Fort Gordon Army Base

U.S. Army Cyber Center of Excellence
307 Chamberlain Avenue, Fort Gordon, GA 30905


At Fort Gordon, the summers are hot and muggy, the winters are short and cold, and it is wet and partly cloudy year round. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 38°F to 92°F and is rarely below 25°F or above 98°F.


The hot season lasts for 3.8 months, from May 23 to September 17, with an average daily high temperature above 85°F. The hottest day of the year is July 21, with an average high of 92°F and low of 73°F. The cool season lasts for 2.9 months, from November 29 to February 26, with an average daily high temperature below 64°F. The coldest day of the year is January 17, with an average low of 38°F and high of 57°F.


The wetter season lasts 3.1 months, from May 28 to September 1, with a greater than 32% chance of a given day being a wet day. The chance of a wet day peaks at 48% on July 26. The drier season lasts 8.8 months, from September 1 to May 28. The smallest chance of a wet day is 17% on October 30.

Augusta, GA
Cost of Living
In Augusta, GA, the overall cost of living is 7% lower than the Georgia average and 13% lower than the U.S. average. The following categories are used to calculate the overall cost of living index: goods/services (33%), housing (30%), groceries (13%), utilities (10%), transportation (9%) and health care (5%). From the list, it is clear that the categories of goods/services and housing are responsible for the largest portions of the overall cost of living index. As a general rule, everyday goods and services provide an accurate measure of the general cost of goods in any given city. In the case of Augusta, GA, the city’s goods and services are 9% higher than the Georgia average and 4% higher than the U.S. average.
Getting to Know the Area

Augusta is more commonly referred to as the Augusta-Richmond area and has the second largest population of any metro area in Georgia, behind Atlanta, with nearly 200,000 residents.  This area offers many historical and cultural attractions and modern amenities. Outdoor activities include fishing, golfing, horseback riding and camping.  There are also shopping, dining and nightlife opportunities for residents to explore, as well as festivals and museums and golf tournaments.


Check out these websites for a list of all of the great events going on in the area.  

Augusta, GA
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