Cobb County weather forecast for August 5, 2022

Cobb weather July 14: The Cobb County Courier logo with a woodcut image of the sun with a face

The National Weather Service forecasts a 40 percent chance of rain here in Cobb County on Friday August 5, 2022.

Otherwise it will be mostly sunny, with a high near 89 degrees.

A hazardous weather outlook has been issued for Cobb County and the region due to expected scattered thunderstorms, some of which could become strong.

Extended forecast

This forecast is centered on Dobbins Air Reserve Base in Marietta.

Advertisement

Today

A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1 p.m. Patchy fog before 8 a.m. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

Tonight

A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9 p.m. Patchy fog after 5 a.m. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.

Saturday

A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before 8 a.m. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

Saturday Night

A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2 a.m, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30 percent.

Sunday

A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8 a.m. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50 percent.

Sunday Night

A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.

Monday

A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.

Monday Night

A 20 percent chance of showers before 2 a.m. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.

Tuesday

A slight chance of showers between 8 a.m and 2 p.m, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2 p.m. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 50 percent.

Tuesday Night

A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.

Wednesday

Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent.

Wednesday Night

Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 60 percent.

Thursday

A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

June 2022 climate summary for Atlanta area

The NWS climate summary for metro Atlanta has now been updated with June figures.

In an article entitled What is the Difference between Climate and Weather?, the National Ocean Service describes the difference as follows:

Weather is what you see outside on any particular day. So, for example, it may be 75° degrees and sunny or it could be 20° degrees with heavy snow. That’s the weather.

Climate is the average of that weather. For example, you can expect snow in the Northeast in January or for it to be hot and humid in the Southeast in July. This is climate. The climate record also includes extreme values such as record high temperatures or record amounts of rainfall. If you’ve ever heard your local weather person say “today we hit a record high for this day,” she is talking about climate records.

So when we are talking about climate change, we are talking about changes in long-term averages of daily weather. In most places, weather can change from minute-to-minute, hour-to-hour, day-to-day, and season-to-season. Climate, however, is the average of weather over time and space.

The climate report for the Atlanta area for the previous month shows how much departure from the average temperatures that month represents. The average temperature for a date is the average over a 30-year period. [NOTE: it takes a few days after the first of the month for the NWS to update the tables]

DateMax temperatureMin TemperatureAverate TemperatureDeparture from normalPrecipitation






2022-06-019270815.90
2022-06-02927382.57.10
2022-06-038668771.40
2022-06-04857077.51.70
2022-06-0586687710
2022-06-068668770.81.19
2022-06-07846976.50.10.66
2022-06-088569770.40.49
2022-06-09856876.5-0.3T
2022-06-10846474-30
2022-06-118870791.80
2022-06-12927382.55.10
2022-06-13957484.56.90
2022-06-149579879.30
2022-06-159975879.10.24
2022-06-16977686.58.40
2022-06-17967786.58.2T
2022-06-18937282.54.10
2022-06-19896878.5-0.10
2022-06-20926779.50.80
2022-06-21957082.53.60
2022-06-2298728560
2022-06-239876877.80
2022-06-249375844.70.01
2022-06-25937483.54.10
2022-06-269274833.4T
2022-06-279171811.32.4
2022-06-28817276.5-3.30.09
2022-06-29877279.5-0.40.22
2022-06-309072811T
Observations for each day cover the 24 hours ending at the time given below (Local Standard Time).
Max Temperature : midnight
Min Temperature : midnight
Precipitation : midnight
Spring 2022 Temperature Climate Statistics
Climate SiteAverage Temperature (deg)Normal Temperature (deg)DFN (Departure From Normal)
Athens63.962.0+1.9
Atlanta65.162.1+3.0
Columbus66.865.1+1.7
Macon66.164.0+2.1
Cartersville77.759.5+0.3
Dekalb Peachtree Arpt62.761.4+1.3
Fulton County Arpt63.161.3+1.8
Gainesville62.860.4+2.4
Peachtree City64.160.9+3.2
Rome63.860.0+3.8

For much more information on the climate in our area, visit the NWS Climate FAQ for the Atlanta area.

About the National Weather Service

The National Weather Service (NWS) is a part of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

The NWS describes its role as follows:

The National Weather Service (NWS) provides weather, water, and climate forecasts and warnings for the United States, its territories, adjacent waters and ocean areas, for the protection of life and property and the enhancement of the national economy. These services include Forecasts and Observations, Warnings, Impact-based Decision Support Services, and Education in an effort to build a Weather-Ready Nation. The ultimate goal is to have a society that is prepared for and responds to weather, water and climate events.

Read all the Cobb County Courier climate and weather coverage by following this link.

Advertisement

Be the first to comment on "Cobb County weather forecast for August 5, 2022"

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published.


*


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.