Average Weather in November in ‘Ele‘ele Hawaii, United States
Daily high temperatures decrease by 2°F, from 82°F to 80°F, rarely falling below 77°F or exceeding 84°F.
Daily low temperatures decrease by 2°F, from 72°F to 69°F, rarely falling below 65°F or exceeding 74°F.
For reference, on August 29, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in ‘Ele‘ele typically range from 75°F to 84°F, while on January 31, the coldest day of the year, they range from 66°F to 78°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
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Nuku‘alofa, Tonga (3,159 miles away); Porto Seguro, Brazil (8,569 miles); and Saint-Denis, Réunion (10,198 miles) are the far-away foreign places with temperatures most similar to ‘Ele‘ele (view comparison).
The month of November in ‘Ele‘ele experiences gradually decreasing cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy decreasing from 41% to 34%.
The clearest day of the month is November 30, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 66% of the time.
For reference, on October 12, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 42%, while on January 17, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 80%.
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 ‘Ele‘ele, the chance of a wet day over the course of November is essentially constant, remaining around 25% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 29% on December 23, and its lowest chance is 9% on June 3.
Probability of Precipitation in November
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 ‘Ele‘ele is essentially constant, remaining about 3.5 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 11.5 inches or falling below 0.1 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in November
Over the course of November in ‘Ele‘ele, the length of the day is gradually decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 25 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 51 seconds, and weekly decrease of 5 minutes, 59 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is November 30, with 10 hours, 54 minutes of daylight and the longest day is November 1, with 11 hours, 19 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in November
The earliest sunrise of the month in ‘Ele‘ele is 6:42 AM on November 1 and the latest sunrise is 18 minutes later at 7:00 AM on November 30.
The latest sunset is 6:01 PM on November 1 and the earliest sunset is 7 minutes earlier at 5:53 PM on November 26.
Daylight saving time is not observed in ‘Ele‘ele during 2020.
For reference, on June 20, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 5:55 AM and sets 13 hours, 28 minutes later, at 7:24 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:12 AM and sets 10 hours, 48 minutes later, at 6:00 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in November
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 ‘Ele‘ele is very rapidly decreasing during November, falling from 73% to 47% over the course of the month.
For reference, on October 1, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 86% of the time, while on February 18, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 24% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in November
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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 ‘Ele‘ele is gradually increasing during November, increasing from 13.8 miles per hour to 14.7 miles per hour over the course of the month.
For reference, on July 2, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 16.0 miles per hour, while on January 4, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 12.7 miles per hour.
The highest daily average wind speed during November is 14.8 miles per hour on November 28.
Average Wind Speed in November
The hourly average wind direction in ‘Ele‘ele throughout November is predominantly from the east, with a peak proportion of 76% on November 4.
Wind Direction in November
‘Ele‘ele 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 ‘Ele‘ele is essentially constant during November, remaining within 1°F of 79°F throughout.
Average Water Temperature in November
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).
Temperatures in ‘Ele‘ele 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
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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 ‘Ele‘ele are rapidly increasing during November, increasing by 734°F, from 7,841°F to 8,575°F, over the course of the month.
Growing Degree Days in November
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 ‘Ele‘ele is gradually decreasing during November, falling by 0.7 kWh, from 5.0 kWh to 4.3 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 ‘Ele‘ele are 21.907 deg latitude, -159.583 deg longitude, and 148 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of ‘Ele‘ele contains significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 594 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 141 feet. Within 10 miles contains significant variations in elevation (4,088 feet). Within 50 miles also contains extreme variations in elevation (5,210 feet).
The area within 2 miles of ‘Ele‘ele is covered by cropland (30%), artificial surfaces (28%), water (23%), and grassland (11%), within 10 miles by water (51%) and trees (16%), and within 50 miles by water (92%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in ‘Ele‘ele 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 2 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in ‘Ele‘ele.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and ‘Ele‘ele 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 ‘Ele‘ele is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between ‘Ele‘ele and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Kekaha, Pacific Missile Test Facility Barking Sands (52%, 25 kilometers, northwest) and Lihue Airport (48%, 26 kilometers, east).
All data relating to the Sun's position (e.g., sunrise and sunset) are computed using astronomical formulas from the book, Astronomical Algorithms 2nd Edition , 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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