The best times to visit Augusta for ideal weather are

March 12th to May 20th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.



Other Augusta Travel Info

Weather in Augusta


Average temperatures in Augusta vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice some of the year, but often too hot in the summer and cold in the winter with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 30th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Augusta, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late July where highs are regularly around 94.4°F (34.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 73.7°F (23.2°C) at night.

Augusta Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Augusta Temperatures (Celsius)


“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Augusta Perceived Temperature (F)


Augusta Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Augusta Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 57.2 46.8 38
Feb 61.1 49.5 40
Mar 69.9 57.9 47.8
Apr 78.2 66.2 55.3
May 84.9 73.5 63.4
Jun 91.9 80.5 70.9
Jul 92.8 81.5 73
Aug 91.7 80.9 72.8
Sep 86.9 76.1 67.7
Oct 77.4 66.2 56.4
Nov 67.2 55.8 45.9
Dec 62.3 51.7 43

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 14 8.2 3.3
Feb 16.2 9.7 4.4
Mar 21.1 14.4 8.8
Apr 25.7 19 12.9
May 29.4 23.1 17.4
Jun 33.3 26.9 21.6
Jul 33.8 27.5 22.8
Aug 33.2 27.2 22.7
Sep 30.5 24.5 19.8
Oct 25.2 19 13.6
Nov 19.6 13.2 7.7
Dec 16.8 10.9 6.1



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Augusta are November, October, and then May. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid to late November. For example, on the week of November 19th there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid July with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of July 9th.

When can you find snow in Augusta? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Augusta.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Augusta (in).

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 19% 0 2.7
Feb 21% 0 3.8
Mar 22% 0 3.8
Apr 18% 0 3.2
May 15% 0 2.5
Jun 23% 0 4.8
Jul 25% 0 4.4
Aug 24% 0 5.8
Sep 18% 0 2.8
Oct 14% 0 2.6
Nov 12% 0 2.8
Dec 22% 0 5

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 19 0 6.9
Feb 21 0 9.7
Mar 22 0 9.7
Apr 18 0 8.1
May 15 0 6.4
Jun 23 0 12.2
Jul 25 0 11.2
Aug 24 0 14.7
Sep 18 0 7.1
Oct 14 0 6.6
Nov 12 0 7.1
Dec 22 0 12.7


Humidity and Wind

Augusta has some slightly muggy months, with moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is February (46.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (60.6%).

Wind in Augusta is usually calm. The windiest month is March, followed by April and February. March’s average wind speed of around 5.7 knots (6.6 MPH or 10.6 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early April where average top sustained speeds reach 11.9 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Augusta.

Avg. Relative Humidity


The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

Max Sustained Wind
Average Daily Wind

Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 5.1 Light breeze 10.5 Gentle breeze
Feb 5.5 Light breeze 11.2 Significant breeze
Mar 5.7 Light breeze 11.5 Gentle breeze
Apr 5.7 Light breeze 11.3 Significant breeze
May 5.3 Light breeze 10.8 Gentle breeze
Jun 4.6 Light breeze 10.9 Gentle breeze
Jul 4.4 Light breeze 10.4 Gentle breeze
Aug 4.2 Light breeze 9.9 Gentle breeze
Sep 4.7 Light breeze 9.4 Gentle breeze
Oct 4.8 Light breeze 9.7 Gentle breeze
Nov 4.9 Light breeze 9.8 Gentle breeze
Dec 4.8 Light breeze 10 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 48.6%
Feb 46.2%
Mar 46.5%
Apr 46.2%
May 51%
Jun 54.3%
Jul 57.8%
Aug 60.6%
Sep 58.5%
Oct 54.6%
Nov 51.2%
Dec 57.7%


Is it Safe to Travel to Augusta?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for the United States; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Sep 23, 2019.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Augusta, GA, US is July, followed by March and June. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Augusta in November. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month


Most Popular Months to Visit

Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 45.5 in November means 45.5% of the tourists vs. July.



Overall Augusta Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 88.4°F (31.3°C) and 63°F (17.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 5 to 7 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the most precipitation with 7 to 8 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Augusta, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 90.4°F (32.4°C) and 64.7°F (18.2°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 5 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is too cold this time of year in Augusta to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 63.7°F (17.6°C) and 56.6°F (13.7°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 6 to 7 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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