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.

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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

Reader Comments

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March conditions

The Editors's picture

You are referring to places in Region 2; see here: https://www.almanac.com/weather/longrange/region/us/2

We can tell you that we do not have any snow in the March 2019 forecast for Region 2, but there are predictions for rain at the beginning, middle, and end of the month. (Note that there is a snowstorm forecast for Region 1, northern New England, between March 13 to 22, and if the wind switches, it could affect southern NE.)

For daily details on what to expect weather-wise, put zip codes or city and state in here: https://www.almanac.com/weather/forecast

Good luck with everything and thanks fo your enthusiasm for the Almanac!

Wedding - Aug 3 2019

Getting married In Vernon, NY on Aug 3 2019. I believe it’s been pretty miserable the past two years - any changes for 2019?

Aug 3

The Editors's picture

Aw, no wedding day should be/would be miserable, whatever the weather! We are predicting thunderstorms followed by sunny, cool conditions for Aug 1 to 4. Best wishes!

Wedding, August 17, 2019

Hello Almanac Crew! I am getting married in Plymouth VT on 08/17/19, in the mountains and praying for dry weather. Any predictions?

Aug 17

The Editors's picture

Pray harder: We are predicting a few thunderstorms, with temps turning cooler from Aug 16 to 22. Cheers!

May Wedding!

Getting married 5/18/19 in West Topsham VT. Would love to know roughly what to expect weather wise so I can plan accordingly!!

Many thanks!

May 18

The Editors's picture

Roughly, it could be muddy. Ok, damp. But delightful (all weddings are)! We are predicting rainy periods and cool temps from May 15 to 24. Best wishes!

April Wedding in Vermont

Planning a wedding for the full moon of April, April 19th, 2019. Any predictions on what the weather will be like? Near Killington, Vt?

April 19

The Editors's picture

For April 18 to 29, we are predicting sunny, then showers, warm temps. Good luck!

Wedding

Getting married on the beach in beautiful Lake George, New York. Wedding is planned for 5/4. Praying it will not rain so everyone can enjoy the beauty of the area.

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