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Autumn

(September through mid-November)

Clear skies and cooler weather signal the onset of the fall color season. Warm days alternate with cool nights. Daytime highs are usually in the 70s and 80s during September, falling to the 50s and 60s in early November. The first frosts often occur in late September.

Sunrise over Appalachian Mountains in Autumn, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, North Carolina. Photograph By Ken Canning/iStockphoto
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