2018-2019 Long Range Weather Forecast for Schenectady, NY


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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 annual Old Farmer’s Almanac, available online and in stores.

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

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December 2018 Long Range Weather Forecast for Northeast
DatesWeather Conditions
Dec 1-3Rainy periods, quite mild
Dec 4-9Snowy periods, cold
Dec 10-12Rain to snow; mild, then cold
Dec 13-15Rainy, mild
Dec 16-18Flurries, cold
Dec 19-23Rainy periods, quite mild
Dec 24-31Snow showers, cold
Decembertemperature 30° (2° above avg.)
precipitation 6" (3" above avg.)

January 2019 Long Range Weather Forecast for Northeast
DatesWeather Conditions
Jan 1-4Snowy, cold
Jan 5-7Flurries, very cold
Jan 8-13Snow showers, cold
Jan 14-24Rainy periods, turning very mild
Jan 25-31Snow showers, cold
Januarytemperature 21° (2° below avg.)
precipitation 3" (avg.)

Annual Weather Summary
November 2018 to October 2019

Winter will be milder than normal, on average, with above-normal precipitation and near-normal snowfall. The coldest periods will occur from late December into mid-January and late January into early February and in mid- to late February. The snowiest periods will be in early January, early to mid-February, mid-March, and early April. April and May will be rainier than normal, with below-normal temperatures. Summer temperatures and rainfall will be near normal, with the hottest periods in late July and early to mid-August. September and October will be slightly cooler and drier than normal.

Map showing Old Farmer's Almanac long range weather region number 1

About the Northeast Region

The Northeast long range weather region includes all or part of the following states: CONNECTICUT (Canaan, North Granby, Sharon Valley, West Cornwall, Winsted), MAINE (Auburn, Bangor, Lewiston, Portland, South Portland), MASSACHUSETTS (Chicopee, Haverhill, Lawrence, Lowell, Springfield), NEW HAMPSHIRE (Concord, Dover, Manchester, Nashua, Rochester), NEW JERSEY (Colesville, Glenwood, McAfee, Sussex, Wantage), NEW YORK (Albany, Poughkeepsie, Schenectady, Troy, Utica), VERMONT (Barre, Bennington, Burlington, Rutland, South Burlington).

Northeast Neighboring Regions

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

Temperature and Precipitation November 2018 to October 2019

Temperature and Precipitation Chart, November 2018 to October 2019 for Schenectady, NY

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Rehoboth Beach

The first few days of the July 21 period are predicted to be sunny and cool, followed by scattered showers and warm temps beginning on July 26. The week of August 4 is almost exactly the same prediction, with thunderstorms instead of scattered showers forecast.


Weather Albany, New York Feb.8-10


The regional forecast is for sunny, with cold temps from Feb 1 to 8, followed by snowy periods.

March 12-18?

The last two years as I have traveled from Maine to Pigion Forge TN there had been major snowstorms that cancelled my flights and almost made me miss my singing competition. Should I expect it to happen again this year?

travel to Tennessee

A we say here in (this part of) New England, be ready for anything.

February Weather?

We're looking to travel from the Catskills in NY to Pigeon Forge, TN Presidents Day weekend 2019. Thoughts?

Pigeon Forge for President's Day

First thought? Can I go… Oh, about the weather: We are predicting sunny, cold (average temp in Feb of 50°F) conditions. Safe travels!

August 17 Bennington VT

OOPS pls disregard aug 19-

We’re having a backyard wedding in Bennington, VT and would like to choose August 17.

Any rain? What’s the forecast? We purchased an almanac but not sure where to look. Thanks


We’re predicting a chance of thunderstorms around that date, as well as cooler weather. You can find the full August forecast on page 206 in the 2019 US edition of the Almanac!

August 19 in Bennington VT?

We’re having a backyard wedding in Bennington and would like to choose August 19 for the day. Any rain? What’s the forecast? We purchased an almanac but not sure where to look. Thanks