This report describes the typical weather at the Tashkent Airport (Tashkent, Uzbekistan) weather station over the course of an average November. It is based on the historical records from 1997 to 2012. Earlier records are either unavailable or unreliable.
Tashkent has a continental climate with dry hot summers. The area within 25 mi of this station is covered by croplands (66%), grasslands (26%), and built-up areas (7%).
The month of November is characterized by very rapidly falling daily high temperatures, with daily highs decreasing from 65°F to 50°F over the course of the month, exceeding 77°F or dropping below 39°F only one day in ten.
Over the course of November, the length of the day is gradually decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 58 minutes, implying an average day-over-day decrease of 1.9 minutes.
The shortest day of the month is November 30 with 9:26 hours of daylight; the longest day is November 1 with 10:24 hours of daylight.
The earliest sunrise is at 6:54am on November 1; the latest sunset is at 5:19pm on November 1; the latest sunrise is at 7:28am on November 30; the earliest sunset is at 4:54pm on November 30.
Daylight saving time (DST) is not observed in 2012.
The median cloud cover ranges from 59% (partly cloudy) to 81% (mostly cloudy). The trend is for the sky to be becoming rapidly cloudier with the median cloud cover increasing by 22% from the start to the end of the month.
On November 1, the clearest day of the month, the sky is clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy 43% of the time, and overcast or mostly cloudy 33% of the time.
On November 30, the cloudiest day of the month, the sky is overcast, mostly cloudy, or partly cloudy 59% of the time, and clear or mostly clear 22% of the time.
The probability that precipitation will be observed at this location varies throughout the month. Precipitation is most likely around November 30, occurring in 40% of days. Precipitation is least likely around November 1, occurring in 30% of days.
Throughout November, the most common forms of precipitation are moderate rain, light rain, and moderate snow.
Moderate rain is the most severe precipitation observed during 43% of those days with precipitation. It is most likely around November 22, when it is observed during 16% of all days.
Light rain is the most severe precipitation observed during 30% of those days with precipitation. It is most likely around November 10, when it is observed during 11% of all days.
Moderate snow is the most severe precipitation observed during 15% of those days with precipitation. It is most likely around November 30, when it is observed during 9% of all days.
The likelihood of snow falling is highest around November 30, occurring in 14% of days.
Accumulation at this location in November is extremely unlikely. The chances of there being snow on the ground are highest around November 29, occurring 4% of the time.
The snow is typically at its deepest on November 27, with a median depth of 2.7"; the depth exceeds 3.5" only one year out of ten.
The relative humidity typically ranges from 40% (comfortable) to 91% (very humid) over the course of a typical November, rarely dropping below 20% (dry) and reaching as high as 100% (very humid).
The air is driest around November 1, at which time the relative humidity drops below 51% (mildly humid) three days out of four; it is most humid around November 30, rising above 88% (very humid) three days out of four.
Dew point is often a better measure of how comfortable a person will find the weather than relative humidity because it more directly relates to whether perspiration will evaporate from the skin, thereby cooling the body. Lower dew points feel drier and higher dew points feel more humid.
Over the course of a typical November, the dew point typically varies from 27°F (dry) to 44°F (dry) and is rarely below 18°F (dry) or above 51°F (very comfortable).
Over the course of November typical wind speeds vary from 0 mph to 7 mph (calm to light breeze), rarely exceeding 12 mph (gentle breeze).
The highest average wind speed of 4 mph (light breeze) occurs around November 8, at which time the average daily maximum wind speed is 7 mph (light breeze).
The lowest average wind speed of 3 mph (light air) occurs around November 28, at which time the average daily maximum wind speed is 7 mph (light breeze).