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Mark your calendars, the Total Solar Eclipse is coming!

Today is Day 55 of 2024

23 days until spring begins

Question of the Day

We see so many sights in the night sky. Are there any sounds?

Upcoming Holidays

Full Snow Moon

Month of March

St. David’s Day

Word of the Day

1 chain=100 links=22 yards

Puzzle of the Day

What vegetables may be reduced to ashes merely by removing a part of them?

Today is the Best Day to...

Seasonal Outlook

Frost Dates

Get the last spring frost dates. Just enter your zip code or location in our Frost Date Calculator.

Next Full Moon

February Full Moon

The Full Snow Moon, will occur on Saturday, February 24, 2024.

Also, see visible planets and bright stars for your area.

Planting Calendar

Gardening for Everyone

Learn How to Grow a Vegetable Garden

Find our FREE online series of step-by-step guides! Think of it as a “Gardening 101” masterclass with your trusted Almanac gardening experts as your teachers. Learn more!

About The Almanac

About the Almanac

What is The Old Farmer’s Almanac? For more than 225 years, we’ve been the go-to resource for everything under the Sun—including the Moon! We may be “old,” but in fact we’re new every year—and even every day. Find out what makes our little yellow book so special.

Welcome to the Almanac’s HQ! We’re located in the tiny village of Dublin, New Hampshire, which is small-town America at its best—complete with Old Glory high atop her pole, a church steeple, the town hall—and New England weather! Check it all out on our webcam.