Weather Vocabulary Quiz You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests many of the words covered on the Weather Vocabulary page in our Vocabulary section. 1. If the weather forecast says it'll be "overcast", it means it'll be rainy windy cloudy a) rainy b) windy c) cloudy 2. Which word best describes very cold weather? cool freezing chilly a) cool b) freezing c) chilly 3. A storm with lots of snow and very strong winds is called a blizzard a thunderstorm a hurricane a) a blizzard b) a thunderstorm c) a hurricane 4. It was a ________ night, so we lay on our backs and looked at the stars. foggy clear slushy a) foggy b) clear c) slushy 5. The temperature at which water freezes is 32 degrees Celsius Centigrade Fahrenheit a) Celsius b) Centigrade c) Fahrenheit 6. Which results from air pollution? fog smog sleet a) fog b) smog c) sleet 7. If it's raining very lightly, it's drizzling puddling piddling a) drizzling b) puddling c) piddling 8. If it's hot with a lot of moisture in the air, we can say it's rainy boiling humid a) rainy b) boiling c) humid 9. Which is not a form of precipitation? rain lightning hail a) rain b) lightning c) hail 10. What do we use to measure the temperature? a thermometer a meteorologist a wind chill factor a) a thermometer b) a meteorologist c) a wind chill factor Your score is: Correct answers: Contributor: Matt Errey. Matt is the author of several books including 1000 Phrasal Verbs in Context and Common English Idioms for learners, and Matt's ESL Games and Quizzes for teachers.