November was a cold, cloudy and wet month. Temperatures averaged 42 degrees for the month, 1.2 degrees below normal and 7.2 degrees colder than November 2001. Daytime temperatures averaged 49.7 degrees, 3.3 degrees below normal. The evening temperatures averaged 34.5 degrees, 1.1 degrees above normal. A maximum temperature of 65.0 degrees was recorded on the 11th and a minimum temperature of 18.0 degrees was recorded on the 28th.
Precipitation totaled 6.50 inch, which was 1.9 inches above normal for the month. We have had 43.33 inches of rain to date for the year 2002. This is 0.65 inches above the average for the year to date and yet we are still 4.0 inches below average for the past 12 months. We had measurable rain (0.10 inches or above) on 9 days. The greatest 24-hour rainfall was 3.10 inches, which came on the 16th - 17th. We also had light snow fall recorded on two days (the 26th and 29th) with no accumulation.
Sunshine totaled 40% of the possible sunshine hours (3 points less then average). November is known to be a very cloudy month.