2021 Long Range Weather Forecast for Northeast

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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 2021 Old Farmer’s Almanac, available online and in stores.

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

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January 2021 Long Range Weather Forecast for Northeast
DatesWeather Conditions
Jan 1-6Snowy periods, cold
Jan 7-12Rain and snow, then sunny, cold
Jan 13-18Snow showers, very cold
Jan 19-22Snow north, rain south; mild
Jan 23-31Snow showers, turning cold
Januarytemperature 18° (5° below avg.)
precipitation 4.5" (1.5" above avg.)

February 2021 Long Range Weather Forecast for Northeast
DatesWeather Conditions
Feb 1-3Sunny, mild
Feb 4-8Rain and snow showers, mild
Feb 9-16Periods of rain and snow, mild
Feb 17-21Sunny, mild
Feb 22-28Rain and snow showers; cold, then mild
Februarytemperature 28° (2° above avg. north, 8° above south)
precipitation 3" (0.5" above avg.)

Annual Weather Summary
November 2020 to October 2021

Winter will be colder than normal in the north and warmer in the south, with above-normal precipitation and snowfall. The coldest periods will be in mid-December and mid-January, with the snowiest periods in mid-December, early January, and early to mid-March. April and May will be warmer and slightly rainier than normal, with an early hot spell in early to mid-April. Summer temperatures will be slightly cooler than normal, on average, with above-normal rainfall. The hottest periods will be in late June, early to mid-July, and early August. Watch for a hurricane in early to mid-August. September and October will be cooler and rainier 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: MAINE (Auburn, Bangor, Lewiston, Portland, South Portland), MASSACHUSETTS (Chicopee, Haverhill, Lawrence, Lowell, Springfield), NEW HAMPSHIRE (Concord, Dover, Manchester, Nashua, Rochester), NEW YORK (Albany, Rome, Schenectady, Troy, Utica), VERMONT (Burlington, Rutland, South Burlington).

Northeast Neighboring Regions

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

Temperature and Precipitation November 2020 to October 2021

Temperature and Precipitation Chart, November 2020 to October 2021 for Northeast Region

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May 4

The Editors's picture

Pray harder… we are predicting rainy periods and cool temps for May 1 to 7. But our forecasts are traditionally 80, not 100, percent accurate, so there is always hope. Good luck!

We r planning a wedding which

We r planning a wedding which of these 2 dates r they predicting mild and sunny weather oct 24 or nov 7

October 24

The Editors's picture

We are predicting rainy, mild temps on October 22 to 25. The November forecast will appear in the 2020 Almanac, so we do not have any information on that yet.

Wedding day 10.19.19

Getting married in Pa, 10.19.19, what's your weather predication for the day! Fingers crossed for dry and calm!

Wedding

I'm getting married in the spring mainly the first week of May . Please let me know what the weather would be like on my special day

Thanks

early May

The Editors's picture

We are predicting rainy periods and cool temps for May 1 to 7. But our forecasts are traditionally 80, not 100, percent accurate, so there is always hope. Good luck!

May 18

I’m getting married 5/18/19 in West Topsham, Vermont what will the weather be like that day so I can prepare!

Choosing Wedding date around best weather on following dates

Weather in New York City
April 20
April 27
May 18
And May 25
Thank you

Wedding 8/3, 8/10, 9/21 or 9/28

Hi, I’m looking to plan a wedding late summer to fall. Can you let me know the weather in Staten Island on those dates? Thank you

Wedding in September

We are planning a wedding on the coast of Maine (in Wells) and looking at Sept. 7th, does it look like it will be dry that weekend?

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