Best Times to Visit

Coastal Georgia

We love Coastal Georgia year round, but every season has its pros and cons.  Click on to see what Coastal Georgia is like in each season. 


Spring is a fantastic time to visit coastal Georgia.  Mild temperatures and blooming azaleas make it perfect for outdoor activities. 

Pros: -Mild temps -Low humidity -Minimal mosquitos and gnats Cons: -Can be crowded, especially during spring break -Occasional rainfall

Spring Events

-St Patricks Day Parade- Savannah -Savannah Music Festival -Blessing of the Fleet- Darien -Turtle Crawl- Jekyll Island


Summer brings warm weather and plenty of sunshine to coastal Georgia.  It's the perfect time for beach activities and water sports.

Pros: -Warm temps -Ocean water is comfortably warm -Lots of activities up and down the coast Cons: -Temps can be downright HOT -Bigger crowds -Lots of bugs -Occasional thunderstorms

Summer Events

-Fourth of July Fireworks - Various locations -Georgia Sea Islands Festival- SSI -Labor Day Beach Bash - Tybee Island


Fall offers pleasant temperatures and fewer crowds in coastal Georgia.  It's a great time for outdoor activities and festivals.

Pros: -Pleasant temperatures -Low humidity -Moderate crowds -Ocean water is still warm Cons: -Occasional thunderstorms

Fall Events

-Jekyll Island Shrimp & Grits Festival -Georgia-Florida Weekend - SSI -Coastfest- Brunswick -Porchfest- Brunswick -Savannah Jazz Festival


Winter in coastal Georgia is mild and perfect for exploring historic sites and indoor attractions.  Enjoy fewer crowds and lower prices during this season.

Pros: -Mild temperatures -Low humidity -The gnats and mosquitos are gone! -Low crowds -Low prices Cons: -Too chilly to get in the water -Occasional cold snaps

Winter Events

-Savannah Harbor Boat Parade of Lights -Savannah Christmas Market -Island Treasures- Jekyll Island -Brunswick Rockin' Stewbilee -Holly Jolly Jekyll - Jekyll Island

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Discovering Coastal Georgia

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