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Monthly Climate Summary - November 2014

National Weather Service, Springfield, MO

 
 
 
 

 

Monthly Climate Overview

November was a month with much below normal temperatures across the region as an Arctic air mass settled into the area for around a week in the middle of the month. With Gulf moisture held well to the south for much of the month, precipitation totals were also well below normal for the month.

Snowfall from November 16th, 2014 system

 

 
Springfield
Joplin
West Plains
Vichy
Highest Temperature of the Month
75
76
73
71
Average High Temperature
51.7
52.7
50.9
48.1
Lowest Temperature of the Month
9
6
10
7
Average Low Temperature
30.0
30.3
29.3
27.8
Average Mean Temperature
40.8
41.5
40.1
38.0
Depart from Normal
- 5.3
- 6.9
- 6.7
- 7.2
Rank
11th coldest / 127
6th coldest / 86
6th coldest / 67
2nd coldest / 66
Days with highs of 90 degrees or warmer
0
0
0
0
Days with highs of 32 degrees or lower
3
3
1
6
Days with lows of 32 deg F or lower
21
18
19
22
Days with lows of 0 deg F or lower
0
0
0
0
 
 
 
 
 
Precipitation (Inches)
2.30
1.95
2.32
2.42
Depart from Normal
- 1.92
- 1.83
- 2.26
- 1.45
Rank
54th driest / 127
40th driest / 102
22nd driest / 67
32nd wettest / 69
days of 0.01 or greater
6
6
7
9
days of 0.10 or greater
4
4
3
5
days of 0.50 or greater
2
2
2
2
days of 1.00 or greater
1
1
1
0
Monthly Snowfall
1.7
 
 
 

 

Monthly Climate Maps

 


November 2014 Precipitation Departure from Normal

November 2014 Precipitation Departure from Normal


November 2014 Average Temperature Departure from Normal

November 2014 Average Temperature Departure from Normal

 

Monthly Climate Records

 

 

List of November 2014 Records
Date
Station
Record
Nov 1
Springfield
Record low of 22 degrees breaks the old record of 23 set in 1991.
Nov 14
 
Joplin
Record low of 14 degrees breaks the old record of 16 set in 1959.
Vichy
Record low 14 degrees breaks the old record o f16 set in 1969.
Nov 15
Vichy
Record low of 20 degrees ties the old record set in 1959.
Nov 16
Springfield
Record snowfall of 1.5 inches breaks the old daily record of 0.9 set in 1972.
Nov 17
Vichy
Record lowest maximum temperature of 24 degrees breaks the old record of 25 set in 1959.
Nov 18
 
 
 
Springfield
Record low of 9 degrees breaks the old record of 13 set in 1903.
Joplin
Record low of 6 degrees breaks the old record of 17 set in 1951. This low breaks the all time record for the month of 7 degrees set back on November 29th, 1976.
West Plains
Record low of 10 degrees breaks the old record of 12 set in 1959.
Vichy
Record low of 7 degrees tied the old record set in 1903.
Nov 20
Vichy
Record low of 16 degrees tied the old record set in 1903.
Nov 29
Joplin
Record high of 72 degrees breaks the old record of 70 last set in 2006.
Nov 30
 
Springfield
Record high of 72 degrees breaks the old record of 71 set in 1970.
West Plains
Record high of 73 degrees breaks the old record of 71 set in 1960.

 

Monthly Climate Normals

 

 

Normal Conditions for the Upcoming 3 Months
 Springfield
 
High
Low
Precip.
Snowfall
December
44.9
25.0
3.04
4.9
January
42.9
22.4
2.47
5.4
February
48.2
26.1
2.52
3.6
Joplin 
 
High
Low
Precip.
Snowfall
December
47.0
27.5
2.82
2.8
January
44.9
25.0
2.03
4.7
February
50.5
29.2
2.32
3.5
 
West Plains
 
High
Low
Precip.
 
December
46.4
26.0
3.64
January
44.6
23.5
2.72
February
49.2
26.5
2.84
Vichy
 
High
Low
Precip.
 
December
43.0
24.4
2.64
January
40.7
21.5
2.17
February
45.8
25.5
1.93

 

Precipitation Report

Monthly Data for November 2014 for Springfield, MO NWS CWA
State
Name
Station Type
Total Precipitation
MO BUFFALO COOP 3.92
MO AVA 6.0 NW CoCoRaHS 3.40
MO ROUND SPRING COOP 3.31
MO ROLLA 6.4 SE CoCoRaHS 3.29
MO WEST PLAINS 8.3 NNE CoCoRaHS 3.14
MO ALTON 1.7 NNW CoCoRaHS 3.02
MO MILLER 9.2 WNW CoCoRaHS 3.02
MO MOUNTAIN VIEW 7.9 W CoCoRaHS 2.88
MO MARSHFIELD 1.4 W CoCoRaHS 2.86
MO EDGAR SPRINGS 2.2 SSW CoCoRaHS 2.84
MO SPRINGFIELD 9.5 NNW CoCoRaHS 2.78
MO GREENFIELD 0.8 SSW CoCoRaHS 2.78
MO LOCKWOOD COOP 2.77
MO NEOSHO 3.9 WNW CoCoRaHS 2.75
MO WEST PLAINS 1.3 SE CoCoRaHS 2.74
MO ROLLA 1.3 S CoCoRaHS 2.74
MO WILLARD 2.6 W CoCoRaHS 2.72
MO STOCKTON DAM COOP 2.72
MO MOUNTAIN VIEW 2.7 SSW CoCoRaHS 2.71
MO MOUNTAIN VIEW 7.0 NE CoCoRaHS 2.68
MO LICKING 4N COOP 2.68
MO WINONA FOREST RS COOP 2.68
MO STARK CITY 5.5 ENE CoCoRaHS 2.68
MO FAIR GROVE 4.7 SSW CoCoRaHS 2.66
MO MILLER 1 E COOP 2.65
MO JOPLIN 2.8 SSW CoCoRaHS 2.64
MO MORRISVILLE 2SW COOP 2.63
MO POMONA 2.4 NW CoCoRaHS 2.63
MO MARSHFIELD 2E COOP 2.62
MO ROLLA 8.2 SSE CoCoRaHS 2.62
MO BIRCH TREE 10.1 SSW CoCoRaHS 2.59
MO MOUNTAIN GROVE 14.0 S CoCoRaHS 2.56
MO SALEM 10 W WBAN 2.55
KS PITTSBURG COOP 2.54
MO WEST PLAINS 2.2 NNW CoCoRaHS 2.54
MO ROLLA 1.3 NE CoCoRaHS 2.54
MO EMINENCE 0.1 SSE CoCoRaHS 2.54
MO WHEATLAND 5.0 SE CoCoRaHS 2.53
MO DORA 1N COOP 2.52
MO IBERIA 5.6 NE CoCoRaHS 2.52
MO ANDERSON 3W COOP 2.51
MO EMINENCE 1 N COOP 2.51
MO HALLTOWN 5 NW COOP 2.50
MO AURORA 1.2 WSW CoCoRaHS 2.49
MO ANDERSON 6.8 W CoCoRaHS 2.45
MO WALNUT GROVE 5.2 SE CoCoRaHS 2.45
MO NEOSHO 3.2 SSW CoCoRaHS 2.44
MO ROLLA 8.1 S CoCoRaHS 2.43
MO ASH GROVE 4S COOP 2.43
MO SALEM 1.8 NW CoCoRaHS 2.42
MO VICHY ROLLA NATIONAL AP WBAN 2.42
MO SPRINGFIELD WFO COOP 2.41
MO VERONA 4.0 WNW CoCoRaHS 2.41
MO WHEATON 0.1 S CoCoRaHS 2.41
MO RAYMONDVILLE 3.5 SE CoCoRaHS 2.38
MO FAIR PLAY 1.3 E CoCoRaHS 2.38
MO ST. JAMES 1.2 SE CoCoRaHS 2.37
MO MONETT 1.8 N CoCoRaHS 2.37
MO SELIGMAN 3.0 N CoCoRaHS 2.36
MO ALDRICH 5.0 ESE CoCoRaHS 2.34
MO PURDY 4.8 SSW CoCoRaHS 2.34
MO WEST PLAINS MUNI AP WBAN 2.32
MO ROLLA UNI OF MISSOURI COOP 2.32
MO LEBANON 2.4 SE CoCoRaHS 2.31
MO SPRINGFIELD RGNL AP WBAN 2.30
MO BROOKLINE 2.3 NNW CoCoRaHS 2.30
MO HOUSTON 6.3 ESE CoCoRaHS 2.29
MO RICHLAND 3.6 NNE CoCoRaHS 2.28
MO CONWAY 9.0 E CoCoRaHS 2.28
MO VIENNA 4.3 NNW CoCoRaHS 2.28
MO WHEATLAND 2.7 S CoCoRaHS 2.26
KS COLUMBUS COOP 2.23
MO WEST PLAINS 10.6 S CoCoRaHS 2.23
MO ST. JAMES 1.3 NE CoCoRaHS 2.23
MO MOUNT VERNON 0.2 E CoCoRaHS 2.23
MO EMERALD BEACH 5.5 E CoCoRaHS 2.21
MO SHELL KNOB 5.6 ESE CoCoRaHS 2.21
MO DORA 2.6 NNW CoCoRaHS 2.20
MO LEBANON 1.3 E CoCoRaHS 2.20
MO NEWBURG 9.6 SSW CoCoRaHS 2.20
MO CARTHAGE 1.5 S CoCoRaHS 2.19
MO CARTHAGE 0.8 S CoCoRaHS 2.18
MO HOUSTON 4.5 ESE CoCoRaHS 2.18
MO MARSHFIELD 0.9 SE CoCoRaHS 2.17
MO MOUNT VERNON 1.3 NNW CoCoRaHS 2.16
MO MONTAUK SP COOP 2.15
MO NIXA 2.7 SSW CoCoRaHS 2.14
MO TECUMSEH COOP 2.13
MO NEOSHO COOP 2.12
MO BOLIVAR 1.0 ENE CoCoRaHS 2.12
MO FT LEONARD WOOD COOP 2.11
MO GALENA COOP 2.10
MO CARTHAGE 3.8 SW CoCoRaHS 2.09
MO CLEVER 4.0 ENE CoCoRaHS 2.09
MO SPRINGFIELD 4.0 SW CoCoRaHS 2.09
MO BOLIVAR 1 NE COOP 2.09
MO BUFFALO 1.0 SW CoCoRaHS 2.09
MO WAYNESVILLE 2 W COOP 2.09
MO POTTERSVILLE 0.7 NNW CoCoRaHS 2.08
MO CLEVER 3.9 ENE CoCoRaHS 2.06
MO BOLIVAR 2.7 E CoCoRaHS 2.06
MO CASSVILLE 4.8 SSE CoCoRaHS 2.06
MO SPRINGFIELD 4.9 SE CoCoRaHS 2.05
MO WAYNESVILLE 3.9 NNW CoCoRaHS 2.05
MO DIAMOND 2 W COOP 2.03
MO HOUSTON COOP 2.02
MO LINN CREEK 9.4 SE CoCoRaHS 2.00
MO SHOAL CREEK ESTATES 0.2 SE CoCoRaHS 1.99
MO IRON GATES 0.9 S CoCoRaHS 1.98
MO GOODSON 0.5 NNW CoCoRaHS 1.98
MO HAZELGREEN 1 W COOP 1.96
MO LEBANON 7.5 WNW CoCoRaHS 1.96
MO WEST PLAINS 1.0 W CoCoRaHS 1.96
MO STOCKTON 0.2 NW CoCoRaHS 1.96
MO JOPLIN REGIONAL AIRPORT WBAN 1.95
MO HERMITAGE 0.5 ESE CoCoRaHS 1.95
MO BOLIVAR 9.0 N CoCoRaHS 1.95
MO EMERALD BEACH 3.0 S CoCoRaHS 1.95
MO SPRINGFIELD 0.7 ENE CoCoRaHS 1.94
MO AVA 13.6 SSE CoCoRaHS 1.94
MO CARL JUNCTION 3.4 WSW CoCoRaHS 1.92
MO BRANSON 3.8 E CoCoRaHS 1.91
MO PROTEM 4 NE COOP 1.90
MO ROLLA 0.9 SE CoCoRaHS 1.90
MO HOUSTON 2.0 S CoCoRaHS 1.89
MO HOLLISTER 3.8 SW CoCoRaHS 1.88
MO ISABELLA COOP 1.88
MO NOEL 3.8 NNE CoCoRaHS 1.87
MO FORSYTH 0.9 S CoCoRaHS 1.87
MO BRUMLEY 5.6 SW CoCoRaHS 1.87
MO EL DORADO SPRINGS 0.6 NNW CoCoRaHS 1.85
MO DUNNEGAN 2.4 NNW CoCoRaHS 1.85
MO GOLDEN 1.7 NE CoCoRaHS 1.84
MO FLEMINGTON COOP 1.83
MO HARTVILLE 0.5 SSE CoCoRaHS 1.83
MO KIMBERLING CITY 1.5 WNW CoCoRaHS 1.82
MO CONWAY 5.7 W CoCoRaHS 1.82
MO BRANSON AP COOP 1.82
MO SPARTA 6.3 E CoCoRaHS 1.81
MO UMBER VIEW HEIGHTS 0.1 WSW CoCoRaHS 1.80
MO SARCOXIE 1.0 W CoCoRaHS 1.78
KS CHEROKEE 0.3 N CoCoRaHS 1.77
MO STOCKTON 5.6 S CoCoRaHS 1.76
MO HOLLISTER 3.5 SW CoCoRaHS 1.75
MO SEYMOUR 0.9 SSW CoCoRaHS 1.75
MO LOWRY CITY 3.8 ESE CoCoRaHS 1.74
MO STOCKTON 2.5 NNE CoCoRaHS 1.73
MO SPRINGFIELD 5.5 SSW CoCoRaHS 1.72
MO ELDORADO SPRINGS COOP 1.71
MO OSCEOLA 0.3 SW CoCoRaHS 1.71
MO HARTVILLE COOP 1.68
MO LINCOLN 0.4 NNE CoCoRaHS 1.67
MO LIBERAL 0.7 SSE CoCoRaHS 1.65
MO TABLE ROCK DAM COOP 1.65
MO MTN GROVE 2 N COOP 1.65
MO AVA 10.5 SSW CoCoRaHS 1.65
MO MANSFIELD 3.7 SSE CoCoRaHS 1.64
MO CASSVILLE RS COOP 1.64
MO JOPLIN 24 N WBAN 1.63
MO OZARK 1.6 SE CoCoRaHS 1.63
MO JERICO SPRINGS 3 S COOP 1.60
MO IBERIA COOP 1.58
MO NEVADA WTP COOP 1.57
MO OZARK BEACH COOP 1.57
MO FORT LEONARD WOOD 5.4 SE CoCoRaHS 1.57
MO HORTON COOP 1.53
MO MANSFIELD 5.4 NNE CoCoRaHS 1.53
MO CONWAY 8.9 SW CoCoRaHS 1.49
MO LEBANON 0.6 N CoCoRaHS 1.49
MO SALEM 4.3 S CoCoRaHS 1.47
MO JOPLIN 4.2 SW CoCoRaHS 1.46
KS PITTSBURG 0.7 WSW CoCoRaHS 1.46
KS PITTSBURG 4.9 WSW CoCoRaHS 1.46
MO MARSHFIELD 3.6 S CoCoRaHS 1.43
MO COLE CAMP 3NW COOP 1.42
MO MOUNTAIN GROVE 13.0 NNW CoCoRaHS 1.40
MO ROLLA 6.4 NNW CoCoRaHS 1.39
MO ALTON 7.2 E CoCoRaHS 1.38
MO LAKESIDE COOP 1.36
MO HURLEY 3.5 NNE CoCoRaHS 1.30
MO CARL JUNCTION 1.6 SE CoCoRaHS 1.29
MO HOUSTON 0.3 SE CoCoRaHS 1.27
MO MANSFIELD COOP 1.25
MO GOLDEN CITY 0.6 SSW CoCoRaHS 1.24
KS MCCUNE 1.6 NW CoCoRaHS 1.23
MO CASSVILLE 0.5 SW CoCoRaHS 1.22
MO NOEL 3.7 NNW CoCoRaHS 1.20
MO SPRINGFIELD 4.8 WSW CoCoRaHS 1.19
MO NIXA 4.6 SW CoCoRaHS 1.18
MO LAMAR 0.3 ESE CoCoRaHS 1.16
MO SALEM 14.9 E CoCoRaHS 1.16
KS UNIONTOWN COOP 1.14
MO NEVADA 0.2 W CoCoRaHS 1.13
MO BOLIVAR 2.7 NE CoCoRaHS 1.13
MO HARTVILLE 0.8 WSW CoCoRaHS 1.10
MO MYRTLE 0.3 E CoCoRaHS 1.10
KS GIRARD COOP 1.08
MO LAURIE 4.2 SSW CoCoRaHS 1.08
KS FT SCOTT COOP 1.05
KS DEVON 0.1 SE CoCoRaHS 1.04
MO WASHBURN 5 W COOP 1.04
KS GARLAND 2.7 SW CoCoRaHS 1.03
MO ELDON COOP 1.03
MO APPLETON CITY COOP 1.03
KS WALNUT 3 S COOP 1.00
MO SPRINGFIELD 5.2 SW CoCoRaHS 1.00
MO GOLDEN CITY 6 S COOP 1.00
MO EDWARDS 7.1 NW CoCoRaHS 0.98
KS FORT SCOTT 3.7 ENE CoCoRaHS 0.95
MO VERSAILLES 0.2 SE CoCoRaHS 0.95
MO LAMAR COOP 0.94
MO STRAFFORD 2.4 SSW CoCoRaHS 0.94
MO THEODOSIA 6.2 SW CoCoRaHS 0.94
MO NEVADA 2.3 WNW CoCoRaHS 0.93
MO AVA 0.8 NNW CoCoRaHS 0.92
KS FARLINGTON 0.8 NNE CoCoRaHS 0.88
MO GAINESVILLE 6.2 ENE CoCoRaHS 0.88
MO NEVADA 3.4 NE CoCoRaHS 0.86
KS FORT SCOTT 9.3 NNE CoCoRaHS 0.84
MO VERSAILLES COOP 0.82
KS FORT SCOTT 8.2 SW CoCoRaHS 0.81
MO BATTLEFIELD 3.3 E CoCoRaHS 0.80
MO ISABELLA 2.0 NNW CoCoRaHS 0.80
MO AVA 6W COOP 0.76
MO GRAVOIS MILLS 3.7 SE CoCoRaHS 0.73
MO SPRINGFIELD 5.3 SSW CoCoRaHS 0.72
KS FORT SCOTT 4.0 ESE CoCoRaHS 0.70
MO STOCKTON 4.0 ESE CoCoRaHS 0.67
MO ELDON 3.8 NW CoCoRaHS 0.65
MO SENECA 5.8 SSE CoCoRaHS 0.58
MO POMME DE TERRE DAM COOP 0.50