Complete 2016 Long Range Weather Forecast for the Upper Midwest Region, November 2015 to October 2016 includes week-by-week details. Digital Download.
Free 2-Month Weather Forecast
APRIL 2016: temperature 44° (2° above avg.); precipitation 1.5" (0.5" below avg.); Apr 1-5: Showers, then sunny, mild; Apr 6-14: A few showers, turning warm; Apr 15-19: Sprinkles, cool; Apr 20-26: Rain to snow, then sunny, cool; Apr 27-30: Showers.
MAY 2016: temperature 54° (1° below avg.); precipitation 4" (1" above avg.); May 1-3: Sunny, nice; May 4-7: Showers, then sunny, warm; May 8-11: Showers, warm; May 12-18: Rain, then showers, cool; May 19-22: Sunny, nice; May 23-26: Showers, cool; May 27-31: T-storms, warm.
Annual Weather Summary: November 2015 to October 2016
Winter will be much colder than normal, on average, with above-normal precipitation. Snowfall will be near normal in most of the region but above normal in the east. Very cold weather will predominate from late December through early February, with the snowiest periods in late November, late January, and mid-March.
April and May will be slightly warmer and wetter than normal.
Summer will be hotter and drier than normal. The hottest periods will occur in late June and early and late August.
September and October will be much warmer and slightly rainier than normal in the east and rainier than normal, with near-normal temperatures, in the west.