Complete 2016 Long Range Weather Forecast for the Pacific Southwest Region, November 2015 to October 2016 includes week-by-week details. Digital Download.
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DECEMBER 2015: temperature 52° (2° below avg.); precipitation 3" (1" above avg.); Dec 1-5: Showers, then sunny, cool; Dec 6-14: Rain, some heavy, cool; Dec 15-17: Sunny, cool; Dec 18-22: Rainy periods north, sunny south; cool; Dec 23-24: Sunny; Dec 25-31: Showers, then sunny, cold.
JANUARY 2016: temperature 53° (1° below avg.); precipitation 1" (2" below avg.); Jan 1-2: Sunny, cool; Jan 3-7: Rainy periods, cool; Jan 8-12: Showers north, sunny south; turning warm; Jan 13-19: Showers, then sunny, cool; Jan 20-23: Sunny; cool north, warm south; Jan 24-31: Sunny, cool.
Annual Weather Summary: November 2015 to October 2016
Although the early part of the winter season will feature above-normal rainfall, the drought will continue as rainy periods will diminish in the season?s second half and precipitation will be below normal for the winter season as a whole, with below-normal mountain snows not helping to ease the drought. The stormiest periods will be in mid- to late November, early to mid-December, early January, and early March. Overall, temperatures will be slightly cooler than normal. The coldest period will be in late December, with other cold periods in early and late January and mid-February.
April and May will be cooler and slightly rainier than normal.
Summer will be hotter than normal, with near-normal rainfall. The hottest periods will be in early June, early to mid- and late July, and early and mid- to late August.
September and October will be slightly cooler than normal, with near-normal rainfall.