November 1998 Climate Data for Pittsburgh, PA  
See Key below for explanation of abbreviations

DATE  NOV 98  |DP|HEATING DD|SNOWFALL    |PRECIPITATION
   HI LO AV NR|DY|DY MON SEA|DAY MON SEAS| DAY  MON NORM  DEP  YEAR  NORM   DEP
01*56 38 47 47  0 18  18 441   0   0    T    0    0  .08  -.08 30.90 31.16 -.26
02*51 37 44 47 -3 21  39 462   0   0    T    0    0  .16  -.16 30.90 31.24 -.34
03*48 32 40 46 -6 25  64 487   0   0    T    0    0  .25  -.25 30.90 31.33 -.43
04*41 27 34 46-12 31  95 518   0   0    T    0    0  .34  -.34 30.90 31.42 -.52
05*39 29 34 46-12 31 126 549   T   T    T  .05  .05  .43  -.38 30.95 31.51 -.56
06*43 35 39 46 -7 26 152 575   T   T    T    T  .05  .52  -.47 30.95 31.60 -.65
07*45 37 41 45 -4 24 176 599   0   T    T    0  .05  .61  -.56 30.95 31.69 -.74
08*47 39 43 45 -2 22 198 621   0   T    T    0  .05  .70  -.65 30.95 31.78 -.83
09*51 39 45 45  0 20 218 641   0   T    T    0  .05  .79  -.74 30.95 31.87 -.92
10*69 44 57 44+13  8 226 649   0   T    T  .73  .78  .88  -.10 31.68 31.96 -.28
11*54 38 46 44 +2 19 245 668   0   T    T    0  .78  .97  -.19 31.68 32.05 -.37
12*50 32 41 44 -3 24 269 692   0   T    T    0  .78 1.06  -.28 31.68 32.14 -.46
13*54 38 46 43 +3 19 288 711   0   T    T    0  .78 1.15  -.37 31.68 32.23 -.55
14*58 32 45 43 +2 20 308 731   0   T    T    T  .78 1.25  -.47 31.68 32.33 -.65
15*53 32 43 43  0 22 330 753   0   T    T    0  .78 1.35  -.57 31.68 32.43 -.75
16*54 30 42 42  0 23 353 776   0   T    T    0  .78 1.45  -.67 31.68 32.53 -.85

...........................   NORMALS 1961-90 RV  .............................
DATE  NOV 98  |DP|HEATING DD |SNOWFALL    |PRECIPITATION
   HI LO AV NR|DY|DY MON SEAS|DAY MON SEAS| DAY  MON NORM   DEP  YEAR  NORM DEP
17*51 42 47 42 +5 18 371  794  0   T    T    T  .78 1.55  -.77 31.68 32.63 -.95
18*50 35 43 42 +1 22 393  816  0   T    T    0  .78 1.65  -.87 31.68 32.73-1.05
19*62 38 50 41 +9 15 408  831  0   T    T    0  .78 1.75  -.97 31.68 32.83-1.15
20*53 34 44 41 +3 21 429  852  0   T    T  .26 1.04 1.85  -.81 31.94 32.93 -.99
21*37 31 34 40 -6 31 460  883  T   T    T    T 1.04 1.95  -.91 31.94 33.03-1.09
22*50 24 37 40 -3 28 488  911  0   T    T    0 1.04 2.05 -1.01 31.94 33.13-1.19
23*61 39 50 40+10 15 503  926  0   T    T    0 1.04 2.15 -1.11 31.94 33.23-1.29
24*56 34 45 39 +6 20 523  946  0   T    T    0 1.04 2.25 -1.25 31.94 33.33-1.39
25*60 30 45 39 +6 20 543  966  0   T    T  .21 1.25 2.35 -1.10 32.15 33.43-1.28
26*53 41 47 39 +8 18 561  984  0   T    T  .25 1.50 2.45  -.95 32.40 33.53-1.13
27*50 34 42 38 +4 23 584 1007  0   T    T    0 1.50 2.55 -1.05 32.40 33.63-1.23
28*63 36 50 38+12 15 599 1022  0   T    T    0 1.50 2.65 -1.15 32.40 33.73-1.33
29*66 44 55 37+18 10 609 1032  0   T    T    0 1.50 2.75 -1.25 32.40 33.83-1.43
30*68 48 58 37+21  7 616 1039  0   T    T    T 1.50 2.85 -1.35 32.40 33.93-1.53
 


                       ...NOVEMBER 1998...
TEMPERATURES
AVERAGE MAXIMUM.................................53.1 DEGREES
AVERAGE MINIMUM.................................35.6 DEGREES
AVERAGE FOR MONTH...............................44.4 DEGREES
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL...........................+2.1 DEGREES
HIGHEST AND DATE......................69 DEGREES ON THE 10TH
LOWEST AND DATE.......................24 DEGREES ON THE 22ND
NUMBER OF DAYS MAX TEMPERATURE 32 DEGREES OR BELOW.........0
NUMBER OF DAYS MIN TEMPERATURE 32 DEGREES OR BELOW........10
NUMBER OF DAYS MIN TEMPERATURE  0 DEGREES OR BELOW.........0
 
HEATING DEGREE DAYS......................................616
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL....................................-65
SEASONAL TOTAL HEATING..................................1037
COOLING DEGREE DAYS......................................  0
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL....................................  0
SEASONAL TOTAL COOLING...................................820
 
PRECIPITATION DATA
TOTAL FOR THE MONTH............................  1.50 INCHES
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL.......................... -1.35 INCHES
TOTAL FOR THE YEAR............................. 32.40 INCHES
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL.......................... -1.53 INCHES
MAXIMUM PRECIPITATION IN 24 HOURS....0.73 INCHES ON THE 10TH
MONTHLY SNOWFALL...................................... TRACE
DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL.................................  -3.2
MAXIMUM 24 HOUR SNOWFALL.............................. TRACE
 
NUMBER OF DAYS WITH PRECIPITATION 0.01 INCH OR MORE........5
NUMBER OF DAYS WITH PRECIPITATION 0.10 INCH OR MORE........4
NUMBER OF DAYS WITH PRECIPITATION 0.50 INCH OR MORE........1
NUMBER OF DAYS WITH PRECIPITATION 1.00 INCH OR MORE........0
 
SUNSHINE
NUMBER OF DAYS WITH CLEAR SKIES........................... 4
NUMBER OF DAYS WITH PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES................... 9
NUMBER OF DAYS WITH CLOUDY SKIES..........................17
 
HIGHEST SEA LEVEL PRESSURE........ 30.48 ON THE 12TH AT 1042
LOWEST SEA LEVEL PRESSURE......... 29.64 ON THE 10TH AT 1846
 
HIGHLIGHTS...
NO RECORDS DURING THIS THIRD CONSECUTIVE MILD AND DRY MONTH.
 

...THE RECORD LATE AUTUMN WARMTH CONTINUES ACROSS THE UPPER OHIO
   RIVER VALLEY...
 
MORE HIGH TEMPERATURE RECORDS WERE BROKEN ACROSS THE REGION TODAY. THE
MERCURY AT MORGANTOWN WEST VIRGINIA REACHED 72 DEGREES MONDAY
AFTERNOON...THIS BROKE THE PREVIOUS RECORD OF 70 WHICH WAS SET IN
1975. A NEW RECORD HIGH WAS ALSO SET IN ZANESVILLE OHIO AS THE
THERMOMETER REACHED 70 DEGREES TODAY. THIS ECLIPSED THE PREVIOUS RECORD
OF 66 WHICH WAS SET IN 1991. COOLER TEMPERATURES ARE ON THERE WAY FOR
TUESDAY... HOWEVER TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN ABOVE NORMAL FOR THE REST
OF THE WEEK.

 

...RECORD LATE AUTUMN WARMTH SURGES INTO THE UPPER OHIO RIVER
   VALLEY...
 
THR RECORD HIGH AT ZANESVILLE OHIO WAS TIED TODAY WHEN THE MERCURY
REACHED 67 DEGREES. THIS TIES THE PREVIOUS RECORD WHICH WAS SET IN
1991.  ONDAY COULD BE ANOTHER RECORD TYING OR BREAKING DAY AS THE
MUCH ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES CONTINUE TO INVADE THE REGION.
 

Key 

HI = High for Day
LO = Low for Day
AV = Average
NR = Normal Average
DP DY = Daily Departure for Normal
HEATING DD = Heating Degree Day for
-----DY = Day
-----MON = Month
-----SEAS = Season
SNOWFALL for DAY...Month and Season
PRECIPITATION for
-----DY = DAY
-----MON = Month
-----NORM = Cumulative Normal for Month
-----DEP = Cumulitive Departure for Normal for Month
-----YEAR = Cumulitive Yearly Total
-----NORM = Cumulative Yearly Normal
-----DEP = Depature from the Yearly Normal