Ventura County Monthly Climate Summary

By: longjohn123 , 11:25 PM GMT on November 27, 2012

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Ventura County Summary
Main Features: Sunny, warm days
Event(s): An unstable cold upper level low crossed Ventura County on the 11th
with snow above 6000’ but 70 degrees along the coast. First county
wide Santa Ana winds of the season on the 26th.
Temperature Summary: Slightly above normal and especially so near the coast
due to above normal sea temperatures. Temperatures near 100 degrees
inland on the 1st, 2nd and 17th.
Rainfall Summary: Below normal with local heavy showers (Ojai) on the 11th.

Climatic Data for October 2012
-----Temperature----- ------Rainfall--------
City/Area Av.hi/low Normal Extremes Rain Norm. 1 day Date

Ventura City 75/55 73/52 86/45 0.05 0.69 0.05 20th
Camarillo 76/55 75/51 93/45 0.11 0.39 0.08 11th
Ojai 82/49 82/48 102/38 0.90 0.55 0.74 11th
Fillmore 82/53 81/51 102/43 0.08 0.40 NA
Thousand Oaks 80/54 79/52 101/44 0.18 0.51 0.16 11th
Lockwood Vly 72/33 70/31 86/25 0.32 0.51 NA
Anacapa Is. 70/62 68/57 84/na 0.04 0.24 0.04 20th

Peak wind speed: Thousand Oaks, 31 mph from the NE on the 26th; Simi
Valley, 40 mph from the NE on the 27th, Ventura City, 30 mph from
the ENE on the 26th; Camarillo AP, 40 mph from the NE on the 26th.
Piru, 43 mph from the NE on the 25th, South Mtn. (Santa Paula),
62 mph from the NE on the 26th. Pt. Mugu, 34 mph from the NE on the 26th.

Monthly rainfall totals: Simi Valley 0.10", Santa Paula 0.09", Oxnard
0.16", Rose Valley 0.39", Ozena RS 0.16", Frazier Park 0.32".

Snow Report: On October 31 there was no snow on the ground
at Mt. Pinos.

Total rainfall and % of normal from July 2012 to October 31, 2012:
Florence OR 12.31” 115%
Eureka 3.42” 103
San Francisco 1.33 96
Ventura County 0.36 62
Los Angeles 0.03 3
San Diego 0.07 9

Submitted by Tom Johnston

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