Average Weather in November in College Place Washington, United States
Daily high temperatures decrease by 13°F, from 57°F to 45°F, rarely falling below 32°F or exceeding 67°F.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 7°F, from 42°F to 35°F, rarely falling below 24°F or exceeding 52°F.
For reference, on July 31, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in College Place typically range from 64°F to 93°F, while on December 29, the coldest day of the year, they range from 31°F to 40°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 College Place experiences increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 57% to 67%.
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 15, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 68%, while on July 29, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 82%.
Cloud Cover Categories in November
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In College Place, the chance of a wet day over the course of November is very rapidly increasing, starting the month at 26% and ending it at 36%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 37% on December 1, and its lowest chance is 6% on August 15.
Over the course of November in College Place, the chance of a day with only rain increases from 26% to 32%, the chance of a day with mixed snow and rain remains an essentially constant 1% throughout, and the chance of a day with only snow increases from 0% to 2%.
Probability of Precipitation in November
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during November in College Place is gradually increasing, starting the month at 1.6 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.7 inches or falls below 0.6 inches, and ending the month at 1.9 inches, when it rarely exceeds 3.2 inches or falls below 0.8 inches.
The highest average 31-day accumulation is 2.0 inches on November 23.
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 College Place is essentially constant, remaining about 0.1 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 0.4 inches or falling below -0.0 inches.
Average Monthly Liquid-Equivalent Snowfall in November
Over the course of November in College Place, 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, 9 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 2 minutes, 22 seconds, and weekly decrease of 16 minutes, 36 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is November 30, with 8 hours, 56 minutes of daylight and the longest day is November 1, with 10 hours, 5 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in November
The latest sunrise of the month in College Place is 7:37 AM on November 3 and the earliest sunrise is 59 minutes earlier at 6:38 AM on November 4.
The latest sunset is 5:39 PM on November 1 and the earliest sunset is 1 hour, 29 minutes earlier at 4:10 PM on November 30.
Daylight saving time (DST) ends at 1:00 AM on November 4, 2018, shifting sunrise and sunset to be an hour earlier.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 5:02 AM and sets 15 hours, 46 minutes later, at 8:48 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:32 AM and sets 8 hours, 38 minutes later, at 4:10 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in November
The chance that a given day will be muggy in College Place is essentially constant during November, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on July 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 College Place is gradually increasing during November, increasing from 7.6 miles per hour to 8.3 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on November 19, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.3 miles per hour, while on September 9, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 6.7 miles per hour.
The highest daily average wind speed during November is 8.3 miles per hour on November 19.
Average Wind Speed in November
Wind Direction in November
The growing season in College Place typically lasts for 7.7 months (236 days), from around March 14 to around November 5, rarely starting before February 14 or after April 7, and rarely ending before October 13 or after November 27.
During November in College Place, the chance that a given day is within the growing season is very rapidly decreasing falling from 57% to 7% 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 College Place are gradually increasing during November, increasing by 45°F, from 3,319°F to 3,364°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in November
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in College Place is gradually decreasing during November, falling by 0.9 kWh, from 2.2 kWh to 1.3 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 College Place are 46.049 deg latitude, -118.388 deg longitude, and 810 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of College Place contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 213 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 804 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (2,454 feet). Within 50 miles contains large variations in elevation (6,096 feet).
The area within 2 miles of College Place is covered by cropland (49%) and artificial surfaces (48%), within 10 miles by cropland (77%) and grassland (11%), and within 50 miles by shrubs (39%) and cropland (30%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in College Place 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 College Place.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and College Place 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 College Place is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between College Place and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Walla Walla Regional Airport (78%, 9 kilometers, northeast); Eastern Oregon Regional Airport (10%, 53 kilometers, southwest); Meacham, Meacham (3.8%, 60 kilometers, south); and Tri-Cities Airport (9%, 61 kilometers, northwest).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .