Average Rainfall for Georgia in May





The tables below give monthly averages for rainfall during May at cities, communities and other locations around Georgia.

Each place has a total for the amount of precipitation it usually receives this month. There is also a count of the number of days with wet weather, when precipitation amounts to 0.01 inches (0.25 millimetres) or more.

The rainfall totals are averages based on weather data collected from 1991 to 2020 for the US National Centers for Environmental Information.

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 May
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
9 Athens 3.3 83
9 Atlanta 3.6 90
12 Blairsville 4.5 114
11 Clayton 5.1 129
9 Gainesville 4.2 107
10 Helen 5.6 141
9 Rome 4.1 104
10 Toccoa 4.1 103

Central Georgia

May averages for total rainfall
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
8 Augusta 3.1 77
8 Columbus 3.2 82
6 Dublin 2.6 67
7 Hinesville 3.3 84
8 Macon 2.7 67
7 Milledgeville 3.2 80
7 Statesboro 3.2 81
7 Warner Robins 2.8 71

South and Coastal Georgia

Average amount of rain in May
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
6 Albany 3.0 77
7 Brunswick 3.0 77
8 Cumberland Island 3.7 94
7 Sapelo Island 2.9 74
7 Savannah 3.6 92
8 Valdosta 2.8 72
7 Waycross 3.3 84
Reference

NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI). Climate Normals.

Georgia Precipitation
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