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Lincoln, NE, November 2016 Weather and Climate Data

 

Last month's (October 2016) data

LINK: The Climatology of First Measurable Snowfalls in the Autumn

All data in the following tables are from the National Weather Service and HPRCC data archives.

Lincoln, Nebraska
Year 2016 Precipitation (in inches) compared to normal: red above normal, blue below normal

 
JAN
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC
ANNUAL
Normal
0.64
0.77
1.93
2.71
4.29
4.34
3.40
3.49
3.02
1.97
1.43
0.95
28.95
2016
0.83
0.76
0.93
4.37
5.42
0.58
4.67
3.83
3.38
1.86
0.65
.
27.28
2015
0.91
0.93
0.77
1.99
10.90
7.66
2.39
3.78
4.93
0.50
1.98
4.42
41.16

Normal January 1 - October 31 Precipitation = 26.57 inches
Normal January 1 - November 30 Precipitation = 27.99 inches

Winter 2016-17 (and last year) Snowfall (in inches) compared to normal: red above normal, blue below normal

 
OCT
NOV
DEC
JAN
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
TOTAL
Normal
0.7
2.1
5.9
5.4
5.6
4.8
1.4
0.0
25.9
2016-17
0.0
T
.
.
.
.
.
.
T
2015-16
0.0
1.3
6.1
5.8
7.3
T
0.0
0.0
20.5

Record high of 80F on November 16, 2016. Old record was 74F set in 1953
The 80F on November 16, 2016 was also the latest in the year for a temperature of 80F or higher

 
November
2016
Max
Min
Mean
Dep
Pcpn
Rec
Pcpn
Rec
Max
Rec
Min
HDD
CDD
Avg
Max
Avg
Min
Avg
Mean
Snow
Tuesday
Nov. 1
76
46
61
+14
0.00
1.34
80
16
4
0
59
35
47
.
Wednesday
Nov. 2
66
42
54
+8
T
0.79
81
9
11
0
58
34
46
.
Thursday
Nov. 3
77
35
56
+10
0.00
2.05
79
1
9
0
58
34
46
.
Friday
Nov. 4
77
37
57
+12
0.00
0.97
80
-4
8
0
57
33
45
.
Saturday
Nov. 5
74
42
58
+13
0.00
1.20
81
15
7
0
56
33
45
.
Sunday
Nov. 6
72
47
60
+16
0.00
1.12
82
8
5
0
56
32
44
.
Monday
Nov. 7
56
48
52
+8
0.05
0.80
78
0
13
0
55
32
44
.
Tuesday
Nov. 8
61
34
48
+5
0.00
1.55
84
3
17
0
55
31
43
.
Wednesday
Nov. 9
62
26
44
+2
0.00
1.35
74
16
21
0
54
31
42
.
Thursday
Nov. 10
71
37
54
+12
0.00
1.83
79
4
11
0
54
30
42
.
Friday
Nov. 11
56
27
42
+1
0.00
0.83
74
-1
23
0
53
30
41
.
Saturday
Nov. 12
57
22
40
-1
0.00
2.42
74
2
25
0
52
29
41
.
Sunday
Nov. 13
67
35
51
+11
0.00
1.98
85
0
14
0
52
29
40
.
Monday
Nov. 14
68
34
51
+11
0.00
1.71
75
-1
14
0
51
28
40
.
Tuesday
Nov. 15
74
30
52
+13
0.00
1.82
76
5
13
0
51
28
39
.
Wednesday
Nov. 16
80
30
55
+16
0.00
2.06
80
4
10
0
50
27
39
.
Thursday
Nov. 17
61
43
52
+14
0.00
1.44
75
5
13
0
49
27
38
.
Friday
Nov. 18
45
31
38
0
0.03
0.68
78
4
27
0
49
26
38
T
Saturday
Nov. 19
45
24
35
-2
0.00
2.06
78
4
30
0
48
26
37
.
Sunday
Nov. 20
53
21
37
0
0.00
1.05
75
1
28
0
48
25
37
.
Monday
Nov. 21
48
23
36
0
0.00
0.79
73
3
29
0
47
25
36
.
Tuesday
Nov. 22
48
41
45
+10
0.38
0.74
68
-1
20
0
47
24
35
.
Wednesday
Nov. 23
42
36
39
+4
0.00
1.59
68
-2
26
0
46
24
35
.
Thursday
Nov. 24
41
36
39
+5
0.00
1.45
72
1
26
0
45
23
34
.
Friday
Nov. 25
55
28
42
+8
0.00
0.95
77
4
23
0
45
23
34
.
Saturday
Nov. 26
60
31
46
+13
0.00
1.31
71
-2
19
0
44
22
33
.
Sunday
Nov. 27
58
29
44
+11
0.19
1.25
68
-15
21
0
44
22
33
.
Monday
Nov. 28
54
34
44
+12
0.00
0.63
65
-3
21
0
43
22
32
.
Tuesday
Nov. 29
44
30
37
+5
0.00
2.34
75
-5
28
0
43
21
32
.
Wednesday
Nov. 30
37
29
33
+2
0.00
1.37
71
-5
32
0
42
21
31
.
November
2016
Max
Min
Mean
Dep
Pcpn
Rec
Pcpn
Rec
Max
Rec
Min
HDD
CDD
Avg
Max
Avg
Min
Avg
Mean
 
 
TOTAL
0.65
   
548
0
 
 
T
 
AVERAGE
59.5
33.6
46.5
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
NORMAL
50.3
27.6
38.9
 
1.43
 
 
783
0
 
 
 
2.1
 
DEPARTURE
+9.2
+6.0
+7.6
 
-0.78
   
-235
0
   
-2.1
 

AVERAGE AND TOTAL are NOVEMBER 2016.
Temperature is "degrees F"
Precipitation measurement is "inches"
Precipitation "T" = trace, precipitation was observed but not enough to be measured

NORMAL (Norm) refers to the 1981-2010 Standard Normals.
DEPARTURE is NOVEMBER 2016 Averages and totals measured against 1981-2010 Normals.
Max = Observed Maximum and Min = Observed Minimum temperatures in deg. F.
Mean = Observed Mean Daily temperature in deg. F.
Dep = Departure from normal ( __ = below normal, + above normal), in deg. F.
Pcpn = Observed daily precipitation (midnight to midnight, CST) in inches.
Rec Pcpn = Record daily amount of precipitation in inches.
Rec Max = Record maximum temperature in deg. F.
Rec Min = Record Minimum temperature in deg. F.
HDD = heating degree day units (base of 65 degrees) in deg. F.
CDD = cooling degree day units (base of 65 degrees) in deg F.
Norm Max = Daily Normal High Temperature (1981-2010 normals) in deg. F.
Norm Min = Daily Normal Low Temperature (1981-2010 normals) in deg. F.
Norm Mean = Daily Normal Mean Temperature (1981-2010 normals) in deg. F.
Snow = Snowfall in inches.

From the record books:
Warmest recorded November  temperature, 85 F, November 13, 1999. 
Coldest recorded November  temperature, -15 F,  November 27, 1887.

November Snowfall Climatology (through November 2016):
November, 117 years (1900-2016)
Novembers with measurable snowfall: 85 years (73% of the Novembers)
Novembers without measurable snowfall: 32 years (27% of the Novembers)

Most November Snowfall: 12.6 inches, 1957.
Least November Snowfall (1900-2016): (0.0 and T) 31 years
0.0 inches: 9 years since 1900; a trace (T): 23 years since 1900.

A trace (T) of snowfall means it was observed but not enough to be measured.

NOTE:  All data on this page are from the National Weather Service and HPRCC data archives.