Fort Stewart Army Base

3rd Infantry Division
55 Pony Soldier Avenue Building 253, Fort Stewart, GA 31314

Weather/Climate
In Fort Stewart, the summers are hot and humid, and the winters are short and cold. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 40°F to 92°F and is rarely below 27°F or above 97°F.

 

The hot season lasts for 3.8 months, from May 21 to September 15, with an average daily high temperature above 86°F. The hottest day of the year is July 20, with an average high of 92°F and low of 72°F. The cool season lasts for 2.9 months, from November 29 to February 25, with an average daily high temperature below 67°F. The coldest day of the year is January 17, with an average low of 40°F and high of 61°F.

 

The wetter season lasts 3.5 months, from May 30 to September 15, with a greater than 36% chance of a given day being a wet day. The chance of a wet day peaks at 54% on August 7. The drier season lasts 8.5 months, from September 15 to May 30. The smallest chance of a wet day is 17% on October 30.

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Cost of Living

The average cost of living in Fort Stewart is 13% higher than the average of Georgia and 6% higher than our nation’s average. The cost of living index was formulated using prices of: goods and services (weighted 33%), housing prices (weighted 30%), groceries (weighted 13%), utilities (weighted 10%), transportation (weighted 9%), and health care (weighted 5%). Thus, goods/services, along with housing influences the majority of the cost of living index. The price of daily goods and services is a valuable and reliable number to be aware of when considering the general price of the city’s goods. In the case of Fort Stewart, GA, the price of goods and services are 2% higher than the average of Georgia as well as 2% lower than the nation’s average.

Getting to Know the Area

Hinesville and Savannah offer many historical and cultural attractions as well as the modern amenities expected of a big city.  The area provides several outdoor recreational areas including fishing ponds, river landings and hunting areas. There are many shopping, dining, and nightlife opportunities as well as annual events and festivals to take part in. 

Some interesting sites to visit include Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens, Tybee Island, Jekyll Island, River Street Market, Disney World, and Oatland Island Wildlife Center.

Events

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

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