November 2008 Weather Summary for Dodge City

The average temperature for November 2008 at the Dodge City Regional Airport was 45.1 degrees, which was 2.7 degrees below normal.  The average high temperature was 57.9 degrees and the average low was 32.3 degrees.  The highest temperature was 79 degrees on the 2nd and the lowest was 14 degrees on the 21st.  No records were set during the month.

Precipitation for November 2008 was well below normal with only 0.19 inches recorded.  That was 0.82 inches below normal.  The total precipitation from January 2008 to November 2008 was 18.14 inches, which was 3.44 inches below normal.  For the January through November period, 2008 is the 43rd driest year on record so far.   Only a trace of snow fell during the month and that occurred late on the evening of the 27th and during the early morning hours of the 28th.   The total snowfall for the season is also a trace.  

The average wind speed was 13.1 mph.  The highest wind gust was 60 mph from the west-northwest on the 6th.  The amount of sunshine for the month was 70 percent.


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