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Farmers Almanac
The 2014 Farmers Almanac
Farmers' Almanac

Category — Weather

Hurricane Forecast 2014

Will this year’s hurricane season be as quiet as last year? Find out what the predictions are so you can be prepared.

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Wind Weather Lore

What does the wind have to do with the weather? According to weather lore lots!

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Will It Warm Up For Memorial Day?

Will showers dampen your Memorial Day plans? Or will you be heading to the beach? Get the forecast here.

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Remarkable Rainfall Facts

Do you know what an inch of rain is equal to in snow? Or where the rainiest place is in the US? Here are some interesting facts about rain.

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Will This Summer Be a Scorcher?

After a long, cold winter and a wet start to spring, many are yearning for summer and wondering what’s in store. Get our forecast!

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What Was the Weather Like Back Then?

This year marks the 75th anniversary of the dawn of television. Find out what the weather was like!

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What to Wear When It’s Wet

These clothing choices can withstand the wettest weather!

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Want Our Easter Forecast? Hop to It!

Find out whether your kids will need to bring a snow shovel to that Easter egg hunt!

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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.