Athens-Clarke County, Georgia 

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Weather in Athens-Clarke County, Georgia

The most pleasant months of the year for Athens-Clarke County are May, September and October. In Athens-Clarke County, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Athens-Clarke County with an average high temperature of 90.0°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in Georgia. January is the snowiest month in Athens-Clarke County with 0.6 inches of snow, and 1 month of the year have significant snowfall. The most uncomfortably humid months are July, August and June.


Today's Weather - Athens-Clarke County, GA

6 AM PST

Sunny

59°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
TodaySunny79° / 50°W 5 to 10 mph
FridaySunny70° / 48°N 5 mph
SaturdaySunny71° / 50°NE 5 mph
SundaySunny72° / 52°NE 5 mph
MondaySunny72° / 51°N 5 mph
TuesdaySunny72° / 53°NE 5 mph
WednesdaySunny77° / 57°NW 0 to 5 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 90 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 32
Rain: averages 48 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 1 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Athens-Clarke County area is 7.5 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Georgia.

7.5 / 10

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7. 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.


Average Monthly High and Low (°F)
HighLow
January53° 32°
February57° 35°
March65° 41°
April73° 48°
May81° 57°
June87° 66°
July90° 69°
August89° 68°
September83° 62°
October73° 51°
November64° 42°
December55° 34°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Athens-Clarke County
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January016100
February011100
March05100
April0190
May2090
June100110
July160100
August12090
September4080
October0170
November0580
December014100

YOU SHOULD KNOW

Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.

Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.

Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.


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Reviews for Athens-Clarke County    26 Reviews
Loved it so much I moved to Athens. - 9/24/2020
I absolutely love Athens, Ga. I grew up traveling the world, the first place that I have ever lived in for more than 5 years in a row was Athens, Ga. I cam here in 96... Read More

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Reasonable Rent - That's about it. - 8/29/2016
The "Old South" is alive and well, thing about Baptists is they look like real people. Also come late Spring several religious groups feel they have the right to knock... Read More

Beautiful - 12/7/2013
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30606 30605 30601 30607 30622 30683 30602 30609

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