If you are looking for a name for your son that’s as powerful as a spring thunderstorm or as stunning as a blanket of snowfall, look no further. This guide will help you find the perfect weather name for your son. It contains the most comprehensive lists of weather names for boys organized in a way that makes them easy to search.
Why Choose a Weather Boy Name?
From the breezy perfection of an early spring day to the raging terror of a hurricane, weather events have the power to captivate our imaginations and radically alter our lives. Looking to these weather events for name inspiration allows you to tap into the power of the natural world. Many of these names are firmly rooted in nature and, therefore, inspirational and powerful.
Since the weather is a phenomenon all human cultures have shared throughout history, weather-related names often have deep, meaningful roots. These names appear powerful, making your son seem more competent and confident. They also appear natural and earthy, making your son seem approachable and interesting.
Top 100 Weather Boy Names
Weather has a universal quality to it. No matter where we live, we have to recognize the powerful forces of natures. In this list you will some of the most recognizable weather names for boys, as well as some more unique weather-inspired boy names.
Storm, Thunder, and Lightning Names for Boys
There’s nothing quite like the breathtaking beauty and power displayed in a raging storm. While Thunder and lightning are twin forces that demonstrate nature’s true power. Give your son one of these commanding, influential names.
- Raiden – God of thunder and lightning in Japanese mythology
- Thor – God of storms, strength and thunder in Norse mythology
- Zeus – God of the sky and thunder in Greek mythology
Rain Names for Boys
Rain can be soft and gentle or wild and forceful. Find a range of rain-related boy names on this list.
- Freyr, Frey – God of rain and sunlight
Sky and Cloud Names for Boys
How often have you gazed at the sky and been entranced by the shapes and meaning you imagined finding there? The sky can be filled with the beauty of a sunset, the foreboding menace of dark storm clouds, the brilliant brightness of the sun, or a breathtaking rainbow. These sky-related names help capture the many different impacts of the view above.
- Aurora – Aurora Borealis, Northern Lights
- Cirrus – Streaky, wispy clouds
- Cumulus – Vertically developing cloud
- Front – Cold or warm front
- Nimbus – A luminous cloud
Wind Names for Boys
Whether it is a gentle breeze tickling our skin or a raging force that levels trees and sends waves crashing, the wind is a sign of how strong nature can be. Check this list for great wind-inspired names.
- Blast – Arctic blast
- Jet, Jett
- Mistral – Dominant wind
- Nino – El Nino
- Sirocco – Warm wind
- Vayu – Hindu god of air and wind
Snow Names for Boys
Giving your son one of these snow names connects him to the mystery and inspiration of winter and the outdoors.
- Jack – Jack Frost
Nature Names for Boys
The nature around us is a life force, and source of our being. These names show a sense of reverence and importance, while also paying homage to nature.
Star Names for Boys
One way to teach your son how to shine as bright as the stars is by giving him a name inspired by our solar system.
Boy Names Meaning Weather
Throughout different cultures and in many different languages, words associated with weather are an overarching presence. This list collects boy names that have weather-related meanings such as names meaning lightning, wind, sky, rain, storm, rainbow, thunder, cloud, or air.
|Boy Name||Name Origin||Boy Name Meaning|
|Aarush||Sanskrit||First ray of the sun|
|Anvindr||Old Norse||Against the wind|
|Brishen||English||Born during rain|
|Fannar||Old Norse||Snow drift|
|Finn||Irish||Fair or white|
|Gust||English||A strong, brief rush of wind|
|Hanish||Literary name||He who forewarns of storms|
|Harendra||Hindi||Possesses a drop of rain|
|Hayate||Japanese||Sudden, sound of the wind|
|Hyperion||Greek||He who goes before the sun|
|Indra||Sanskrit||Possessing drops of rain|
|Keyne||Celtic||Man of the eastern sky|
|Lokni||Native American||Rain falling through the roof|
|Naseem||Arabic||Soft air or breeze|
|Ramiel||Hebrew||Thunder of god|
|Roble||Spanish||Born during the rainy season|
|Snowden||English||From the snowy hill|
|Souta||Japanese||Sudden sound of wind|
|Tal||Hebrew||Dew or rain|
|Tor||Old Norse||Thor or thunder|
|Tore||Scandinavian||Thor or thunder|
|Tove||Old Norse||Thor or thunder|
|Tushar||Sanskrit||Cold, frost, snow|
|Windham||English||From the windy village|
|Wyndham||English||From a windy village|
|Xia||Chinese||Glow of the sunrise|
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Famous Celebrity Boys with Weather Names
Celebrities are known for giving their children influential and unique names; many have turned to weather-related names in their search.
Actress Elizabeth Berkley and Greg Lauren named their baby boy after the vast expanse that oversees us all: Sky Cole. Pairing these two short, simple names together has a powerful impact and gives their son an ephemeral and sweet quality.
Another popular choice, especially as a middle name, is Rain. Several celebrities have given this middle name to their daughters (including tv host Layla Kayleigh and musician Christiana Aguilera), but actress Teresa Palmer and her husband Mark Webber show that it’s a versatile name that works for boys as well. They named their son Bodhi Rain.
Sean and Alexandra Parker opted to name their son the cool weather name, Zephyr. A Zephyr is a light wind or a west wind, named after Zephyrus, the Greek god of the west wind.
Rosie Huntington-Whiteley and Jason Statham decided to name their baby boy Jack, reminiscent of Jack Frost.
Michael Phelps and Nicole Johnson gave their son the cool name, Boomer, reminding us of the sound of thunder and lightning.