Average Weather in November in Prineville Oregon, United States
Daily low temperatures decrease by 6°F, from 34°F to 28°F, rarely falling below 16°F or exceeding 46°F.
For reference, on August 3, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Prineville typically range from 51°F to 88°F, while on December 23, the coldest day of the year, they range from 25°F to 41°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in November
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the hourly average temperatures for the quarter of the year centered on November. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature in November
The month of November in Prineville experiences gradually increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 57% to 62%.
The clearest day of the month is November 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 43% of the time.
For reference, on January 16, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 64%, while on July 28, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 84%.
Cloud Cover Categories in November
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Prineville, the chance of a wet day over the course of November is very rapidly increasing, starting the month at 22% and ending it at 32%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 32% on November 28, and its lowest chance is 6% on August 14.
Over the course of November in Prineville, the chance of a day with only rain increases from 21% to 25%, the chance of a day with mixed snow and rain increases from 1% to 4%, and the chance of a day with only snow increases from 0% to 3%.
Probability of Precipitation in November
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during November in Prineville is gradually increasing, starting the month at 1.3 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.5 inches or falls below 0.3 inches, and ending the month at 1.7 inches, when it rarely exceeds 3.6 inches or falls below 0.4 inches.
The highest average 31-day accumulation is 1.7 inches on November 24.
Average Monthly Rainfall in November
We report snowfall in liquid-equivalent terms. The actual depth of new snowfall is typically between 5 and 10 times the liquid-equivalent amount, assuming the ground is frozen. As with rainfall, we consider the liquid-equivalent snowfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day.
The average sliding 31-day liquid-equivalent snowfall during November in Prineville is essentially constant, remaining about 0.2 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 0.8 inches or falling below -0.0 inches.
Average Monthly Liquid-Equivalent Snowfall in November
Over the course of November in Prineville, the length of the day is rapidly decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 1 hour, 4 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 2 minutes, 12 seconds, and weekly decrease of 15 minutes, 26 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is November 30, with 9 hours, 8 minutes of daylight and the longest day is November 1, with 10 hours, 11 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in November
The latest sunrise of the month in Prineville is 7:44 AM on November 4 and the earliest sunrise is 59 minutes earlier at 6:46 AM on November 5.
The latest sunset is 5:52 PM on November 1 and the earliest sunset is 1 hour, 27 minutes earlier at 4:25 PM on November 30.
Daylight saving time (DST) ends at 1:00 AM on November 5, 2017, shifting sunrise and sunset to be an hour earlier.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 5:19 AM and sets 15 hours, 32 minutes later, at 8:51 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:36 AM and sets 8 hours, 51 minutes later, at 4:27 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in November
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Prineville is essentially constant during November, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on August 14, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time, while on January 1, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in November
The average hourly wind speed in Prineville is increasing during November, increasing from 7.6 miles per hour to 8.9 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on December 3, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.9 miles per hour, while on August 10, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.8 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in November
Wind Direction in November
The growing season in Prineville typically lasts for 4.0 months (122 days), from around May 26 to around September 25, rarely starting before May 8 or after June 18, and rarely ending before September 8 or after October 13.
The month of November in Prineville is reliably fully outside of the growing season.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in November
The average accumulated growing degree days in Prineville are essentially constant during November, remaining within 13°F of 2,290°F throughout.
Growing Degree Days in November
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Prineville is gradually decreasing during November, falling by 1.0 kWh, from 2.6 kWh to 1.6 kWh, over the course of the month.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in November
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Prineville are 44.300 deg latitude, -120.834 deg longitude, and 3,002 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Prineville contains significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 623 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 2,986 feet. Within 10 miles contains significant variations in elevation (2,343 feet). Within 50 miles contains large variations in elevation (9,229 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Prineville is covered by shrubs (53%), artificial surfaces (28%), and cropland (18%), within 10 miles by shrubs (75%) and cropland (19%), and within 50 miles by shrubs (76%) and trees (19%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Prineville year round, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
Temperature and Dew Point
There are 4 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Prineville.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Prineville according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
The estimated value at Prineville is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Prineville and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Roberts Field-Redmond Municipal Airport (85%, 25 kilometers, west); John Day State Airport (6%, 149 kilometers, east); The Dalles Municipal Airport (4.7%, 149 kilometers, north); and Burns Municipal Airport (4.6%, 170 kilometers, southeast).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .