Monthly Archives: November 2014

November 2014 – Summary

With several periods of fine weather, it was no surprise that this November was the calmest on record here at Askernish with an average wind speed of 9.8 mph. More surprising was that it was also the wettest November on record with 123.2 mm of rain, most of which fell during the first half of the month.

Statistical Summary

Temperature (°C):
Mean (1 minute) 8.9
Mean (min+max) 8.8
Mean Minimum 6.3
Mean Maximum 11.3
Minimum 0.5 – 4th                    Lowest temperature of the year to date
Maximum 14.1 – 14th
Highest Minimum 10.0 – 11th
Lowest Maximum 8.1 – 3rd
Air frosts 0

Rainfall (mm):
Total for month 123.2          –          Record high for the month of November
Wettest day 14.8 – 5th
High rain rate 66.6 – 7th
Rain days 23
Dry days 7
Days >= 0.2mm 23
Days >= 2.0mm 16
Days >= 20.0mm 0

Wind (mph):
Highest Gust 48.0 –  5th                   Lowest recorded in the month of November
Average Speed 9.8          –              Record low for the month of November 
Wind Run 7039.4 miles          –          Record low for the month of November
Gale days 0

Pressure (mb):
Maximum 1025.47 – 20th
Minimum 980.19 – 6th
Days with snow falling 0
Days with snow lying at 0900 0

Total hours of sunshine 48.6
Number of sunshine days 22