Easter Weather Forecast

As you plan your Easter activities, you'll want to know what kind of weather to expect. See what we're forecasting for the US and Canada.

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Easter is on Sunday, April 17, 2022. As you plan your activities, you’ll want to know what kind of weather to expect. Will you need a raincoat or a winter parka when you hunt for those Easter eggs?

Here’s what the Farmers’ Almanac is predicting for your Easter weekend, Saturday, April 16, through Tuesday, April 19, 2022:

United States Easter Forecast

Young girl wearing bunny ears enjoying a basket of Easter candy.

Zone 1 – Northeast & New England

New York, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Washington D.C.

Mostly fair skies. Fine weather for both Easter Sunday and Patriots’ Day festivities in Boston.

Zone 2 – Great Lakes, Ohio Valley & Midwest

Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Kentucky, Illinois, Wisconsin

Fair, pleasant weather for Easter Sunday festivities.

Zone 3 – Southeast

Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Florida

Mostly fair Eastertime.

Zone 4 – North Central

Missouri, Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Colorado, Wyoming, Montana

Pleasant initially, then unsettled with showers spreading from the west across Rockies.

Zone 5 – South Central

Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico

Pleasant, then turning unsettled.

Zone 6 – Northwest

Washington, Oregon, Idaho

Fair, pleasant, then quickly turns unsettled.

Zone 7 – Southwest

California, Nevada, Utah, Arizona

Fair once again, then cloudy with scattered showers.

Canadian Easter Forecast

Here’s what weather the Canadian Farmers’ Almanac is predicting for your Easter weekend, Saturday, April 16 through Tuesday, April 19, 2022:

Photo frame saying Happy Easter on wooden table with Easter decorations.

Zone 1

Newfoundland, Labrador

Showery, thundery for Easter time, then clearing skies.

Zone 2

Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, New Brunswick, Quebec

Easter Sunday and Monday are both fair and dry.

Zone 3


Mostly fair and pleasant weather for the Easter holiday.

Zone 4

Alberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan

Pleasant for Easter Sunday, then turning unsettled, with showers spreading in from the west across the Rockies.

Zone 5

British Columbia

Fair and pleasant for Easter, then it quickly turns unsettled.

What’s in store for the remainder of spring in your neck of the woods? Be sure to read your long-range weather forecast.

Can bunnies predict the weather? Find out here.

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