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Average Weather in November in Bostonia California, United States

Daily low temperatures decrease by 7°F, from 50°F to 43°F, rarely falling below 37°F or exceeding 56°F.

For reference, on August 24, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Bostonia typically range from 64°F to 88°F, while on December 27, the coldest day of the year, they range from 41°F to 68°F.

Average High and Low Temperature in November

The daily average high (red line) and low (blue line) temperature, with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands. The thin dotted lines are the corresponding average perceived temperatures.

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

Average Hourly Temperature in November in Bostonia1815222911223344556677889910101111121213131414151516161717181819192020212122222323242425252626272728282929303012 AM4 AM8 AM12 PM4 PM8 PM12 AMOctDecvery coldcoldcoldcoolcoolcomfortablewarm
The average hourly temperature, color coded into bands: frigid < 15°F < freezing < 32°F < very cold < 45°F < cold < 55°F < cool < 65°F < comfortable < 75°F < warm < 85°F < hot < 95°F < sweltering. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

Berrechid, Morocco (5,970 miles away) and Calitzdorp, South Africa (10,070 miles) are the far-away foreign places with temperatures most similar to Bostonia (view comparison).

Clouds

The month of November in Bostonia experiences increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 26% to 35%.

The clearest day of the month is November 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 74% of the time.

For reference, on February 20, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 45%, while on September 10, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 90%.

Cloud Cover Categories in November

Cloud Cover Categories in November in Bostonia181522291122334455667788991010111112121313141415151616171718181919202021212222232324242525262627272828292930300%100%10%90%20%80%30%70%40%60%50%50%60%40%70%30%80%20%90%10%100%0%OctDecNov 174%Nov 174%Nov 3065%Nov 3065%Nov 1170%Nov 1170%Nov 2167%Nov 2167%clearmostly clearmostly cloudyovercastpartly cloudy
The percentage of time spent in each cloud cover band, categorized by the percentage of the sky covered by clouds: clear < 20% < mostly clear < 40% < partly cloudy < 60% < mostly cloudy < 80% < overcast.

Precipitation

A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Bostonia, the chance of a wet day over the course of November is increasing, starting the month at 7% and ending it at 12%.

For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 21% on February 22, and its lowest chance is 1% on June 27.

Probability of Precipitation in November

The percentage of days in which various types of precipitation are observed, excluding trace quantities: rain alone, snow alone, and mixed (both rain and snow fell in the same day).

Rainfall

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 Bostonia is increasing, starting the month at 0.7 inches, when it rarely exceeds 1.8 inches or falls below -0.0 inches, and ending the month at 1.3 inches, when it rarely exceeds 3.2 inches.

Average Monthly Rainfall in November

The average rainfall (solid line) accumulated over the course of a sliding 31-day period centered on the day in question, with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands. The thin dotted line is the corresponding average liquid-equivalent snowfall.

Sun

Over the course of November in Bostonia, the length of the day is decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 41 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 1 minute, 25 seconds, and weekly decrease of 9 minutes, 52 seconds.

The shortest day of the month is November 30, with 10 hours, 10 minutes of daylight and the longest day is November 1, with 10 hours, 51 minutes of daylight.

Hours of Daylight and Twilight in November

The number of hours during which the Sun is visible (black line). From bottom (most yellow) to top (most gray), the color bands indicate: full daylight, twilight (civil, nautical, and astronomical), and full night.

The latest sunrise of the month in Bostonia is 7:08 AM on November 4 and the earliest sunrise is 59 minutes earlier at 6:09 AM on November 5.

The latest sunset is 5:56 PM on November 1 and the earliest sunset is 1 hour, 15 minutes earlier at 4:41 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 5:40 AM and sets 14 hours, 19 minutes later, at 7:59 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 6:46 AM and sets 9 hours, 59 minutes later, at 4:45 PM.

Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in November

Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in November in Bostonia1815222911223344556677889910101111121213131414151516161717181819192020212122222323242425252626272728282929303012 AM2 AM4 AM6 AM8 AM10 AM12 PM2 PM4 PM6 PM8 PM10 PM12 AMOctDec6:09 AM6:09 AMNov 54:53 PMNov 54:53 PM6:31 AM6:31 AMNov 304:41 PMNov 304:41 PM6:23 AM6:23 AMNov 214:43 PMNov 214:43 PMDSTNov 5DSTNov 5SolarMidnightSolarMidnightSolarNoonSunriseSunset
The solar day over the course of November. From bottom to top, the black lines are the previous solar midnight, sunrise, solar noon, sunset, and the next solar midnight. The day, twilights (civil, nautical, and astronomical), and night are indicated by the color bands from yellow to gray. The transitions to and from daylight saving time are indicated by the 'DST' labels.

Humidity

We base the humidity comfort level on the dew point, as it determines whether perspiration will evaporate from the skin, thereby cooling the body. Lower dew points feel drier and higher dew points feel more humid. Unlike temperature, which typically varies significantly between night and day, dew point tends to change more slowly, so while the temperature may drop at night, a muggy day is typically followed by a muggy night.

The chance that a given day will be muggy in Bostonia is essentially constant during November, remaining around 0% throughout.

For reference, on August 22, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 7% 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

Humidity Comfort Levels in November in Bostonia181522291122334455667788991010111112121313141415151616171718181919202021212222232324242525262627272828292930300%10%20%30%40%50%60%70%80%90%100%OctDecNov 10%Nov 10%Nov 300%Nov 300%Nov 110%Nov 110%Nov 210%Nov 210%humidhumidcomfortablecomfortabledrydry
The percentage of time spent at various humidity comfort levels, categorized by dew point: dry < 55°F < comfortable < 60°F < humid < 65°F < muggy < 70°F < oppressive < 75°F < miserable.

Wind

This section discusses the wide-area hourly average wind vector (speed and direction) at 10 meters above the ground. The wind experienced at any given location is highly dependent on local topography and other factors, and instantaneous wind speed and direction vary more widely than hourly averages.

The average hourly wind speed in Bostonia is increasing during November, increasing from 6.6 miles per hour to 7.6 miles per hour over the course of the month.

For reference, on December 30, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.2 miles per hour, while on September 8, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 5.8 miles per hour.

Average Wind Speed in November

The average of mean hourly wind speeds (dark gray line), with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands.
The wind direction in Bostonia during November is predominantly out of the west from November 1 to November 18 and the east from November 18 to November 30.

Wind Direction in November

Wind Direction in November in BostoniaWE181522291122334455667788991010111112121313141415151616171718181919202021212222232324242525262627272828292930300%100%10%90%20%80%30%70%40%60%50%50%60%40%70%30%80%20%90%10%100%0%OctDecwesteastnorthsouth
The percentage of hours in which the mean wind direction is from each of the four cardinal wind directions (north, east, south, and west), excluding hours in which the mean wind speed is less than 1 mph. The lightly tinted areas at the boundaries are the percentage of hours spent in the implied intermediate directions (northeast, southeast, southwest, and northwest).

Water Temperature

Bostonia is located near a large body of water (e.g., ocean, sea, or large lake). This section reports on the wide-area average surface temperature of that water.

The average surface water temperature in Bostonia is gradually decreasing during November, falling by 3°F, from 65°F to 62°F, over the course of the month.

Average Water Temperature in November

The daily average water temperature (purple line), with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands.

Growing Season

Definitions of the growing season vary throughout the world, but for the purposes of this report, we define it as the longest continuous period of non-freezing temperatures (≥ 32°F) in the year (the calendar year in the Northern Hemisphere, or from July 1 until June 30 in the Southern Hemisphere).

While it does not do so every year, freezing temperatures are seen in Bostonia over some winters. The day least likely to be in the growing season is January 5, with a 66% chance.

Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in November

Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in November in Bostoniagrowing season181522291122334455667788991010111112121313141415151616171718181919202021212222232324242525262627272828292930300%100%10%90%20%80%30%70%40%60%50%50%60%40%70%30%80%20%90%10%100%0%OctDec100%Nov 1100%Nov 192%Nov 3092%Nov 3099%Nov 1199%Nov 1197%Nov 2197%Nov 21very coldcoldcoolcomfortablewarmhot
The percentage of time spent in various temperature bands: frigid < 15°F < freezing < 32°F < very cold < 45°F < cold < 55°F < cool < 65°F < comfortable < 75°F < warm < 85°F < hot < 95°F < sweltering. The black line is the percentage chance that a given day is within the growing season.

Growing degree days are a measure of yearly heat accumulation used to predict plant and animal development, and defined as the integral of warmth above a base temperature, discarding any excess above a maximum temperature. In this report, we use a base of 50°F and a cap of 86°F.

The average accumulated growing degree days in Bostonia are increasing during November, increasing by 277°F, from 4,424°F to 4,702°F, over the course of the month.

Growing Degree Days in November

The average growing degree days accumulated over the course of November, with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands.

Solar Energy

This section discusses the total daily incident shortwave solar energy reaching the surface of the ground over a wide area, taking full account of seasonal variations in the length of the day, the elevation of the Sun above the horizon, and absorption by clouds and other atmospheric constituents. Shortwave radiation includes visible light and ultraviolet radiation.

The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Bostonia is gradually decreasing during November, falling by 0.9 kWh, from 4.4 kWh to 3.4 kWh, over the course of the month.

Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in November

Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in November in Bostonia181522291122334455667788991010111112121313141415151616171718181919202021212222232324242525262627272828292930300.0 kWh0.5 kWh1.0 kWh1.5 kWh2.0 kWh2.5 kWh3.0 kWh3.5 kWh4.0 kWh4.5 kWh5.0 kWh5.5 kWh6.0 kWh6.5 kWhOctDecNov 14.4 kWhNov 14.4 kWhNov 303.4 kWhNov 303.4 kWhNov 114.0 kWhNov 114.0 kWhNov 213.7 kWhNov 213.7 kWh
The average daily shortwave solar energy reaching the ground per square meter (orange line), with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands.

Topography

For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Bostonia are 32.808 deg latitude, -116.936 deg longitude, and 568 ft elevation.

The topography within 2 miles of Bostonia contains significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 781 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 555 feet. Within 10 miles contains significant variations in elevation (3,560 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (6,516 feet).

The area within 2 miles of Bostonia is covered by artificial surfaces (94%), within 10 miles by shrubs (50%) and artificial surfaces (33%), and within 50 miles by shrubs (47%) and water (30%).

Data Sources

This report illustrates the typical weather in Bostonia 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 3 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Bostonia.

For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Bostonia 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 Bostonia is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Bostonia and a given station.

The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Gillespie Field (87%, 4.0 kilometers, northwest); Brown Field Municipal Airport (11%, 27 kilometers, south); and Campo (2.2%, 48 kilometers, southeast).

Other Data

All data relating to the Sun's position (e.g., sunrise and sunset) are computed using astronomical formulas from the book, Astronomical Tables of the Sun, Moon and Planets , by Jean Meeus.

All other weather data, including cloud cover, precipitation, wind speed and direction, and solar flux, come from NASA's MERRA-2 Modern-Era Retrospective Analysis . This reanalysis combines a variety of wide-area measurements in a state-of-the-art global meteorological model to reconstruct the hourly history of weather throughout the world on a 50-kilometer grid.

Land Use data comes from the Global Land Cover SHARE database , published by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.

Elevation data comes from the Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) , published by NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

Names, locations, and time zones of places and some airports come from the GeoNames Geographical Database .

Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .

Maps are © Esri, with data from National Geographic, Esri, DeLorme, NAVTEQ, UNEP-WCMC, USGS, NASA, ESA, METI, NRCAN, GEBCO, NOAA, and iPC.

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We draw particular cautious attention to our reliance on the MERRA-2 model-based reconstructions for a number of important data series. While having the tremendous advantages of temporal and spatial completeness, these reconstructions: (1) are based on computer models that may have model-based errors, (2) are coarsely sampled on a 50 km grid and are therefore unable to reconstruct the local variations of many microclimates, and (3) have particular difficulty with the weather in some coastal areas, especially small islands.

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