Over 20 Children’s Books about Weather (Fiction and Nonfiction)

Learning about the weather is always a favorite activity for kids of all ages! Here are some of our favorite children’s books about weather– great for putting together a book set for your weather unit!

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20+ Children's Books about Weather (Includes both fiction & nonfiction)~ Buggy and Buddy


I always love having a set of children’s books to go along with any topic my kids are interested in or any unit of studies we’re working on in the classroom. Here’s some great weather themed children’s books for a weather book set! The list includes both fiction and nonfiction, as well as some weather themed books for younger children. (This post contains affiliate links. )


20+ Children’s Books about Weather 

Nonfiction Books about Weather

Weather by Seymour Simon

Weather by Seymour Simon


National Geographic Kids Everything Weather

National Geographic Kids Everything Weather


Weather Words and What They Mean by Gail Gibbons

Weather Words and What They Mean


The Everything Kids’ Weather Book by Joe Snedeker

The Everything Kids Weather Book

 Snowflake Bentley by Jaqueline Briggs Martin

Snowflake Bentley


Hurricanes by Gail Gibbons



The Cloud Book by Tomie de Paola

The Cloud Book

Picture Books about Weather

Hide and Seek Fog by Alvin Tresselt

Hide and Seek Fog


Come On, Rain by Karen Hesse

come on, rain


Albert by Donna Jo Napoli



Thunder Cake by Patricia Polacco

Thunder Cake


Bartholomew and the Oobleck by Dr. Seuss

Bartholomew and the Oobleck


Rain by Peter Spier



Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs by Judi Barrett

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs


Cloudette by Tom Lichtenheld



The Wind Blew by Pat Hutchins

The Wind Blew


Books about Weather for Young Children

Maisy’s Wonderful Weather Book by Lucy Cousins

Maisy's Wonderful Weather Book


Kipper’s Book of Weather by Mick Inkpen

Kipper's Book of Weather


Peppa Pig and the Muddy Puddles by Candlewick Press

Peppa Pig and the Muddy Puddles


Weather by DK Publishing



Elmer’s Weather by David McKee

Elmer's Weather


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  1. Thanks for the recommended books. My 7 year old son has an interest in weather.


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