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Best time to visit Blue Ridge, GA, USA

Our verdict

The best time to visit Blue Ridge is September-October

Based on all the essential things any traveller needs to know about visiting Blue Ridge such as the cost of travel, weather, peak travel seasons and many more, September-October is the best time of year to go.

During the warmer months, temperatures in Blue Ridge can rise to a maximum of 30℃ (85℉). In the winter, temperatures can get down to 17℃ (62℉) around June.

If you’re a sun-chaser and want to visit Blue Ridge when the days are longest, you should visit in August. The wet season in Blue Ridge usually falls during the months surrounding April each year. It’s not uncommon to get some decent rainfall or light showers during this time, but on some days the weather tends to be fine for a majority of the day, with only a few drops of rain falling from a passing shower.

To learn everything you need to know (and none of the stuff you don’t) about when to visit Blue Ridge, keep reading below. Plus, you’ll find tools to help you get the best deals on travel and hotels too!

Warmest month

February

Least rainfall

July

Most daylight

August

Blue Ridge seasons

Before you continue, it’s important to know when the seasons are in Blue Ridge as they might be different to yours depending on where in the world you’re travelling from. Blue Ridge is in the Northern Hemisphere, so the seasons fall during these months:

SeasonMonths
Summer June to August
Autumn/fall September to November
Winter December to February
Spring March to May

Average temperatures in Blue Ridge

If the temperature is a big factor for you to help you decide when to visit, the chart below shows the average minimum and maximum temperatures in Blue Ridge for each month side-by-side so you can easily see the difference in weather throughout the year. To see the temperatures in both Celsius (°C) and Fahrenheit (°F), hover or tap the shaded boxes on the graph.

Blue Ridge climate by month

If you already have a rough idea about which months you might want to travel, the section below shows a detailed breakdown of the climate in Blue Ridge for each month so you can see if it all suits your wants and needs. Scroll down, or use the quick menu below to jump to your preferred month.

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JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC

Blue Ridge in January

  • Average temperature: 22℃ (71℉)
  • Average high temperature: 26℃ (78℉)
  • Average low temperature: 19℃ (65℉)
  • Average humidity: 74%
  • Average sunny days: 13 days
  • Average rainfall: 46mm (2") over 16 days
13 days
of pure sunshine
16 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Blue Ridge in January, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Blue Ridge in February

  • Average temperature: 22℃ (72℉)
  • Average high temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average low temperature: 19℃ (66℉)
  • Average humidity: 72%
  • Average sunny days: 11 days
  • Average rainfall: 57mm (2") over 15 days
11 days
of pure sunshine
15 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Blue Ridge in February, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Blue Ridge in March

  • Average temperature: 22℃ (72℉)
  • Average high temperature: 26℃ (79℉)
  • Average low temperature: 19℃ (66℉)
  • Average humidity: 75%
  • Average sunny days: 7 days
  • Average rainfall: 104mm (4") over 23 days
7 days
of pure sunshine
23 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Blue Ridge in March, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Blue Ridge in April

  • Average temperature: 22℃ (71℉)
  • Average high temperature: 25℃ (77℉)
  • Average low temperature: 19℃ (66℉)
  • Average humidity: 82%
  • Average sunny days: 1 days
  • Average rainfall: 190mm (7") over 28 days
1 days
of pure sunshine
28 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Blue Ridge in April, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Blue Ridge in May

  • Average temperature: 21℃ (70℉)
  • Average high temperature: 25℃ (77℉)
  • Average low temperature: 18℃ (64℉)
  • Average humidity: 82%
  • Average sunny days: 2 days
  • Average rainfall: 165mm (6") over 28 days
2 days
of pure sunshine
28 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Blue Ridge in May, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Blue Ridge in June

  • Average temperature: 21℃ (69℉)
  • Average high temperature: 25℃ (76℉)
  • Average low temperature: 18℃ (64℉)
  • Average humidity: 78%
  • Average sunny days: 4 days
  • Average rainfall: 61mm (2") over 23 days
4 days
of pure sunshine
23 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Blue Ridge in June, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Blue Ridge in July

  • Average temperature: 21℃ (70℉)
  • Average high temperature: 25℃ (77℉)
  • Average low temperature: 18℃ (64℉)
  • Average humidity: 71%
  • Average sunny days: 13 days
  • Average rainfall: 35mm (1") over 15 days
13 days
of pure sunshine
15 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Blue Ridge in July, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Blue Ridge in August

  • Average temperature: 22℃ (71℉)
  • Average high temperature: 26℃ (79℉)
  • Average low temperature: 19℃ (66℉)
  • Average humidity: 68%
  • Average sunny days: 10 days
  • Average rainfall: 43mm (2") over 18 days
10 days
of pure sunshine
18 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Blue Ridge in August, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Blue Ridge in September

  • Average temperature: 22℃ (72℉)
  • Average high temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average low temperature: 19℃ (66℉)
  • Average humidity: 70%
  • Average sunny days: 7 days
  • Average rainfall: 66mm (3") over 20 days
7 days
of pure sunshine
20 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Blue Ridge in September, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.

Blue Ridge in October

  • Average temperature: 22℃ (72℉)
  • Average high temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average low temperature: 19℃ (66℉)
  • Average humidity: 73%
  • Average sunny days: 5 days
  • Average rainfall: 107mm (4") over 24 days
5 days
of pure sunshine
24 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Blue Ridge in October, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Blue Ridge in November

  • Average temperature: 22℃ (71℉)
  • Average high temperature: 26℃ (78℉)
  • Average low temperature: 19℃ (65℉)
  • Average humidity: 79%
  • Average sunny days: 2 days
  • Average rainfall: 163mm (6") over 28 days
2 days
of pure sunshine
28 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Blue Ridge in November, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Blue Ridge in December

  • Average temperature: 21℃ (70℉)
  • Average high temperature: 25℃ (77℉)
  • Average low temperature: 18℃ (65℉)
  • Average humidity: 79%
  • Average sunny days: 5 days
  • Average rainfall: 128mm (5") over 25 days
5 days
of pure sunshine
25 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Blue Ridge in December, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Top FAQs

The hottest month of the year in Blue Ridge is usually February, where temperatures tend to rise to around 27℃ (80℉) in the middle of the day or early afternoon.
The month with the least amount of rain in Blue Ridge is generally around July. The dry season often coincides with cooler weather, so you should check the temperatures in July first to make sure it’s still a good time to go.
The rainiest time of year in Blue Ridge is generally around April, although the wetter season can sometimes extend a few months either side of April too.
If you want to get the most out of your time visiting Blue Ridge, or if you're just afraid of the dark, the days in August are usually the longest between sunrise and sunset.

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