Average Rainfall for Georgia in August





The tables below give monthly averages for rainfall during August at cities, towns and parks in Georgia.

Each place has a total for the amount of precipitation it usually receives this month. Most places also have information on the number of days with wet weather. This includes the days when precipitation amounts to 0.01 inches (0.25 millimetres) or more.

The rainfall totals are averages based on weather data collected from 1981 to 2010 for the NOAA National Climatic Data Center.

You can jump to a separate table for each region of the state: North Georgia, Central Georgia and South and Coastal Georgia.

North Georgia

Average monthly precipitation in August
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
9 Athens 3.5 90
10 Atlanta 3.9 99
11 Blairsville 4.6 117
13 Clayton 5.8 148
8 Dalton 4.0 102
9 Gainesville 4.4 112
11 Helen 5.4 137
9 Rome 4.5 114
10 Toccoa 5.1 129

Central Georgia

August averages for total rainfall
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
10 Augusta 4.3 110
11 Columbus 3.8 96
9 Dublin 4.8 122
8 La Grange 4.1 104
10 Macon 4.1 104
11 Milledgeville 4.6 116

South and Coastal Georgia

Average amount of rain in August
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
12 Albany 5.2 132
13 Brunswick 6.9 176
Cumberland Island 7.2 182
12 Sapelo Island 7.5 189
14 Savannah 6.6 167
Thomasville 5.7 145
Valdosta 5.4 138
13 Waycross 5.7 144
Reference

National Climatic Data Center. NOAA's 1981-2010 Climate Normals.

Georgia Precipitation
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