2020-2021 Long Range Weather Forecast for Brookings, SD

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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.

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

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December 2020 Long Range Weather Forecast for Upper Midwest
DatesWeather Conditions
Dec 1-5Flurries, mild
Dec 6-11Snow showers, very cold
Dec 12-24Flurries, turning mild
Dec 25-31Snowy periods, turning cold
Decembertemperature 17.5° (1.5° above avg.)
precipitation 1.5" (0.5" above avg.)

January 2021 Long Range Weather Forecast for Upper Midwest
DatesWeather Conditions
Jan 1-2Sunny, cold
Jan 3-6Snowy, mild
Jan 7-16Snow showers; cold east, mild west
Jan 17-24Flurries, mild
Jan 25-31Snow, then flurries, cold
Januarytemperature 13° (2° below avg. east, 2° above west)
precipitation 0.8" (0.2" below avg.)

Annual Weather Summary
November 2020 to October 2021

Winter temperatures and precipitation will be above normal, while snowfall will be above normal in the east and below normal in the west. The coldest periods will be in early to mid- and late December, late January, and late February. The snowiest periods will be in late December, early and late January, late February, and early March. April and May will be warmer and drier than normal. Summer will be hotter and drier than normal, with the hottest periods in early June, early July, and mid- and late August. September and October will have below-normal temperatures and precipitation.

Map showing Old Farmer's Almanac long range weather region number 9

About the Upper Midwest Region

The Upper Midwest long range weather region includes all or part of the following states: MICHIGAN (Alpena, Escanaba, Marquette, Sault Ste. Marie, Traverse City), MINNESOTA (Bloomington, Duluth, Minneapolis, Rochester, Saint Paul), NORTH DAKOTA (Fargo, Grand Forks, Jamestown, West Fargo), SOUTH DAKOTA (Aberdeen, Brookings, Mitchell, Sioux Falls, Watertown), WISCONSIN (Appleton, Eau Claire, Green Bay, La Crosse, Oshkosh).

Upper Midwest Neighboring Regions

Here are the regions that neighbor the Upper Midwest long range weather region:

Temperature and Precipitation November 2020 to October 2021

Temperature and Precipitation Chart, November 2020 to October 2021 for Brookings, SD

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The Editors's picture

Thank you for taking the time to share this, Janice. We so very much appreciate these updates, when we’re accurate—and when we’re not. Here’s hoping you have a wonderful summer!

Daughter's wedding

My daughter is getting married on July 27, 2019. It will be an out door wedding and reception. Any thoughts on what the weather look like for that day?

September 21st, 2019 weather

Any predictions on the weather for September 21st, 2019 for Rochester, Mn area? We are planning an outdoor wedding. Thank you!

Here's your weather prediction date

Here's your weather prediction date:
September 21st, 2019 - September 25th, 2019: Rain to snow, then sunny, cold (According to Farmers Almanac)
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Wedding September 14 weather

How will the weather be the weekend of September 14 2019. Please!! N thank u!!

Mid May 2019 Wedding

Any predictions for weather, central Minnesota for Mid May 2019.

Apr 7-12 Sunny, cool. Have

Apr 7-12 Sunny, cool. Have you seen what is coming through the midwest?

Ap weather

The Editors's picture

Yes, we have been watching and hope you come through it ok. April snow is not unheard of, but this one developed pretty quickly, way outside of our view a year or so ago. We can’t call them all. Best wishes and thanks for you faith in our forecasts—even a little.

Daughter's Wedding

I'm performing my daughters wedding on August 16th on the beach in Kenosha, WI, with an out door reception to follow. Any predictuons on the weather for the day?

We have 6 ft snow in Kincheloe Mi

We have about 6 ft of snow in Kincheloe Mi, With snow banks taller than our fence. It is March 2019 . Will spring arrive at all ? How will we ever get rid of this snow in time for spring. Worst winter I've seen ever in the U.P of Michigan. Has anyone eve had a winter like this that they remember ? What month did all the snow end up going away completely ? and how was the summer temperatures?

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