What’s your preferred temperature range? Do you prefer the cool days of early autumn? The heat of August? Are you somehow comforted by day after day of sub-zero temperatures?

Here’s a way to see how often Maine’s temperatures are in line with your preferred range.

The Washington Post built an interactive map that allows you to set your ideal high and low temperatures and see where in the country that range occurs the most.

It’s built with NASA data compiled by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and focuses on 30-year average temperatures across the country.

Dan MacLeod

Dan MacLeod is the managing editor of the Bangor Daily News. He's an Orland native who moved to Portland in 2002 and now lives in Unity. He's been a journalist since 2008, and previously worked for the...