Complete 2015 Long-Range Weather Forecast for the Upper Midwest Region, November 2014 to October 2015 includes week-by-week details.
Free 2-Month Weather Forecast
APRIL 2015: temperature 42.5° (4° above avg. east, 3° below west); precipitation 2" (1" below avg. east, 1" above west); Apr 1-4: Sunny, cool; Apr 5-10: Showers; cool east, turning warm west; Apr 11-15: Rain to snow, then sunny, cool; Apr 16-20: Sunny, warm; Apr 21-25: Rain, then sunny, cool; Apr 26-30: Showers, turning warm.
MAY 2015: temperature 54° (1° below avg.); precipitation 3.5" (1" above avg. east, avg. west); May 1-6: T-storms, then sunny, cool; May 7-8: Rainy, cool; May 9-11: Sunny, turning hot; May 12-21: T-storms, then rainy periods, cool; May 22-31: T-storms, then sunny, turning hot.
Annual Weather Summary: November 2014 to October 2015
Winter temperatures, precipitation, and snowfall all will be below normal. The coldest periods will be in late December, early to mid-January, late January, and early to mid-February. The snowiest periods will occur in late November, mid- to late December, early to mid-January, and mid- to late February.
April and May will be warmer than normal in the east, with near-normal precipitation, while the west will be cooler and wetter than normal.
Summer will be hotter and drier than normal. The hottest periods will occur in mid- to late June, early and mid-July, and early August.
September and October will be warmer and rainier than normal.