Augusta National Location, Weather & History for The Masters 2022

David Kaestle
Augusta National weather and history for 2022 Masters
Augusta National weather and history for 2022 Masters / Adam Cairns-USA TODAY Sports

The Masters has finally arrived in 2022. The first major of the year, and the one that gets the most attention, is set to tee off on the morning of Thursday, April 7 at Augusta National Golf Club.

Augusta National Location

The 2022 Masters will take place at the same course it does every year, Augusta National Golf Club, located in Augusta, Georgia.

Augusta National Weather

While there are thunderstorms at Augusta National early this week, the forecast for Thursday through Sunday is much more encouraging. With temperatures ranging from the low 60s to the low 70s for all four days, there's only a small chance of precipitation on Thursday and Friday. By Sunday, we are looking at a nice and sunny 70-degree day to close out the tournament.

Augusta National History

Augusta National was founded by Clifford Jones and legendary golfer Bobby Jones and opened in December of 1933. The Masters tournament was first held in 1934 and it was won by Horton Smith.

The most recent five champions at Augusta National are Hideki Matsuyama, Dustin Johnson, Tiger Woods, Patrick Reed and Sergio Garcia. Tiger Woods, who could be in the field this week, has won five Masters titles in his career, topped only by Jack Nicklaus' six titles.

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