Allison Chinchar is a American meteorologist. She is well known for her predictions, where she predicted many natural disasters that happened in real life. She has worked for various news channels such as HLN weekend express, CNN, WKRN-TV, WTVC-TV News Channel9, and many more.

Allison has had quite a steady career. Although her job is not as easy as one might think, she has risen to fame because of her dedication to her field. After Chinchar got into CNN, her popularity skyrocketed. Studying climate change, she has predicted many natural disasters.

quick info
Birth DateApril 9, 1984
Birth PlaceMansfield, Ohio, the United States
EthnicityWhite Caucasian
Height5 feet 6 inches
Weight 58 kg
Eye colorbrown
Hair coloedark brown
HusbandMike Bettes
Children Landen Benjamin Bettes
Net Worth$200k-$1 million

Early Life

Allison Chinchar took birth on April 9, 1984. She was born in Mansfield, Ohio, America. She was born to Kellie and Kenneth Chinchar. Although Allison grew up in a good family, any information about her siblings is not available right now.

As per her education, she studied at Ohio State University. Her major was Atmospheric Science and Meteorology. Allison was also a part of meteorology in her school. She graduated from there in 2008. Now she was ready to follow her vision and dream.

Her zodiac sign is Aries. Moreover, she belongs to the White Caucasian ethnicity and holds American citizenship. Also, she follows Christianity as her religion.


Allison Chinchar initially joined ETVC-TV just after her graduation. In fact, she was an evening meteorologist that worked on weekends. After that, she joined WKRN-TV, and she worked there from 2011 to 2012.

After some deep research and study about the climate, she predicted many natural disasters, such as the Super Tornado Outbreak that hit the Southeastern part of America, earthquake, volcanic eruptions. In 2012, while working as a weekend meteorologist at  WXIA-TV, Chinchar foretold Hurricane Isaac, which hit many US states hard.

Subsequently, in 2015, she gained quite the name and fame when she joined CNN as a meteorologist. Furthermore, in 2019, she joined National Weather Association, Broadcast meteorology, and American Meteorological Society as a team member. Quite frankly, she has had a good career through her dedication and hard work.

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Personal Life

Allison Chinchar is currently married to Mike Bettes. The pair, after dating for two years, tied the knot in October 2012. The ceremony took place in Atlanta. Mike, too is an American storm chaser and meteorologist. He has won an Emmy Award for his daring work, deadly experience, and dedication to his career.

However, Mike has been married before and had children. Contrary to that, the couple shares a beautiful son now named Landen Benjamin Bettes. The kid was born on January 31, 2015. Once, the couple, in 2015, worked together on the weather channel.

Currently, Allison is a member of National Weather Services (NWS), American Metrological Society (AMS), and American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA). Chinchar is an animal lover too.

Social Media

Allison Chinchar is quite active on social media. Her Instagram account(@allisonchinchar) has over 1.1k followers as of 2021. She posts pictures of nature and also about the climate here. Chinchar uses Twitter as well.

Her Twitter account(@AllisonChinchar) has about 5.7k followers. Here, she posts statistical data about climate change and related news. Her presence on Facebook is not available with her verified account.

Net Worth

Allison Chinchar has an estimated net worth of $200k-$1.5 million. Evidently, Chinchar earns $92,460 annually. She has accumulated this sum purely from her hard work, dedication, and mainly her passion for her career.

Moreover, after working in many news shows, she has acquired this name, fame, and money. Meanwhile, we bet her number is more likely to rise seeing her progress.

Physical Appearance

Allison Chinchar has a height of 5 feet and 6 inches. Her weight is approximately 58 kg. She has a beautiful pair of brown eyes, and her hair color is dark brown. Above all, her body measurements are 35-25-36. Her bra cup size is 35C. Judging from the number, you can imagine she has quite a gorgeous body. Indeed, she does look quite striking on TV.

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