Atkinson County, Georgia has a humid subtropical climate with mild winters and hot, humid summers. Average temperatures range from the low 40s in January to the mid-90s in July. Precipitation is abundant throughout the year with an average annual rainfall of over 50 inches. The area experiences occasional thunderstorms during the summer months as well as occasional snow and ice during the winter. Summers are usually dry and sunny, while winters can be wet and cold at times. Atkinson County is known for its beautiful scenery and many outdoor activities such as fishing and hunting that can be enjoyed year round.
Atkinson County, Georgia gets 48 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Atkinson County averages 0 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 221 sunny days per year in Atkinson County. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Atkinson County gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 107 days per year. Precipitation is rain, snow, sleet, or hail that falls to the ground. In order for precipitation to be counted you have to get at least .01 inches on the ground to measure.
Summer High: the July high is around 92 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 37
Rain: averages 48 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 0 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Atkinson County is 7.2 (10=best), which means it is less comfortable than most places in Georgia.
4 / 7.8
Summer / Winter
October, April and May are the most pleasant months in Atkinson County, while July and August are the least comfortable months.