2020 Long Range Weather Forecast for Appalachians

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 2020 Old Farmer’s Almanac, available online and in stores.

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

Free 2-Month Weather Forecast

February 2020 Long Range Weather Forecast for Appalachians
DatesWeather Conditions
Feb 1-6Snowy periods, cold north; rainy, mild south
Feb 7-18Rainy periods, mild
Feb 19-29Snow showers, cold
Februarytemperature 32° (2° above avg.)
precipitation 2.5" (1" above avg. north, 1" below south)

March 2020 Long Range Weather Forecast for Appalachians
DatesWeather Conditions
Mar 1-7Snowy periods, cold
Mar 8-12Sunny north, rain south; chilly
Mar 13-18Rainy periods north, sunny south; mild
Mar 19-27Rain and snow north, rainy periods south; chilly
Mar 28-31Flurries, cold
Marchtemperature 37° (3° below avg.)
precipitation 5.5" (1" above avg. north, 4" above south)

Annual Weather Summary
November 2019 to October 2020

Winter will be warmer than normal, with above-normal precipitation. Snowfall will be below normal in the north and above normal in the south. The coldest periods will be in mid-January and from late February into early March. The snowiest periods will be in late November, mid- and late January, early February, and early March. April and May will be warmer and rainier than normal. Summer will be warmer than normal, with the hottest periods in mid-June, mid- to late July, and mid-August. Rainfall will be below normal in the north and above normal in the south. September and October will be warmer and rainier than normal.

Map showing Old Farmer's Almanac long range weather region number 3

About the Appalachians Region

The Appalachians long range weather region includes all or part of the following states: MARYLAND (Aspen Hill, Bethesda, Frederick, Gaithersburg, Silver Spring), NEW JERSEY (Augusta, Belvidere, Branchville, Newton, Swartswood), NEW YORK (Auburn, Binghamton, Elmira, Ithaca, Syracuse), NORTH CAROLINA (Asheville, Hickory, Kernersville, Morganton, Winston-Salem), PENNSYLVANIA (Allentown, Altoona, Lancaster, Reading, Scranton), TENNESSEE (Mountain City, Roan Mountain, Trade), VIRGINIA (Arlington, Burke, Lynchburg, Reston, Roanoke), WEST VIRGINIA (Charles Town, Keyser, Martinsburg, Petersburg, Ranson).

Appalachians Neighboring Regions

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

Temperature and Precipitation November 2019 to October 2020

Temperature and Precipitation Chart, November 2019 to October 2020 for Appalachians Region

Reader Comments

Leave a Comment

Huh?

Some of these questions are asking specifically about a single day- does the almanac actually predict down to the day and even time of day like some of these questions are asking? Or is that as nutty as it seems to ask?

Halloween Wedding

My daughter is getting married on Halloween this year and wants to have the ceremony outside here in Charles Town, WV. Will the weather permit or should we plan on an inside ceremony?

wedding weather

Our wedding is planned for Nov 14, 2020, but looking at Nov 7 2020 as well. We are getting married in Elkton Virginia. What will the temp and rainfall be like? Fall foliage like as well?

Thank you so much!!

Snow? Maggie Valley, NC Feb 7th-11th 2020?

Will there be snow in Maggie Valley, NC Feb 7th-11th 2020?

Weather

What do you predict the weather to be on May 23, 2020 in the afternoon evening hours in Amissville, VA 20106

Snow

What do you predict the weather one like at Grandfather Mountain January 31-February 2 2020?

Traveling

Will there be snow in Asheville on the Dec. 25 26 27 28. We are From coast visiting family and cannot drive in snow lol.

Weather dec.15

What is the possibility of having a snowy morning on dec. 15 ?

halloween

we have an 80% chance or rain for Halloween here near Elmira. :(

Oct 30-31 2019

Well it says Sunny for Oct 30-31 2019 and it is scheduled for heavy rain both days here in PA.........

Pages