11/27/2016 - Sunday
Finally getting some rain this week, about 4 inches short since beginning of September. And milder Tuesday and Wednesday along with the rain, then colder and dry next weekend. December this week...
Looking at November-
Temperatures dropping 12 degrees this month. They start out at 59 degrees for the average high, and fall to 47 degrees by the end of the month. The average low starts at 40, and falls 10 degrees to 30 by the end of the month.
The record high is 84, in 1950. The record low is 10 degrees (brr...) in 1929.
The average precipitation is 3.53". Average snowfall is 3.0", can pass on experiencing this one!
The wettest November had 7.2" of rain, in 2011, in 1972.
Looking back at October
October temperatures were above average, with the average of the highs and lows being 4.0 degrees above average, at 58.4. The average high was 68.1. The average low was 48.7 degrees.
The highest temperature was 85, occurring on the 19th. The lowest temperature was 33 degrees on the 26th.
Cooling degree days were 28, 19 above average. Seasonal total is 1,515, 513 above average.
Heating degree days were 226, 114 below average. Total for the season is 247.
Rainfall at HIA was 2.01" below average, at only 1.26". The greatest amount was 0.56" on the 30th.
There were 5 clear days, and 7 cloudy days.
Information from the NWS Harrisburg preliminary monthly data.