The climate in the Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA Metro Area is temperate and humid. Summers are usually hot and humid, with average temperatures reaching into the high 80s and sometimes reaching over 100°F. Winters are mild with temperatures rarely dropping below freezing, though there may be a few cold snaps during the season. Spring and fall months are moderate, with average temperatures ranging from the mid-50s to mid-70s. Rainfall is plentiful throughout the year, though the summer months tend to bring more frequent thunderstorms due to increased humidity levels. Overall, the climate in this region is pleasant and comfortable throughout most of the year.
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta Metro Area, Georgia gets 51 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta Metro Area averages 1 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 219 sunny days per year in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta Metro Area. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Alpharetta Metro Area gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 105 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 89 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 31
Rain: averages 51 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 1 inches of snow a year