Portland, Maine gets 49 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Portland averages 61 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 203 sunny days per year in Portland. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Summer High: the July high is around 79 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 11
Sperling's Comfort Index for Portland is a 43 out of 100
A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 54. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.
YOU SHOULD KNOW
Portland gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 128 days per year. Precipitation is rain, snow, sleet, or hail that falls to the ground. In order for precipitation to be counted you have to get at least .01 inches on the ground to measure.