King Salmon November 2013

The mean monthly temperature for November in King Salmon was 25.1°F, 2.2°F above normal. The highest temperature for the month was 49°F, recorded on the 2nd and 3rd. The monthly low was -8°F set on the 30th. Temperatures stayed above normal for the first half of the month.

Precipitation was heavy at 2.61", 88% above expected amount of 1.39". The daily precipitation equivalent total on the 21st of 0.48" broke the record of 0.31 from 2003. The snowfall total that day (5.1") also shattered a 1956 record of 0.9". On the 23rd a total of 3.6 of snow fell, tying the 1991 record. The total monthly snowfall was 11.6", 6.9" above normal. The mean monthly wind speed was calculated as 8.2 mph, with a high wind gust of 36 mph, occurring on the 23rd, and blowing from a southerly direction.