The Summary for November 2017


Daily records set this month at the Airport* since 1995 and compared to other stations** for “All Time” since 1900.

TWO new short term high temp records. FOUR new short term rain records. TWO All Time Rain records. No short term low temp records.

  • November 1 high temp 13.1º C: #1 is 20.0º C in 1954 at Port Alberni “City”.
  • November 13 rain 41.7 mm:  #1 is 79.0 mm in 1948 at Port Alberni “City”.
  • November 14 rain 60.6 mm:  #1 is 89.9 mm in 1939 at Beaver Creek.
  • November 19 rain 80.5 mm: NEW ALL TIME RECORD
    Previous Record was 
    78.2 mm in 1927 at Beaver Creek
  • November 22 high temp 13.7º C:  #1 is 17.2º C in 1917 at Beaver Creek.
  • November 22 rain 64.3 mm: NEW ALL TIME RECORD
    Previous Record was 63.2 mm in 1927 at Robertson Creek
  • (.3º C and 4 mm away from doing same double temp/rain record on the 26th with 11.2ºC and 44mm)
*May have used backup Env Canada Data source at
**^^ Missing Data from Airport, Alberniweather broke existing Airport record temperature. Temperature at Alberniweather will be different. Usually Alberniweather underestimates temperatures in summer compared to Airport.
**Short Term means since 1995 at the new AVRA Airport.
 Airport Records are compared to the 30+ year weather stations of record since 1900 (1895 for rain) at Beaver Creek, Port Alberni "City" and Robertson Creek.  Note that records pre 1950 may be more likely to over-estimate high temperatures.

NOVEMBER 2017  Minimum, Mean, and High Average Temp, Total Precipitation and Highest Wind


Alberniweather3.2º C, 5.9º C, 8.8º C472.7 mm
High Wind: S 19.2 kph on the 26th.
Alberni Elem. School : 3.1º C, 5.8º C, 8.8° C615.7 mm
High Wind: S 34kph on the 26th.
Maquinna Elem. School: 3.3ºC, 5.7º C, 8.5ºC, 700.0 mm
High Wind: 37kph on the 19th.
Nick’s Stati
on (Maquinna area): 3.0ºC, 5.3º C, 7.8ºC, 445.8 mm
High Wind: SSE 61.1kph on the 19th

Overall City Average: 3.2º C, 5.7º C, 8.5º C 558.55 mm

Environment Canada Airport* : 1.6º C, 4.7º C7.8° C, 619.0 mm
High Wind: SE 44kph on the 13th

Normal 1981-2010 (Rbrstn Creek): 1.8º C 4.6º C 7.3° C 353.2 mm

*May have used backup Env Canada Data source at

Differences from Normal at Robertson Creek

+1.4° C, +1.1º C, +1.2º C, +205.35 mm (158.1% of normal)
Official Airport
-0.2° C, +0.1º C, +0.4º C, +265.8 mm (175.3% of normal)

Days of Precipitation for NOVEMBER 2017*

Amount : Normal Days : Days This Month
>= 0.2 mm: 21.8 :  23
>= 5 mm:  13.7 : 18
>= 10 mm: 11 : 15
>= 25 mm: 5.2 : 12

*May have used backup Env Canada Data source at

Comparison to recent months of NOVEMBER at Alberniweather


2009 was a very similar year in terms of average highs and mean temperatures it was a little cooler on the low side though. In terms of rain, it was maybe not quite as bad, but probably felt just as soggy as this year!


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