Average Weather in Chenoweth Oregon, United States
In Chenoweth, the summers are warm, dry, and mostly clear and the winters are chilly, wet, and mostly cloudy. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 28°F to 88°F and is rarely below 16°F or above 99°F.
The hot season lasts for 3.1 months, from June 16 to September 18, with an average daily high temperature above 78°F. The hottest day of the year is August 3, with an average high of 88°F and low of 60°F.
The cold season lasts for 3.1 months, from November 16 to February 20, with an average daily high temperature below 49°F. The coldest day of the year is January 1, with an average low of 28°F and high of 39°F.
Average High and Low Temperature
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the entire year of hourly average temperatures. The horizontal axis is the day of the year, 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 Chenoweth, the average percentage of the sky covered by clouds experiences extreme seasonal variation over the course of the year.
The clearer part of the year in Chenoweth begins around June 10 and lasts for 3.9 months, ending around October 7. On August 3, the clearest day of the year, the sky is clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy 83% of the time, and overcast or mostly cloudy 17% of the time.
The cloudier part of the year begins around October 7 and lasts for 8.1 months, ending around June 10. On January 14, the cloudiest day of the year, the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy 71% of the time, and clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy 29% of the time.
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. The chance of wet days in Chenoweth varies significantly throughout the year.
The wetter season lasts 6.4 months, from October 15 to April 26, with a greater than 29% chance of a given day being a wet day. The chance of a wet day peaks at 52% on November 28.
The drier season lasts 5.6 months, from April 26 to October 15. The smallest chance of a wet day is 5% on August 4.
Among wet days, we distinguish between those that experience rain alone, snow alone, or a mixture of the two. Based on this categorization, the most common form of precipitation throughout the year is rain alone, with a peak probability of 47% on November 10.
Daily Chance of Precipitation
To show variation within the months and not just the monthly totals, we show the rainfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day of the year. Chenoweth experiences extreme seasonal variation in monthly rainfall.
The rainy period of the year lasts for 10 months, from August 24 to July 5, with a sliding 31-day rainfall of at least 0.5 inches. The most rain falls during the 31 days centered around November 23, with an average total accumulation of 5.7 inches.
The rainless period of the year lasts for 1.6 months, from July 5 to August 24. The least rain falls around July 29, with an average total accumulation of 0.3 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall
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. Colder, drier snow tends to be on the higher end of that range and warmer, wetter snow on the lower end.
As with rainfall, we consider the snowfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day of the year. Chenoweth experiences significant seasonal variation in monthly liquid-equivalent snowfall.
The snowy period of the year lasts for 4.4 months, from November 5 to March 16, with a sliding 31-day liquid-equivalent snowfall of at least 0.1 inches. The most snow falls during the 31 days centered around January 2, with an average total liquid-equivalent accumulation of 1.3 inches.
The snowless period of the year lasts for 7.6 months, from March 16 to November 5. The least snow falls around July 8, with an average total liquid-equivalent accumulation of 0.0 inches.
Average Liquid-Equivalent Monthly Snowfall
The length of the day in Chenoweth varies significantly over the course of the year. In 2017, the shortest day is December 21, with 8 hours, 41 minutes of daylight; the longest day is June 21, with 15 hours, 42 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight
The earliest sunrise is at 5:15 AM on June 15, and the latest sunrise is 2 hours, 34 minutes later at 7:49 AM on November 4. The earliest sunset is at 4:20 PM on December 10, and the latest sunset is 4 hours, 37 minutes later at 8:58 PM on June 25.
Daylight saving time (DST) is observed in Chenoweth during 2017, starting in the spring on March 12, lasting 7.8 months, and ending in the fall on November 5.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time
The perceived humidity level in Chenoweth, as measured by the percentage of time in which the humidity comfort level is muggy, oppressive, or miserable, does not vary significantly over the course of the year, remaining a virtually constant 0% throughout.
Humidity Comfort Levels
Average Wind Speed
The predominant average hourly wind direction in Chenoweth varies throughout the year.
The wind is most often from the west for 9.8 months, from February 17 to December 10, with a peak percentage of 88% on July 18. The wind is most often from the east for 2.2 months, from December 10 to February 17, with a peak percentage of 45% on January 1.
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy experiences extreme seasonal variation over the course of the year.
The brighter period of the year lasts for 3.2 months, from May 18 to August 23, with an average daily incident shortwave energy per square meter above 6.4 kWh. The brightest day of the year is July 14, with an average of 7.7 kWh.
The darker period of the year lasts for 3.8 months, from October 26 to February 20, with an average daily incident shortwave energy per square meter below 2.5 kWh. The darkest day of the year is December 26, with an average of 1.1 kWh.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Chenoweth are 45.628 deg latitude, -121.243 deg longitude, and 728 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Chenoweth contains very significant variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 1,686 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 701 feet. Within 10 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (3,140 feet). Within 50 miles contains large variations in elevation (12,267 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Chenoweth is covered by grassland (54%), shrubs (19%), cropland (15%), and artificial surfaces (13%), within 10 miles by shrubs (44%) and grassland (30%), and within 50 miles by shrubs (49%) and trees (37%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Chenoweth, 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 Chenoweth.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Chenoweth 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 Chenoweth is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Chenoweth and a given station.
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .