Nome November 2016

Nome had a mean monthly temperature of 15.9°F this November, 1.0°F below normal. The highest temperature for the month was 44°F on the 1st, while the lowest was -16°F on the 27th.

 

Precipitation was less than normal, with 0.71” measured and 1.22” expected. 8.5” of snowfall was recorded, 70% of the normal 12.1”. Over half, 4.8”, of this snowfall fell on the 16th, breaking the record for that day, set in 1970 by 0.2”. The average wind speed was 8.5 mph while the highest wind speed was 39 mph on the 10th from a northerly direction.