Average Rainfall for Georgia in May





The tables below give monthly averages for rainfall during May 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 May
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
9 Athens 3.0 76
9 Atlanta 3.7 93
11 Blairsville 4.3 108
11 Clayton 5.0 126
8 Dalton 4.1 105
9 Gainesville 3.8 97
10 Helen 5.5 140
10 Rome 4.1 104
10 Toccoa 3.8 95

Central Georgia

May averages for total rainfall
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
8 Augusta 2.7 67
8 Columbus 3.2 81
6 Dublin 2.4 61
7 La Grange 3.0 75
8 Macon 2.7 69
7 Milledgeville 2.8 70

South and Coastal Georgia

Average amount of rain in May
Days Place Inches Milli­metres
7 Albany 3.3 83
7 Brunswick 2.4 60
Cumberland Island 2.5 63
6 Sapelo Island 2.7 68
7 Savannah 3.0 76
Thomasville 3.0 76
Valdosta 2.7 69
7 Waycross 2.3 58
Reference

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

Georgia Precipitation
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