2018-2019 Long Range Weather Forecast for Northeast


Get the Long Range Weather for Your Location

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 Northeast Region

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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

Aug in Bennington...

You can look on page 206 in the 2019 Old Farmer’s Almanac or click on region 1 here: https://www.almanac.com/weather/longrange See Region one; it encompasses northern Vermont. We are predicting a period of thunderstorms and increasingly cooler weather for August 19 to 22, coming off a sunny, hot spell.


NH and Vt March 10 to March 15. 2019 . Any rain or snow during that time

March Snow

Yes, we’re predicting a snowstorm followed by flurries around that time!

April weather

How is the weather going to be in April.....any snows, rains, colds or rains

May weather 2019

What is the weather going to be like...

Any rains, cold or snow

Warmer winter season

Do you think we'll get a warmer winter in New England? Let me know


I would love to know what the weather looks like for September 14th 2019. Temps but more importantly rain. Thanks!

Snow storm

When do you think the first snow storm will be for nh (Manchester area) if you can tell

May 2019 weather

What does May 19, 2019 look like for temps? any rain?