Average Precipitation for Maine in December





The tables below give monthly averages for rainfall plus snowfall during December 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 precipitation 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 December
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
13 Acadia National Park 5.5 139
8 Belfast 4.0 102
11 Brunswick 4.1 103
14 Eastport 4.3 108
11 Ellsworth 4.3 108
11 Jonesboro 5.0 128
11 Kennebunkport 4.3 109
12 Newcastle 4.4 110
12 Port Clyde 4.2 106
12 Portland 4.0 102

Central Maine

December averages for total rainfall plus snowfall
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
11 Augusta 3.2 82
12 Bangor 3.5 88
12 Dover-Foxcroft 3.6 92
13 Flagstaff Lake, Long Falls Dam 3.2 82
12 Grand Lake Stream 4.4 111
11 Lewiston 3.8 98
17 Lower Richardson Lake, Middle Dam 2.8 71
16 Rangeley 3.2 82
10 Waterville 3.6 90

Northern Maine

Average amount of rain and snow in December
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
12 Chesuncook Lake, Ripogenus Dam 3.2 81
14 Fort Kent 3.0 77
10 Millinocket 3.5 89
13 Moosehead Lake, Brassua Dam 3.2 82
10 Presque Isle 2.6 66
Reference

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

Maine Precipitation
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