Weather The Best Songs About Weather  

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Come rain or come shine, musicians are ready for any weather occurrence with the perfect song. This is a list of the best songs about weather, influenced by your votes. Some of the best weather songs are about stormy conditions including lightning, thunder and wind, while other good weather songs are about beautiful days full of sunshine.

Bob Dylan has written several of the greatest weather songs of all-time. His tracks “Shelter from the Storm,” “Buckets of Rain” and “A Hard Rain's Gonna Fall” all made this list. Bruce Springsteen is another musician who loves to write about weather. His track “Thunder Road” is a top weather tune. Garbage had a hit with their weather song, “I'm Only Happy When It Rains,” back in 1995.

On the nicer side of weather songs, we have “Beautiful Day” by U2 and “Good Day Sunshine” by The Beatles. Delta Spirit's “Ode to Sunshine” also made this list of the best songs about weather.

Which weather song is your favorite? Give it a thumbs up and please add any weather-related music that's missing.

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Creedence Clearwater Revival

2
70 23
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61 25
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Guns N' Roses

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40 16
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36 13
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Creedence Clearwater Revival

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43 19
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The Beatles

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30 11
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Bruce Springsteen

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38 18
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Elvis Presley

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47 28
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30 14
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Garth Brooks

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33 17
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Peter Gabriel

12
19 5
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14 4
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Jonathan Lichter added Soundgarden

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22 12
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26 17
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19 11
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The Rolling Stones

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20 12
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Jimi Hendrix

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15 8
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Eric Clapton

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24 17
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7 1
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Dayton Cash added Supertramp

21
13 7
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Christopher Cross

22
14 8
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Bryan Adams

23
17 12
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Johnny Cash

24
16 11
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Simon and Garfunkel

25
7 2
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Willie1019 added Eric Clapton, Cream

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14 9
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Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers

27
8 3
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Misaki added Jimmie Davis

28
10 5
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18 14
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16 12
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Metallica

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14 10
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12 8
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Frank Sinatra

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9 5
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9 6
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Blind Melon

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9 6
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7 4
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Misaki added Katrina and the Waves

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7 4
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Jonathan Lichter added Frank Zappa

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Misaki added Johnny Nash

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6 3
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Stevie Nicks

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5 2
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4 1
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LisaCoin added The Association

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16 14
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Mariah Carey

43
12 10
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11 9
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Eric Clapton

45
10 8
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Neil Young

46
10 8
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9 7
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Bob Dylan

48
6 4
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Mark Borth added Neil Sedaka

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15 14
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The Cure

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11 10
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