Average Annual Snowfall in Maine





The tables below give yearly averages for snowfall at cities, towns and parks in Maine. The numbers are for the total amount of snow and for how many days it snows at least 0.1 inches (0.25 centimetres).

The snowfall totals are annual averages based on weather data collected from 1981 to 2010 for the NOAA National Climatic Data Center.

You can jump to a separate table for Maine's Coast, Central Maine and Northern Maine.

Place name links take you to more detailed information on snowfall, snowstorms and snow accumulation for that location.

Maine Coast

Average annual snowfall
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
23.0 Acadia National Park 71.8 182.4
14.3 Belfast 63.9 162.3
24.6 Brunswick 57.6 146.3
29.0 Eastport 57.8 146.8
22.7 Jonesboro 62.5 158.8
18.6 Kennebunkport 45.7 116.1
35.0 Newcastle 72.1 183.1
19.6 Port Clyde 51.9 131.8
27.8 Portland 61.8 157.0

Central Maine

Yearly snow averages
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
33.6 Augusta 71.3 181.1
28.4 Bangor 66.1 167.9
35.3 Dover-Foxcroft 90.4 229.6
49.6 Flagstaff Lake, Long Falls Dam 106.9 271.5
25.1 Lewiston 65.6 166.6
63.9 Rangeley 121.3 308.1
23.2 Waterville 64.3 163.3

Northern Maine

Average total snowfall for a year
Days Place Inches Centi­metres
33.5 Chesuncook Lake, Ripogenus Dam 100.6 255.5
37.0 Fort Kent 97.1 246.6
28.9 Millinocket 84.1 213.6
47.9 Moosehead Lake, Brassua Dam 103.6 263.1
30.5 Presque Isle 89.6 227.6
Reference

National Climatic Data Center. NOAA's 1981-2010 Climate Normals.

Maine Snowfall
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