November Weather

*Last updated 1/28/2016.

November Weather Stats are for the period 1878-2015.

1981-2010 November Averages
High: 52.6
Low: 36.1
Mean: 44.4
Precipitation: 3.19″
Snowfall: 0.9″
Snow Depth: 0.0″

Top 25 Wettest Novembers
1. 1985: 10.67″
2. 1897: 7.54″
3. 1927: 6.19″
4. 1921: 5.50″
5. 1891: 5.44″
6. 1950: 5.40″
7. 1973: 5.37″
8. 1881: 5.35″
9. 1895: 5.32″
10. 1982: 5.19″
11. 1948: 5.06″
12. 1983: 5.00″
13. 2011: 4.77″
14. 1913: 4.56″
15. 1880: 4.54″
16. 1993: 4.45″
17. 1951: 4.42″
18. 1984: 4.41″
19. 1972: 4.40″
20. 2010: 4.34″
21. 1968: 4.26″
22. 1919: 4.23″
23. 1886: 4.18″
24. 2004: 4.12″
25. 1966: 4.05″

*For all graphs, the 1870s include 1878-1879 only and the 2010s include 2010-2015 only.

Top 25 Driest Novembers
1. 1904, 1917: 0.18″
2. 2009: 0.42″
3. 1901: 0.59″
4. 1976: 0.60″
5. 2012: 0.66″
6. 1910: 0.79″
7. 1963: 0.80″
8. 1908: 0.84″
9. 1934: 0.92″
10. 1956: 0.97″
11. 1884: 0.99″
12. 1912: 1.01″
13. 1933, 1937: 1.02″
14. 1939: 1.06″
15. 1954: 1.08″
16. 1952: 1.09″
17. 1943: 1.15″
18. 1965: 1.19″
19. 1918: 1.24″
20. 1930, 1941, 1991: 1.31″
21. 1953: 1.43″
22. 2014: 1.46″
23. 1944, 1975: 1.54″
24. 1949: 1.55″
25. 1978: 1.56″

Top 25 Greatest November Daily Precipitation
1. 11/17/1881: 2.81″
2. 11/10/1985: 2.38″
3. 11/6/1880, 11/9/1895: 1.91″
4. 11/4/1936: 1.86″
5. 11/16/1955: 1.82″
6. 11/23/1891: 1.79″
7. 11/16/1927: 1.77″
8. 11/25/2010: 1.76″
9. 11/17/1993: 1.61″
10. 11/23/1961, 11/27/2001: 1.58″
11. 11/10/2002: 1.52″
12. 11/22/1920: 1.51″
13. 11/20/1906: 1.48″
14. 11/2/1970: 1.46″
15. 11/1/1984: 1.45″
16. 11/26/1897: 1.44″
17. 11/2/1999: 1.42″
18. 11/26/1985: 1.41″
19. 11/30/2010: 1.37″
20. 11/1/1940, 11/1/1969: 1.34″
21. 11/27/1973, 11/13/1993: 1.33″
22. 11/15/1989: 1.32″
23: 11/26/1986: 1.29″
24. 11/25/1973: 1.27″
25. 11/14/1897, 11/30/1927: 1.26″

Top 5 Novembers with the Most 1″+ Precipitation Days
1. 1897: 4
2. 1878, 1883, 1891, 1927, 1940, 1973, 1982, 1983, 1985, 1993, 2010: 2
3. 1879, 1880, 1881, 1886, 1893, 1895, 1896, 1903, 1906, 1911, 1919, 1920, 1921, 1936, 1942, 1951, 1955, 1961, 1962, 1966, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1972, 1974, 1977, 1984, 1986, 1989, 1995, 1996, 1999, 2001, 2002, 2005, 2011: 1
4. All the others: 0

Top 5 Novembers with the Most 0.50″+ Precipitation Days
1. 1985: 7
2. 1897, 1921: 6
3. 1891, 1895, 1927: 5
4. 1886, 1913, 1919, 1948, 1950, 1973, 1979, 1982, 1993, 2004, 2011: 4
5. 1879, 1880, 1883, 1888, 1896, 1925, 1929, 1940, 1946, 1951, 1957, 1959, 1961, 1966, 1968, 1972, 1977, 1983, 1984, 1988, 1992, 1994, 1996, 2010: 3

Top 5 Novembers with the Most 0.25″+ Precipitation Days
1. 1985: 13
2. 1921: 8
3. 1897, 1913, 1931, 1948, 1951, 1982, 1983, 1992, 2004 : 7
4. 1889, 1891, 1895, 1900, 1950, 1959, 1973, 2001, 2011: 6
5. 1879, 1880, 1881, 1885, 1886, 1887, 1888, 1902, 1919, 1927, 1942, 1957, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1979, 1984, 1988, 1996 1997, 2005: 5

Top 5 Novembers with the Most Precipitation Days
1. 1888, 1900, 1997: 23
2. 1928: 22
3. 1927, 1929, 1985: 21

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Top 20 Snowiest Novembers
1. 1950: 15.2″
2. 1880: 12.7″
3. 1966: 10.4″
4. 1920: 8.2″
5. 1913: 7.5″
6. 1891: 7.1″
7. 1886: 6.9″
8. 1967: 6.5″
9. 1892, 1972: 6.3″
10. 1958: 6.2″
11. 1900: 6.1″
12. 1955: 5.1″
13. 1894, 1971: 5.0″
14. 2013: 4.7″
15. 1924: 4.0″
16. 1887, 1936: 3.6″
17. 1959: 3.5″
18. 1903: 3.2″
19. 1931, 1976, 2002: 3.1″
20. 1911, 1953, 1992: 3.0″

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Top 20 Largest Daily November Snowfalls
1. 11/25/1950: 7.5″
2. 11/28/1958: 6.2″
3. 11/17/1891: 6.0″
4. 11/26/1900: 5.2″
5. 11/9/1913: 5.0″
6. 11/18/1880: 4.8″
7. 11/2/1966: 4.7″
8. 11/17/1920: 4.5″
9. 11/19/1955: 4.1″
10. 11/29/1966, 11/30/1967, 11/30/1972: 4.0″
11. 11/16/1920, 11/4/1936: 3.5″
12. 11/25/1880: 3.2″
13. 11/7/1894, 11/27/1931: 3.1″
14. 11/26/2013: 3.0″
15. 11/28/1903, 11/10/1913, 11/27/1953: 2.5″
16. 11/17/1927, 11/29/1952, 11/28/1976: 2.3″
17. 11/12/1886: 2.2″
18. 11/9/1892, 11/27/1950, 11/27/1977: 2.1″
19. 11/13/1886, 11/29/1942, 11/28/1972: 2.0″
20. 11/21/1995: 1.9″

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Top 20 Coldest November Means
1. 1880: 32.8
2. 1976: 33.9
3. 1967: 36.6
4. 1951: 36.7
5. 1910, 1950: 37.0
6. 1966: 37.4
7. 1995: 37.7
8. 1892, 1903, 1911, 1936: 38.3
9. 1901: 38.6
10. 1886: 38.8
11. 1894: 39.0
12. 1969: 39.3
13. 1959: 39.5
14. 1898: 39.6
15. 1929, 1955: 39.9
16. 1891, 1893: 40.0
17. 1907, 1997: 40.1
18. 1937: 40.2
19. 1917, 1926: 40.3
20. 1971: 40.4

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Top 10 Coldest November Highs
1. 11/27/1930: 12
2. 11/22/1880: 15
3. 11/30/1929: 16
4. 11/29/1929: 18
5. 11/21/1880, 11/30/1958: 19
6. 11/24/1950, 11/25/1950, 11/30/1976: 20
7. 11/28/1930, 11/29/1976: 21
8. 11/19/1880, 11/20/1887, 11/20/1937: 22
9. 11/23/1880, 11/24/1893, 11/15/1933, 11/27/1938, 11/21/1964: 24
10. Many: 25

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Top 10 Coldest November Lows
1. 11/22/1880: -5
2. 11/30/1958: -4
3. 11/19/1880: -3
4. 11/23/1880: -1
5. 11/30/1929: 1
6. 11/29/1887, 11/27/1930: 3
7. 11/29/1929: 4
8. 11/21/1880, 11/25/1950, 11/30/1976: 5
9. 11/29/1958, 11/29/1976: 6
10. 11/28/1930, 11/26/1950: 7

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Top 5 Novembers with the Most 32 or Below Highs
1. 1880, 1903: 11
2. 1898, 1950, 1976: 6
3. 1887, 1891, 1951: 5
4. 1893, 1926, 1929, 1930, 1938, 1971: 4
5. 1892, 1917, 1924, 1937, 1955, 1958, 1964, 1969, 1970, 2008: 3

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Top 5 Novembers with the Most 32 or Below Lows
1. 1976: 26
2. 1951, 1995: 21
3. 1910, 1936, 1955, 1959, 1981: 20
4. 1950, 1961, 1971, 1996, 2012: 19
5. 1880, 1886, 1901, 1911, 1943, 1969, 1984: 18

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Top 20 Warmest November Means
1. 1931: 51.4
2. 1902: 49.8
3. 1909, 2001: 49.6
4. 2011: 48.7
5. 1985, 1994: 48.2
6. 1946: 48.1
7. 2009: 47.8
8. 1987: 47.6
9. 1975, 1999: 47.5
10. 2003: 47.2
11. 1927, 1948: 47.1
12. 1934: 47.0
13. 1990, 2004: 46.2
14. 1998, 2006: 45.9
15. 1913: 45.8
16. 1938, 1982, 2005: 45.4
17. 1896, 1899: 45.3
18. 1941: 45.2
19. 1964, 1973, 1977: 45.1
20. 1942: 44.9

Top 5 Warmest November Highs
1. 11/1/1950, 11/3/1987: 80
2. 11/3/1961, 11/2/1987: 79
3. 11/1/1933, 11/7/1938, 11/1/1987, 11/4/1987: 78
4. 11/7/1895, 11/2/1933, 11/3/1956, 11/2/1961, 11/1/1968, 11/6/1975, 11/2/1982, 11/4/2003: 77
5. 11/2/1938, 11/2/1946, 11/4/1956, 11/17/1958, 11/9/1975, 11/5/1977, 11/1/1982, 11/1/1999, 11/2/2003, 11/3/2003: 76

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Top 5 Warmest November Lows
1. 11/2/1946: 63
2. 11/4/1977, 11/5/1977, 11/6/1977, 11/19/1985: 61
3. 11/12/1879, 11/1/1929, 11/22/1931, 11/20/1942, 11/1/1974, 11/7/1977, 11/2/1982: 60
4. 11/14/1879, 11/20/1900, 11/20/1931, 11/1/1950, 11/13/1955, 11/7/1975, 11/1/1982, 11/13/1985, 11/5/2005: 59
5. 11/21/1883, 11/4/1896, 11/1/1927, 11/11/1927, 11/21/1931, 11/2/1936, 11/7/1938, 11/7/1945, 11/8/1945, 11/3/1946, 11/4/1948, 11/5/1948, 11/3/1977, 11/8/1977: 58

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Top 10 Largest Temperature Ranges (Maximum to Minimum in Degrees)
1. 1958: 80
2. 1950: 75
3. 1887: 71
4. 1930: 69
5. 1880, 1956: 68
6. 1929, 1938: 66
7. 1933, 1955, 1987: 65
8. 1914, 1959, 1961, 1964: 63
9. 1952: 62
10. 1977: 61

The following link contains all daily November weather records from 1878-2013.
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November Severe Weather Events

**Event information is listed as: Type of Event, Date of Event, Time of Event, Strength of Event, Place of Event, # of People Killed, # of People Injured, Damages in Estimated $ Amount and Description of the Event if available.

Flood
November 10, 2002- 8PM-8:30PM- 1.5″-4″ Countywide- 0- 0
Severe storms dropped torrential rains over a short period, flooding low-lying areas and some roads.

Hail
November 5, 2007- 3:05PM-3:12PM- 0.75″- Canal Winchester 39.85 N, 82.82 W- 0- 0- $1,000
November 5, 2007- 2:59PM-3:03PM- 0.75″- Grove City 39.88 N, 83.08 W- 0- 0- $1,000
November 9, 2005- 1AM-1:05AM- 1.75″- New Albany 40.08 N, 82.80 W- 0- 0- $5,000
November 10, 2002- 5:32PM-5:35PM- 1.00″- Port Columbus Airport- 0- 0

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Thunderstorm Wind
November 9, 2000- 7:05PM-7:30PM- 69MPH- Countywide- 0- 0- $100,000
Numerous trees downed, including one on a car on OSU’s Campus. A roof was blown off a warehouse and several semis overturned on the West Side.

November 10, 1998- 4PM-4:20PM- 58MPH- Columbus 40.03 N, 83.0 W- 0- 0- $3,000
Trees downed on the South Side during a squall line of storms.

November 7, 1996- 6PM-6:10PM- 69MPH- Grove City 39.88 N, 83.08 W, 0- 0- $10,000
Wind gusts to 70MPH caused roof damage to a business.

Tornado

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