Average Weather in November in Ax-les-Thermes France
Daily low temperatures decrease by 7°F, from 36°F to 29°F, rarely falling below 20°F or exceeding 44°F.
For reference, on August 4, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Ax-les-Thermes typically range from 53°F to 74°F, while on January 15, the coldest day of the year, they range from 25°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 Ax-les-Thermes experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 58% throughout the month. The highest chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 60% on November 24.
The clearest day of the month is November 30, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 43% of the time.
For reference, on November 24, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 60%, while on July 20, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 75%.
Cloud Cover Categories in November
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Ax-les-Thermes, the chance of a wet day over the course of November is essentially constant, remaining around 24% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 28% on May 2, and its lowest chance is 15% on July 14.
Over the course of November in Ax-les-Thermes, the chance of a day with only rain decreases from 21% to 16%, the chance of a day with mixed snow and rain increases from 2% to 5%, and the chance of a day with only snow remains an essentially constant 1% throughout.
Probability of Precipitation in November
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during November in Ax-les-Thermes is gradually decreasing, starting the month at 1.7 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.9 inches or falls below 0.5 inches, and ending the month at 1.4 inches, when it rarely exceeds 2.8 inches or falls below 0.3 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 Ax-les-Thermes is essentially constant, remaining about 0.2 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 0.7 inches or falling below -0.0 inches.
Average Monthly Liquid-Equivalent Snowfall in November
Over the course of November in Ax-les-Thermes, 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, 1 minute, implying an average daily decrease of 2 minutes, 5 seconds, and weekly decrease of 14 minutes, 36 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is November 30, with 9 hours, 18 minutes of daylight and the longest day is November 1, with 10 hours, 19 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in November
The earliest sunrise of the month in Ax-les-Thermes is 7:26 AM on November 1 and the latest sunrise is 36 minutes later at 8:02 AM on November 30.
The latest sunset is 5:45 PM on November 1 and the earliest sunset is 25 minutes earlier at 5:20 PM on November 30.
Daylight saving time is observed in Ax-les-Thermes during 2017, but it neither starts nor ends during November, so the entire month is in standard time.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 6:14 AM and sets 15 hours, 20 minutes later, at 9:34 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:19 AM and sets 9 hours, 2 minutes later, at 5:21 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in November
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Ax-les-Thermes is essentially constant during November, remaining around 0% throughout.
Humidity Comfort Levels in November
The average hourly wind speed in Ax-les-Thermes is essentially constant during November, remaining within 0.2 miles per hour of 5.9 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on February 20, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 6.7 miles per hour, while on August 27, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 4.4 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in November
Wind Direction in November
The growing season in Ax-les-Thermes typically lasts for 5.5 months (167 days), from around May 3 to around October 17, rarely starting before April 15 or after May 23, and rarely ending before September 28 or after November 5.
The month of November in Ax-les-Thermes is more likely than not fully outside of the growing season, with the chance that a given day is in the growing season decreasing from 16% to -0% 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 Ax-les-Thermes are essentially constant during November, remaining within 7°F of 1,453°F throughout.
Growing Degree Days in November
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Ax-les-Thermes is gradually decreasing during November, falling by 0.8 kWh, from 2.7 kWh to 1.9 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 Ax-les-Thermes are 42.720 deg latitude, 1.838 deg longitude, and 3,963 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Ax-les-Thermes contains large variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 3,146 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 3,424 feet. Within 10 miles contains large variations in elevation (7,533 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (10,072 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Ax-les-Thermes is covered by trees (60%), cropland (18%), and grassland (16%), within 10 miles by trees (50%) and grassland (25%), and within 50 miles by trees (49%) and cropland (22%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Ax-les-Thermes 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 Ax-les-Thermes.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Ax-les-Thermes 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 Ax-les-Thermes is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Ax-les-Thermes and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Carcassonne-Salvaza (26%, 67 kilometers, northeast); Saint-Girons - Antichan (35%, 68 kilometers, northwest); Perpignan–Rivesaltes Airport (21%, 84 kilometers, east); and Aeroport de Girona - Costa Brava (18%, 119 kilometers, southeast).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .