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The most pleasant months of the year for Cumberland County are August, July and June. In Cumberland County, there are 3 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Cumberland County with an average high temperature of 78.8°, which ranks it as about average compared to other places in Maine. January is the snowiest month in Cumberland County with 19.5 inches of snow, and 6 months of the year have significant snowfall. There are few days during the summer when the humidity becomes unpleasant.

Today's Weather - Cumberland, ME

4 AM PST

Partly Sunny

44°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
TodayPartly Sunny50° / 41°SE 5 to 10 mph
SaturdayLight Rain Likely then Mostly Cloudy58° / 36°SW 5 to 15 mph
SundayMostly Sunny56° / 38°W 5 to 15 mph
MondaySunny52° / 33°W 15 mph
TuesdayMostly Sunny54° / 41°S 5 to 15 mph
WednesdayChance Light Rain53° / 32°S 10 to 15 mph
ThursdaySlight Chance Light Rain then Slight Chance Rain Showers49° / 33°W 10 to 15 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 79 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 9
Rain: averages 49 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 69 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Cumberland County area is 9.1 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Maine.

9.1 / 10

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7.8. 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.


Average Monthly High and Low (°F)
HighLow
January30°
February34° 12°
March42° 22°
April54° 33°
May65° 43°
June74° 52°
July79° 58°
August78° 56°
September70° 48°
October58° 37°
November47° 29°
December35° 17°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Cumberland
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January030118
February02796
March027115
April014111
May02130
June10130
July10110
August10100
September01100
October010110
November020122
December029116

YOU SHOULD KNOW

Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.

Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.

Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.

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