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How to Read Long-Range Weather Forecasts
Long-range predictions show weather trends in temperatures and precipitation. For example, will the winter be colder or warmer than average? Will there be more or less snow than what's typical for your area? Our famous predictions (traditionally 80% accurate) are made 18 months in advance, and meant to help you make more informed decisions for long-term planning.
Here on Almanac.com, we provide free long-range forecasts for the next 30 to 60 days covering U.S. and Canadian regions. Find all 12 months of predictions in the annual Old Farmer's Almanac.
Free 2-Month Weather Forecast
JULY 2017: temperature 82° (1° below avg.); precipitation 7.5" (1" above avg.); Jul 1-16: Scattered t-storms, warm; Jul 17-22: Isolated t-storms, hot; Jul 23-31: Scattered t-storms; hot north, warm south.
AUGUST 2017: temperature 81° (1° below avg.); precipitation 9.5" (2" above avg.); Aug 1-4: T-storms north, sunny south; hot and humid; Aug 5-10: Sunny, cooler north; scattered t-storms, humid south; Aug 11-25: Daily t-storms, seasonable; Aug 26-31: Sunny north, a few t-storms south; cool.
Annual Weather Summary: November 2016 to October 2017
Winter will be much milder than normal, but coldest in early to mid-January, from late January into early February, and in mid-February. Rainfall will be above normal in the north and near normal in the south.
April and May will be slightly hotter than normal, with above-normal rainfall.
Summer will be cooler and rainier than normal, with the hottest temperatures in mid- and late June and mid- and late July. Watch for tropical storm threats in mid-May and mid-June and a hurricane threat in early September.
September (especially early to mid-) and October will be warmer and drier than normal.