Regional values

Regional values for March 2021

These regional values use the latest available data from the UK climate network of observing stations. They show the Met Office's best assessment of the weather that was experienced across the UK. The columns headed 'Anom' (anomaly) show the differences from or percentages of the long-term averages.

Regional values compared with 1961 to 1990 averages
(Act=Actual, Anom=Anomaly)
Region Max temp Min temp Mean temp Sunshine Rainfall Days rain
≥1 mm
Days
air frost
Act
°C
Anom
°C
Act
°C
Anom
°C
Act
°C
Anom
°C
Act
hours
Anom
%
Act
mm
Anom
%
Act
days
Anom
days
Act
days
Anom
days
UK 9.8 1.8 3.0 1.6 6.4 1.7 101.9 102 84.3 92 11.1 -2.7 5.2 -4.9
England 10.6 1.8 3.3 1.6 7.0 1.7 110.6 106 50.0 75 8.8 -2.9 4.0 -4.6
Wales 9.8 1.7 3.0 1.2 6.4 1.5 105.5 104 96.9 85 11.8 -2.8 6.5 -2.0
Scotland 8.3 1.8 2.2 1.8 5.3 1.8 91.1 99 140.4 109 14.3 -2.1 7.1 -6.0
N Ireland 10.1 1.6 3.6 1.8 6.8 1.7 74.1 76 74.0 81 12.8 -2.9 2.9 -5.2
England & Wales 10.5 1.8 3.3 1.5 6.9 1.7 109.9 105 56.4 77 9.2 -2.9 4.4 -4.3
England N 10.0 2.2 3.2 2.0 6.6 2.1 106.1 109 74.9 99 10.0 -2.5 4.7 -5.3
England S 10.9 1.7 3.3 1.4 7.1 1.5 112.9 104 36.8 60 8.2 -3.1 3.7 -4.3
Scotland N 7.8 1.5 2.1 1.8 4.9 1.6 81.6 94 174.8 120 16.4 -2.0 7.5 -6.1
Scotland E 8.7 2.3 1.9 1.9 5.3 2.1 105.3 108 84.6 91 11.3 -2.6 7.9 -6.7
Scotland W 8.7 1.7 2.7 1.7 5.7 1.7 88.6 97 154.3 107 14.6 -1.7 5.8 -5.1
England E & NE 10.4 2.4 3.3 2.1 6.9 2.3 110.0 110 40.9 67 8.1 -3.5 4.1 -6.0
England NW & Wales N 9.6 1.8 3.1 1.5 6.3 1.7 106.3 110 121.9 119 12.6 -1.5 6.2 -2.8
Midlands 10.6 2.0 3.3 1.8 7.0 1.9 102.9 102 45.2 72 8.5 -3.2 4.3 -5.0
East Anglia 10.8 1.5 3.3 1.5 7.1 1.5 111.2 104 34.5 75 9.6 -0.8 2.0 -5.9
England SW & Wales S 10.6 1.6 3.5 1.2 7.0 1.4 114.5 105 62.2 62 9.8 -3.8 5.0 -2.2
England SE & Central S 11.1 1.6 3.1 1.0 7.1 1.3 118.8 104 35.8 58 7.1 -3.9 3.9 -4.1
Regional values compared with 1981 to 2010 averages
(Act=Actual, Anom=Anomaly)
Region Max temp Min temp Mean temp Sunshine Rainfall Days rain
≥1 mm
Days
air frost
Act
°C
Anom
°C
Act
°C
Anom
°C
Act
°C
Anom
°C
Act
hours
Anom
%
Act
mm
Anom
%
Act
days
Anom
days
Act
days
Anom
days
UK 9.8 0.9 3.0 0.9 6.4 0.9 101.9 100 84.3 89 11.1 -2.8 5.2 -2.9
England 10.6 0.8 3.3 0.7 7.0 0.8 110.6 103 50.0 78 8.8 -2.6 4.0 -2.6
Wales 9.8 0.8 3.0 0.4 6.4 0.7 105.5 104 96.9 83 11.8 -3.1 6.5 0.2
Scotland 8.3 1.1 2.2 1.2 5.3 1.1 91.1 98 140.4 100 14.3 -2.9 7.1 -4.2
N Ireland 10.1 0.8 3.6 1.2 6.8 1.0 74.1 75 74.0 78 12.8 -3.4 2.9 -3.3
England & Wales 10.5 0.8 3.3 0.7 6.9 0.8 109.9 103 56.4 79 9.2 -2.7 4.4 -2.2
England N 10.0 1.2 3.2 1.2 6.6 1.2 106.1 104 74.9 100 10.0 -2.4 4.7 -3.1
England S 10.9 0.7 3.3 0.4 7.1 0.5 112.9 102 36.8 64 8.2 -2.7 3.7 -2.3
Scotland N 7.8 0.9 2.1 1.3 4.9 1.0 81.6 95 174.8 110 16.4 -3.1 7.5 -4.3
Scotland E 8.7 1.4 1.9 1.3 5.3 1.3 105.3 104 84.6 87 11.3 -2.8 7.9 -4.7
Scotland W 8.7 0.9 2.7 1.0 5.7 1.0 88.6 96 154.3 96 14.6 -2.8 5.8 -3.5
England E & NE 10.4 1.3 3.3 1.3 6.9 1.3 110.0 104 40.9 71 8.1 -3.0 4.1 -3.8
England NW & Wales N 9.6 0.9 3.1 0.7 6.3 0.8 106.3 107 121.9 115 12.6 -1.9 6.2 -0.7
Midlands 10.6 0.9 3.3 0.9 7.0 0.9 102.9 98 45.2 77 8.5 -2.8 4.3 -2.6
East Anglia 10.8 0.4 3.3 0.5 7.1 0.5 111.2 101 34.5 80 9.6 -0.4 2.0 -4.0
England SW & Wales S 10.6 0.8 3.5 0.4 7.0 0.6 114.5 106 62.2 63 9.8 -3.8 5.0 -0.2
England SE & Central S 11.1 0.6 3.1 0.1 7.1 0.3 118.8 104 35.8 62 7.1 -3.3 3.9 -2.3