Average Rainfall for Maine in August





The tables below give monthly averages for rainfall during August at cities, towns and parks in Maine.

Each place has a total for the amount of precipitation it usually receives this month along with information on the number of days with wet weather. The count of days includes those when precipitation amounts to 0.01 inches (0.25 millimetres) or more.

The rainfall totals are 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.

Maine Coast

Average monthly precipitation in August
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
9 Acadia National Park 3.3 84
7 Belfast 3.2 81
9 Brunswick 3.3 84
10 Eastport 3.1 79
9 Ellsworth 3.5 88
9 Jonesboro 3.4 87
10 Kennebunkport 3.7 93
10 Newcastle 3.1 79
10 Port Clyde 2.9 74
9 Portland 3.1 80

Central Maine

August averages for total rainfall
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
10 Augusta 3.3 84
11 Bangor 3.0 76
12 Dover-Foxcroft 3.1 80
12 Flagstaff Lake, Long Falls Dam 3.5 89
8 Grand Lake Stream 3.0 77
10 Lewiston 3.0 76
13 Lower Richardson Lake, Middle Dam 3.9 100
13 Rangeley 4.0 103
10 Waterville 3.5 88

Northern Maine

Average amount of rain in August
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
13 Chesuncook Lake, Ripogenus Dam 3.5 90
13 Fort Kent 3.9 99
11 Millinocket 4.0 100
13 Moosehead Lake, Brassua Dam 3.8 95
12 Presque Isle 3.7 94
Reference

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

Maine Precipitation
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