Climate in Georgia

Georgia, Georgia gets 49 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 39 inches of rain per year.

Georgia averages 1 inches of snow per year. The US average is 26 inches of snow per year.

On average, there are 218 sunny days per year in Georgia. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Summer High: the July high is around 91 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 34

Sperling's Comfort Index for Georgia is a 67 out of 100
A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 54. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.


Georgia gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 73 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.


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  CLIMATEGeorgia, GeorgiaUnited States
  Rainfall (in.)49.539.2
  Snowfall (in.)0.625.8
  Precipitation Days72.6102.0
  Sunny Days218205
  Avg. July High90.986.1
  Avg. Jan. Low34.222.6
  Comfort Index (higher=better)6754
  UV Index54.3
  Elevation ft.5621443
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