Weather Lore Articles

Weather folklore is a favorite among Almanac readers, and no more so when it comes to the... read more
I sometimes wonder why I am in the climate business. According to folklore, those leaves you have... read more
Mom! There’s a bear in the backyard! Californians are beginning to learn why their state flag has a... read more
It’s enough to make a superstitious person hide under a blanket for the rest of the year. A week... read more
Predict the weather with our collection of weather proverbs and prognostics about rain and clouds... read more
Next time you see an ant or a spider, check out what it’s doing—it could let you know something... read more
Did you know that bird behavior can help us predict the weather?  Closely observe nature and your... read more
Observe animals and you'll see that they, too, have their own ways of predicting weather. Here are... read more
According to folklore, you can predict the weather with a persimmon seed. Here’s how to do it: Cut... read more