Average Weather in November in Lame Deer Montana, United States
Daily high temperatures decrease by 14°F, from 52°F to 38°F, rarely falling below 21°F or exceeding 68°F.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 11°F, from 31°F to 20°F, rarely falling below 3°F or exceeding 42°F.
For reference, on July 27, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Lame Deer typically range from 60°F to 88°F, while on December 29, the coldest day of the year, they range from 13°F to 31°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 Lame Deer experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 50% throughout the month.
The clearest day of the month is November 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 52% of the time.
For reference, on March 20, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 58%, while on August 11, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 76%.
Cloud Cover Categories in November
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Lame Deer, the chance of a wet day over the course of November is decreasing, starting the month at 9% and ending it at 5%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 30% on June 2, and its lowest chance is 3% on February 2.
Over the course of November in Lame Deer, the chance of a day with only rain decreases from 7% to 1%, 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 remains an essentially constant 2% throughout.
Probability of Precipitation in November
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during November in Lame Deer is gradually decreasing, starting the month at 0.4 inches, when it rarely exceeds 0.8 inches, and ending the month at 0.1 inches, when it rarely exceeds 0.2 inches.
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 Lame Deer is essentially constant, remaining about 0.1 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 0.3 inches or falling to 0.0 inches.
Average Monthly Liquid-Equivalent Snowfall in November
Over the course of November in Lame Deer, 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, 8 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 2 minutes, 20 seconds, and weekly decrease of 16 minutes, 20 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is November 30, with 8 hours, 59 minutes of daylight and the longest day is November 1, with 10 hours, 7 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in November
The latest sunrise of the month in Lame Deer is 7:49 AM on November 3 and the earliest sunrise is 59 minutes earlier at 6:50 AM on November 4.
The latest sunset is 5:53 PM on November 1 and the earliest sunset is 1 hour, 29 minutes earlier at 4:24 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 5:17 AM and sets 15 hours, 42 minutes later, at 8:59 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:44 AM and sets 8 hours, 41 minutes later, at 4:25 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in November
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Lame Deer is essentially constant during November, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on July 22, 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 Lame Deer is essentially constant during November, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 10.3 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on January 18, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 11.3 miles per hour, while on July 30, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.6 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in November
Wind Direction in November
The growing season in Lame Deer typically lasts for 4.8 months (148 days), from around May 6 to around October 1, rarely starting before April 17 or after May 25, and rarely ending before September 11 or after October 19.
The month of November in Lame Deer 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 Lame Deer are essentially constant during November, remaining within 11°F of 2,540°F throughout.
Growing Degree Days in November
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Lame Deer is gradually decreasing during November, falling by 0.9 kWh, from 2.6 kWh to 1.7 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 Lame Deer are 45.623 deg latitude, -106.667 deg longitude, and 3,547 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Lame Deer contains significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 541 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 3,495 feet. Within 10 miles contains significant variations in elevation (1,411 feet). Within 50 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (3,012 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Lame Deer is covered by shrubs (46%), grassland (37%), and trees (17%), within 10 miles by grassland (54%) and shrubs (34%), and within 50 miles by grassland (70%) and shrubs (24%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Lame Deer 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 Lame Deer.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Lame Deer 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 Lame Deer is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Lame Deer and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Sheridan County Airport (42%, 98 kilometers, south); Frank Wiley Field (35%, 108 kilometers, northeast); and Logan International Airport (23%, 147 kilometers, west).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .