November was a windy and sunny month. We had slightly below average rainfall and average temperatures for the month. The temperature averaged 43.0 degrees, 0.2 degrees per day below normal. Maximum temperature was 62.0 degrees on the 7th and 19th, a minimum temperature of 24.0 degrees was recorded on the 10th, 14th and 27th. Daytime high temperatures averaged 52.0 degrees, 1.0 degrees below the norm. Evening temperatures averaged 34.0 degrees, 0.6 degrees above the norm. Temperatures, rainfall and sunshine for the month all were in the normal average for November.
Precipitation totaled 4.28 inches, 0.32 inches below normal. We had 5 rain events spread out evenly during the month. Measurable rain, of 0.10 or more, was recorded on 5 days. The largest 24-hour rainfall was 1.53 inches on the 12th and 13th. Year-to-date rainfall for 2004 is 37.27 inches, 5.41 inches below average for East Wareham.