The most pleasant months of the year for Somerset County are July, August and June. In Somerset County, there are 3 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Somerset County with an average high temperature of 78.2°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in Maine. January is the snowiest month in Somerset County with 19.6 inches of snow, and 7 months of the year have significant snowfall. There are few days during the summer when the humidity becomes unpleasant.
Average Monthly High and Low (°F)
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Somerset
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.