Current Moon Phase

Waxing Gibbous
54% of full

Farmers Almanac
The 2014 Farmers Almanac

Farmers Almanac Top Stories

Weather History for the United States

Search our Weather History Records for the U.S.
back to 1945!

Zip Code:

Featured Products From Our Store


Maine Woodsman's Weather Stick
$7.19

Loons Thermometer
$24.99

Order the 2015 Farmer's Almanac (U.S. Edition)
$6.79

Official Almanac Wedding Weather Prediction (Framed)
$29.95

Maine Maple Syrup & Other Food Gifts
Browse

Hearth Cricket (Gold)
$10.99

Latest Blog Post

Happy Burns Night!

Happy Burns Night!

Read about the celebration for poet Robert Burns and an interesting contest featuring Scotland’s national dish.

Continue Reading »

If you notice a hole in the upper left-hand corner of your Farmers' Almanac, don't return it to the store! That hole isn't a defect; it's a part of history. Starting with the first edition of the Farmers' Almanac in 1818, readers used to nail holes into the corners to hang it up in their homes, barns, and outhouses (to provide both reading material and toilet paper). In 1910, the Almanac's publishers began pre-drilling holes in the corners to make it even easier for readers to keep all of that invaluable information (and paper) handy.