With temperatures in Atlanta surging past 100-degrees, many people in the Atlanta area and Buckhead are trying to find ways to beat the heat. Runners participating in the 2012 AJC Peachtree Road Race may be concerned that these high temperatures will be too much to deal if they continue through race day, July 4.
The good news is while temperatures will hover around the 105-degree mark all weekend in Atlanta, weather on the day of the big race is, as of now, expected to be slightly cooler with a chance of showers, according to The Weather Channel. Even so, the temperature will be a sweltering 92-degrees on July 4. Whether you are running or simply spectating on race day, finding ways to beat the heat will still be important.
The Atlanta Track Club’s Atlanta Runner’s blog is offering up some great