Somerset County, ME has a humid continental climate with warm summers and cold winters. Summers in the county range from highs of around 70°F to lows of about 50°F. Winters are cold with temperatures ranging from highs of near freezing to lows around 10°F. The area also receives an average of 48 inches of precipitation each year, spread out over the four distinct seasons. Somerset County experiences mild to moderate snowfall and the occasional ice storm throughout winter months. Spring and fall are mild with temperatures ranging from 40-60°F during both seasons.
Somerset County, Maine gets 44 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Somerset County averages 80 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 199 sunny days per year in Somerset County. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Somerset County gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 132 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.
Summer High: the July high is around 78 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 3
Rain: averages 44 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 80 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Somerset County is 6.1 (10=best), which means it is one of the least comfortable places in Maine.
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Summer / Winter
July, August and June are the most pleasant months in Somerset County, while January and February are the least comfortable months.