November 2013 Climate Summaries

NOVEMBER 2013 WAS SLIGHTLY COOLER AND DRIER THAN NORMAL AT
INTERNATIONAL FALLS MN...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR NOVEMBER WAS 25.1 DEGREES WHICH WAS 0.4
DEGREES COOLER THAN THE NORMAL OF 25.5 DEGREES MAKING THIS THE 31ST
COOLEST NOVEMBER IN STATION HISTORY. THE HIGHEST TEMPERATURE FOR THE
MONTH WAS 47 DEGREES ON THE 4TH. THE LOWEST TEMPERATURE WAS 7
DEGREES BELOW ZERO ON THE 23RD. NO DAILY TEMPERATURE RECORDS WERE
TIED OR BROKEN FOR THE MONTH.

NOVEMBER 2013 WAS SLIGHTLY DRIER THAN NORMAL WITH A TOTAL OF 1.21
INCHES OF PRECIPITATION RECORDED FOR THE MONTH. THIS WAS 0.17 INCHES
BELOW THE NORMAL OF 1.38 INCHES MAKING THIS THE 55TH DRIEST NOVEMBER
IN RECORDED HISTORY. THE GREATEST AMOUNT OF PRECIPITATION IN A 24
HOUR PERIOD OCCURRED ON THE 8TH THROUGH THE 9TH WHEN 0.40 INCHES WAS
RECORDED. AT LEAST A TRACE OF PRECIPITATION WAS REPORTED ON 23 DAYS.
AT LEAST 0.01 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION FELL ON 13 DAYS. AT LEAST 0.10
INCHES OF PRECIPITATION FELL ON 3 DAYS. 9.3 INCHES OF SNOW FELL IN
NOVEMBER WHICH WAS 4.4 BELOW THE NORMAL OF 13.7 INCHES MAKING THIS
THE 39TH LEAST SNOWIEST NOVEMBER IN RECORDED HISTORY. NO DAILY
PRECIPITATION RECORDS WERE SET FOR THE MONTH.

THE AVERAGE WIND SPEED FOR THE MONTH WAS 7.6 MPH. THE WINDIEST DAY
FOR THE MONTH WAS ON THE 25TH WITH AN AVERAGE WIND SPEED OF 14.2
MPH. THE GREATEST SUSTAINED WINDS OCCURRED ON THE 25TH WITH A WIND
FROM THE NORTHWEST AT 25 MPH. A PEAK GUST OF 36 MPH FROM THE
NORTHWEST WAS RECORDED ON THE 25TH. THERE WERE 1190 HEATING DEGREE
DAYS FOR THE MONTH WHICH WAS 6 ABOVE THE NORMAL OF 1184. THIS
BROUGHT THE SEASONAL TOTAL TO 2358 WHICH WAS 103 BELOW THE NORMAL OF
2461. THERE WERE 0 COOLING DEGREE DAYS FOR THE MONTH WHICH WAS
NORMAL. THE SEASONAL TOTAL COOLING DEGREE DAYS ARE 224 WHICH IS 32
DEGREES ABOVE THE NORMAL OF 192. THE HIGHEST BAROMETRIC PRESSURE
READING FOR THE MONTH WAS 30.86 INCHES REACHED ON THE 23RD. THE
LOWEST BAROMETRIC WAS 29.27 INCHES REACHED ON THE 17TH.

THE OUTLOOK FOR DECEMBER...NORMAL HIGHS START IN THE MID 20S AND COOL
TO THE MID TEENS AT THE END OF THE MONTH. NORMAL LOWS FOR THE MONTH
START IN THE UPPER SINGLE DIGITS AND COOL TO THE MID SINGLE DIGITS
BELOW ZERO AT THE END OF THE MONTH. NORMAL PRECIPITATION FOR
DECEMBER IS 0.81 INCHES. NORMAL SNOWFALL FOR THE MONTH IS 15.0
INCHES. BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION ARE
FORECASTED FOR DECEMBER.

.NOVEMBER 2013 WAS COOLER AND DRIER THAN NORMAL AT DULUTH MN...

THE AVERAGE TEMPERATURE FOR NOVEMBER WAS 27.9 DEGREES WHICH WAS 0.9
DEGREES COOLER THAN THE NORMAL OF 28.8 DEGREES MAKING THIS THE 53RD
COOLEST NOVEMBER IN STATION HISTORY. THE HIGHEST TEMPERATURE FOR THE
MONTH WAS 50 DEGREES ON THE 15TH. THE LOWEST TEMPERATURE WAS 3
DEGREES BELOW ZERO ON THE 29TH. NO DAILY TEMPERATURE RECORDS WERE BROKEN
OR TIED FOR THE MONTH.

NOVEMBER 2013 WAS DRIER THAN NORMAL WITH A TOTAL OF 0.82 INCHES OF
PRECIPITATION RECORDED FOR THE MONTH. THIS WAS 1.27 INCHES BELOW THE
NORMAL OF 2.09 INCHES TYING THIS FOR THE 34TH DRIEST NOVEMBER IN
RECORDED HISTORY. THE GREATEST AMOUNT OF PRECIPITATION IN A 24 HOUR
PERIOD OCCURRED ON THE 10TH WHEN 0.28 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION WAS
RECORDED. AT LEAST A TRACE OF PRECIPITATION WAS REPORTED ON 18 DAYS.
AT LEAST 0.01 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION FELL ON 10 DAYS. AT LEAST 0.10
INCHES FELL ON 3 DAYS. 4.7 INCHES OF SNOW FELL FOR THE MONTH. THIS
WAS 9.0 INCHES BELOW THE NORMAL OF 13.7 INCHES TYING THIS FOR THE
44TH LEAST SNOWIEST NOVEMBER IN RECORDED HISTORY. NO DAILY
PRECIPITATION RECORDS WERE SET FOR THE MONTH.

THE AVERAGE WIND SPEED FOR THE MONTH WAS 10.2 MPH. THE WINDIEST DAY
FOR THE MONTH WAS ON THE 25TH WITH AN AVERAGE WIND SPEED OF 15.9 MPH.
THE GREATEST SUSTAINED WINDS OCCURRED ON THE 17TH WITH A WIND FROM
THE NORTHWEST AT 30 MPH. A PEAK GUST OF 40 MPH FROM THE WEST WAS RECORDED
ON THE 17TH. THERE WERE 1105 HEATING DEGREE DAYS FOR THE MONTH WHICH
WAS 17 ABOVE THE NORMAL OF 1088. THIS BROUGHT THE SEASONAL TOTAL TO
1957 WHICH WAS 273 BELOW THE NORMAL OF 2213. THERE WERE 0 COOLING
DEGREE DAYS FOR THE MONTH WHICH WAS NORMAL. THE SEASONAL TOTAL
COOLING DEGREE DAYS IS 375 WHICH IS 171 DEGREES ABOVE THE NORMAL OF
204. THE HIGHEST BAROMETRIC PRESSURE READING FOR THE MONTH WAS 30.82
INCHES REACHED ON THE 23RD AND THE LOWEST BAROMETRIC PRESSURE
READING WAS 29.26 INCHES REACHED ON THE 17TH.

THE OUTLOOK FOR DECEMBER...NORMAL HIGHS FOR THE MONTH BEGIN IN THE UPPER
20S AND COOL TO THE UPPER TEENS AT THE END OF THE MONTH. NORMAL LOWS
FOR THE MONTH BEGIN IN THE MID TEENS AND COOL TO THE LOWER SINGLE
DIGITS ABOVE ZERO AT THE END OF THE MONTH. NORMAL PRECIPITATION FOR
DECEMBER IS 1.21 INCHES. NORMAL SNOWFALL FOR THE MONTH IS 17.7
INCHES. COOLER THAN NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND NEAR NORMAL PRECIPITATION
ARE FORECASTED FOR DECEMBER.



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