Average Weather in November in El Granada California, United States
Daily high temperatures decrease by 4°F, from 64°F to 60°F, rarely falling below 54°F or exceeding 72°F.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 3°F, from 49°F to 46°F, rarely falling below 39°F or exceeding 55°F.
For reference, on September 20, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in El Granada typically range from 53°F to 66°F, while on December 30, the coldest day of the year, they range from 44°F to 58°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
Valparaíso, Chile (5,876 miles away); Tejeda, Spain (5,897 miles); and Ulverstone, Australia (7,920 miles) are the far-away foreign places with temperatures most similar to El Granada (view comparison).
The month of November in El Granada experiences rapidly increasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy increasing from 36% to 48%.
The clearest day of the month is November 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 64% of the time.
For reference, on January 11, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 54%, while on August 8, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 91%.
Cloud Cover Categories in November
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In El Granada, the chance of a wet day over the course of November is very rapidly increasing, starting the month at 14% and ending it at 24%.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 29% on February 21, and its lowest chance is -0% on July 20.
Probability of Precipitation in November
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during November in El Granada is rapidly increasing, starting the month at 1.5 inches, when it rarely exceeds 3.4 inches or falls below 0.1 inches, and ending the month at 2.8 inches, when it rarely exceeds 5.8 inches or falls below 0.4 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in November
Over the course of November in El Granada, the length of the day is decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 49 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 1 minute, 42 seconds, and weekly decrease of 11 minutes, 56 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is November 30, with 9 hours, 47 minutes of daylight and the longest day is November 1, with 10 hours, 37 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in November
The latest sunrise of the month in El Granada 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 6:11 PM on November 1 and the earliest sunset is 1 hour, 19 minutes earlier at 4:52 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 5:49 AM and sets 14 hours, 45 minutes later, at 8:34 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:20 AM and sets 9 hours, 34 minutes later, at 4:55 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in November
The chance that a given day will be muggy in El Granada is essentially constant during November, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on September 17, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time, while on January 18, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in November
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in El Granada is increasing during November, increasing from 8.6 miles per hour to 10.0 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on May 9, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 11.1 miles per hour, while on October 5, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.1 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in November
Wind Direction in November
El Granada 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 El Granada is essentially constant during November, remaining within 1°F of 56°F throughout.
Average Water Temperature in November
Temperatures in El Granada are sufficiently warm year round that it is not entirely meaningful to discuss the growing season in these terms. We nevertheless include the chart below as an illustration of the distribution of temperatures experienced throughout the year.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in November
The average accumulated growing degree days in El Granada are gradually increasing during November, increasing by 140°F, from 1,737°F to 1,877°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in November
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in El Granada is decreasing during November, falling by 1.1 kWh, from 3.6 kWh to 2.5 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 El Granada are 37.503 deg latitude, -122.469 deg longitude, and 82 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of El Granada contains very significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 1,270 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 249 feet. Within 10 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (2,277 feet). Within 50 miles contains large variations in elevation (4,321 feet).
The area within 2 miles of El Granada is covered by trees (31%), water (23%), artificial surfaces (18%), and shrubs (17%), within 10 miles by water (50%) and trees (17%), and within 50 miles by water (56%) and grassland (13%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in El Granada 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 El Granada.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and El Granada 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 El Granada is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between El Granada and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Half Moon Bay Airport (87%, 3.0 kilometers, west); San Francisco International Airport (7%, 16 kilometers, northeast); and San Carlos Airport (5%, 19 kilometers, east).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .