North Platte and Valentine
Monthly Climate Summary
October 2011

 
OCTOBER 2011
WARMER AND WETTER THAN NORMAL
FOR NORTH PLATTE AND VALENTINE
FOR NORTH PLATTE...THE AVERAGE DAILY MEAN TEMPERATURE FOR OCTOBER
WAS 52.1 DEGREES...WHICH WAS 3.0 DEGREES ABOVE THE NORMAL OF 49.1
DEGREES. THE AVERAGE DAILY HIGH TEMPERATURE WAS 68.3 DEGREES WHICH
WAS 3.8 DEGREES ABOVE THE NORMAL OF 64.5 DEGREES. THE AVERAGE DAILY
LOW TEMPERATURE FOR THE MONTH WAS 35.9 DEGREES WHICH WAS 2.3 DEGREES
ABOVE THE NORMAL OF 33.6 DEGREES. NO DAILY RECORD TEMPERATURES WERE
SET FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER AT NORTH PLATTE.

FOR VALENTINE...THE AVERAGE DAILY MEAN TEMPERATURE FOR OCTOBER WAS
51.3 DEGREES...WHICH WAS 2.8 DEGREES ABOVE THE NORMAL OF 48.5
DEGREES. THE AVERAGE DAILY HIGH TEMPERATURE WAS 66.2 DEGREES...WHICH
WAS 3.2 DEGREES ABOVE THE NORMAL OF 63.0 DEGREES. THE AVERAGE DAILY
LOW TEMPERATURE WAS 36.4 DEGREES...WHICH WAS 2.5 DEGREES ABOVE THE
NORMAL OF 33.9 DEGREES. ONE DAILY TEMPERATURE RECORD WAS SET FOR THE
MONTH. ON THE FIFTH...THE LOW TEMPERATURE AT MILLER FIELD WAS 62
DEGREES. THIS READING WAS THE HIGHEST MINIMUM TEMPERATURE FOR THAT
DATE...ECLIPSING THE RECORD OF 60 SET PREVIOUSLY IN 2007.

FOR PRECIPITATION IN OCTOBER...NORTH PLATTE TOTALED 2.17 INCHES AT
LEE BIRD FIELD...WHICH WAS 0.62 INCHES ABOVE THE NORMAL OF 1.55
INCHES. VALENTINE RECORDED 1.71 INCHES...WHICH WAS 0.46 INCHES ABOVE
THE NORMAL OF 1.25 INCHES. ON THE FIFTH 0.75 INCHES OF RAIN FELL AT
VALENTINE...BREAKING THE RECORD OF 0.74 INCHES SET PREVIOUSLY IN
1962. NO DAILY PRECIPITATION RECORDS WERE SET FOR THE MONTH AT NORTH
PLATTE AND NO SNOW WAS RECORDED AT EITHER VALENTINE OR NORTH PLATTE
FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER.

...NORTH PLATTE AND VALENTINE PRECIPITATION TOTALS FOR THE 12
PREVIOUS MONTHS...

PRECIPITATION DEPARTURE

LBF VTN LBF VTN
MONTH

NOVEMBER 2010 0.62 0.15 -0.14 -0.57
DECEMBER 2010 0.44 0.86 0.04 0.53

JANUARY 2011 1.05 0.74 0.66 0.44
FEBRUARY 2011 0.68 0.87 0.17 0.39
MARCH 2011 0.90 1.42 -0.34 0.31
APRIL 2011 2.19 1.89 0.22 -0.08
MAY 2011 5.69 3.87 2.35 0.67
JUNE 2011 4.17 3.56 1.00 0.55
JULY 2011 3.45 3.08 0.28 -0.29
AUGUST 2011 1.99 3.12 -0.30 0.94
SEPTEMBER 2011 0.98 1.09 -0.43 -0.55
OCTOBER 2011 2.17 1.71 0.62 0.46

TOTALS 24.33 22.36 4.13 2.80

October Temperature Summary for North Platte (Click to zoom)
North Platte Observed October 2011 Temperatures Summary
Compared to Normal and Record High and Low Temperatures
October Temperature Summary for Valentine (Click to zoom)
Valentine Observed October 2011 Temperatures Summary
Compared to Normal and Record High and Low Temperatures
October Precipitation Summary for North Platte (Click to zoom)
North Platte Observed October 2011 Precipitation Summary Compared to Normal and 2010
October Precipitation Summary for Valentine (Click to zoom)
Valentine Observed October 2011 Precipitation Summary Compared to Normal and 2010

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by NWS
Nov 2011
 

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