Average Weather in November in McFarland California, United States
In McFarland, the month of November is characterized by rapidly falling daily high temperatures, with daily highs decreasing by 12°F, from 74°F to 62°F over the course of the month, and rarely exceeding 82°F or dropping below 54°F.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 8°F, from 49°F to 41°F, rarely falling below 34°F or exceeding 56°F.
For reference, on July 19, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in McFarland typically range from 68°F to 99°F, while on December 30, the coldest day of the year, they range from 38°F to 57°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 McFarland experiences increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 27% to 38%.
The clearest day of the month is November 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 73% of the time.
For reference, on February 22, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 44%, while on August 9, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 92%.
Cloud Cover Categories in November
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In McFarland, the chance of a wet day over the course of November is increasing, starting the month at 9% and ending it at 13%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 23% on February 21, and its lowest chance is 0% on June 27.
Probability of Precipitation in November
To show variation within the month and not just the monthly total, we show the rainfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day.
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during November in McFarland is increasing, starting the month at 0.8 inches, when it rarely exceeds 1.8 inches, and ending the month at 1.3 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.9 inches or falls below 0.2 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in November
Over the course of November in McFarland, the length of the day is decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 46 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 1 minute, 35 seconds, and weekly decrease of 11 minutes, 2 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is November 30, with 9 hours, 56 minutes of daylight and the longest day is November 1, with 10 hours, 42 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in November
The latest sunrise of the month in McFarland is 7:22 AM on November 4 and the earliest sunrise is 59 minutes earlier at 6:23 AM on November 5.
The latest sunset is 6:01 PM on November 1 and the earliest sunset is 1 hour, 17 minutes earlier at 4:43 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 5:41 AM and sets 14 hours, 35 minutes later, at 8:16 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:02 AM and sets 9 hours, 44 minutes later, at 4:47 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in November
The chance that a given day will be muggy in McFarland is essentially constant during November, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on August 29, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 1% 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 McFarland is essentially constant during November, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 4.3 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on May 31, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 6.7 miles per hour, while on November 12, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.3 miles per hour.
The lowest daily average wind speed during November is 4.3 miles per hour on November 12.
Average Wind Speed in November
Wind Direction in November
The growing season in McFarland typically lasts for 11 months (323 days), from around January 22 to around December 11, rarely starting after March 2, or ending before November 20.
The month of November in McFarland is more likely than not fully within the growing season, with the chance that a given day is in the growing season rapidly decreasing from 100% to 74% over the course of the month.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in November
The average accumulated growing degree days in McFarland is increasing during November, increasing by 191°F, from 5,080°F to 5,270°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in November
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in McFarland is decreasing during November, falling by 1.0 kWh, from 4.0 kWh to 3.0 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 McFarland are 35.678 deg latitude, -119.229 deg longitude, and 358 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of McFarland is essentially flat, with a maximum elevation change of 75 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 357 feet. Within 10 miles is essentially flat (692 feet). Within 50 miles contains significant variations in elevation (9,075 feet).
The area within 2 miles of McFarland is covered by cropland (92%), within 10 miles by cropland (86%), and within 50 miles by cropland (41%) and grassland (36%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in McFarland 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 McFarland.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and McFarland 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 McFarland is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between McFarland and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Meadows Field (53%, 31 kilometers, southeast); Porterville Municipal Airport (35%, 42 kilometers, north); Paso Robles Municipal Airport (7%, 126 kilometers, west); and Santa Maria Airport (6%, 141 kilometers, southwest).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .