Climate in Atlanta (Georgia), United States of America

The graphs below show the monthly weather averages over the year.
* Data from weather station: Atlanta, United States of America.

Average day and night temperature

The mean minimum and maximum temperatures over the year. Show in Fahrenheit

Monthly hours of sunshine

The average monthly total hours of sunshine over the year

Daily percent of sunshine

The mean percent of sunhours during the day over the year

Monthly precipitation

The mean monthly precipitation over the year, including rain, snow, hail etc. Show in Inches

Monthly rainy days

The average number of days each month with rain, snow, hail etc.

Average humidity

The mean monthly relative humidity over the year

Weather Forecasts for Atlanta (Georgia)

FRI Sep 17
28°C | 19°C

Patchy rain possible

SAT Sep 18
25°C | 21°C

Heavy rain

SUN Sep 19
25°C | 21°C

Moderate rain

The best time of year to visit Atlanta in United States of America

The city of Atlanta enjoys a mild climate throughout the year. Visitors to Atlanta in the springtime will enjoy warm weather and a fairly dry season, with daytime temperatures that can reach 28 degrees Celsius (mid-80s Fahrenheit).

In summer, visitors to Atlanta experience warm and humid weather, with July being the hottest month when daytime temperatures can reach around 32°Celsius / 90°Fahrenheit. July can also have wet weather, with occasional thunderstorms.

Winter in Atlanta runs from November through to March and the coldest months are December, January and February, when daytime temperatures are around 12 degrees Celsius / 53° degrees Fahrenheit and nighttime temperatures can drop below freezing. December through April can see wet weather and a chilly climate. Even snowfall may also occur during this season, usually between December and January.

Here are some average weather facts we collected from our historical climate data:

  • During the month of April and October you are most likely to experience good weather with pleasant average temperatures that fall between 20 degrees Celsius (68°F) and 25 degrees Celsius (77°F).
  • The hottest season / summer is in June, July, August and September.
  • The warmest month is July with an average maximum temperature of 32°C (89°F).
  • The coldest month is January with an average maximum temperature of 12°C (53°F).
  • July is the most wet month. This month should be avoided if you are not a big fan of rain.
  • October is the driest month.
  • May is the most sunny month.
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