Update to the provisional data for September 2012 to July 2013 and includes provisional data for September 2013. The statistics include average speeds for the weekday morning peak period on local ‘A’ roads in England.
In the year ending September 2013, provisional data show that the average speed on locally managed ‘A’ roads in England during the weekday morning peak was 24.9 mph. This is a 0.2% decrease on the year-ending June 2013.
For individual months, average speeds on locally managed ‘A’ roads in England were slightly slower in July 2013 (down 0.4%) and September 2013 (down 1.6 %) compared to the same months in 2012.