Hunting Season Begins Tuesday - Daily Climate Normals and Extremes For Nov. 15

Well it's that time of year again...the official start to the hunting season is upon us!  So what weather does November 15 "normally" bring? Here's a brief climatology of many areas in the U.P., find the one nearest to you...

 

Location Marquette NWS Houghton/
Hancock
Iron Mountian/
Kingsford
Ironwood Manistique Marquette City Munising Copper Harbor
Period of Record (POR) 1948 - 2011 1887 - 2000 1899 - 2011 1901 - 2011 1886 - present 1857 - present 1911 - present 1972 - present
Normal High Temperature(degrees F) 38 38 41 37 41 41 40 39

Normal Low Temperature
(degrees F)

23 26 24 23 28 30 28 28
Normal Daily Precipitation (inches) 0.11 0.07 0.07 0.09 0.08 0.10 0.12 N/A

Normal Daily Snowfall (inches)

0.8 0.7 0.2 0.8 N/A 0.4 0.4 N/A
Highest Recorded Daily Temperature
(degrees F)
65 59 65 64 58 67 60 61
Lowest Recorded Daily Temperature
(degrees F)
3 1 -1 -7 1 5 -1 10
Highest Daily Precipitation (inches) 0.96 0.8 1.56 0.96 0.72 0.96 1.35 0.88
Highest Daily Snowfall (inches) 8.4 8.0 9 16.0 5.0 8.4 13.0 4.5

 

And as always, make sure you keep up to date with the latest forecast for your location on Tuesday, so you can be prepared for whatever the weather has in store! 

Happy Hunting!

 



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