Atlanta Climate and Weather

Atlanta has four distinct seasons, and a humid subtropical climate. Winters (December to February) are cold with temperatures below freezing for much of the time, but the daytime weather is mild enough to sit outdoors, with only an occasional snowfall. Summers (June to August) can be hot and humid with heat wave spells lasting days at a time. In mid-summer the average high temperature is 88F (31C), and in mid-winter the average low temperature is 32F (0C). Atlanta receives abundant rainfall, which is evenly distributed throughout the year.