2021 Long Range Weather Forecast for Hickory, NC

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See long range weather forecasts for the next 60 days from The Old Farmer’s Almanac! Our long range forecasts can be used to make more informed decisions about future plans that depend on the weather, from vacations and weddings to sporting events and outdoor activities.

To see long term forecasts for the entire year, pick up a copy of The 2022 Old Farmer’s Almanac, available online and in stores.

Note: Long range forecasts are regional, not city-specific.

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October 2021 Long Range Weather Forecast for Appalachians
DatesWeather Conditions
Oct 1-5Rain, then sunny, cool
Oct 6-12Showers, then sunny, cold
Oct 13-19Rainy periods, chilly
Oct 20-23Sunny, cold
Oct 24-28Rain, then sunny, cold
Oct 29-31Snow north, showers south
Octobertemperature 47° (6° below avg.)
precipitation 6" (3" above avg.)

November 2021 Long Range Weather Forecast for Appalachians
DatesWeather Conditions
Nov 1-6Rain and snow showers, chilly
Nov 7-12Sunny, mild
Nov 13-18Flurries, cold
Nov 19-21Rainy periods, warm
Nov 22-28Flurries, cold
Nov 29-30Rainy, mild
Novembertemperature 39° (5° below avg.)
precipitation 2.5" (1" below avg.)

Annual Weather Summary
November 2020 to October 2021

Winter will be warmer than normal, with precipitation above normal in the north and below normal in the south. The coldest periods will be in mid- and late December and throughout January. Snowfall will be below normal, with the snowiest period in early March. April and May will be warmer and drier than normal, with an early hot spell in early to mid-April. Summer will be drier than normal, with temperatures near normal in the north and below normal in the south. The hottest periods will be in early June and mid-August. September and October will be cooler and rainier than normal.

Map showing Old Farmer's Almanac long range weather region number 3

About the Appalachians Region

The Appalachians long range weather region includes all or part of the following states: MARYLAND (Aspen Hill, Frederick, Gaithersburg, Germantown, Rockville), NEW YORK (Binghamton, Cortland, Elmira, Ithaca, Johnson City), NORTH CAROLINA (Asheville, Hickory, Lenoir, Morganton, Winston-Salem), PENNSYLVANIA (Allentown, Bethlehem, Lancaster, Reading, Scranton), VIRGINIA (Burke, Dale City, Lynchburg, Reston, Roanoke), WEST VIRGINIA (Martinsburg).

Appalachians Neighboring Regions

Here are the regions that neighbor the Appalachians long range weather region:

Temperature and Precipitation November 2020 to October 2021

Temperature and Precipitation Chart, November 2020 to October 2021 for Hickory, NC