What was the average percentage of greens hit in regulation on the US PGA Tour in 2019?

Category: Golf History
Average percentage greens hit in regulation USPGA tour

Clue

More than 50%

Answer

In 2019 the US PGA Tour average for greens in regulations hit was 66.03%

Details about greens hit in regulations

A green is considered hit "in regulation" if any part of the ball is touching the putting surface while the number of strokes taken is at least two fewer than par.

For example: hit by the first stroke on a par 3, the second stroke on a par 4, or the third stroke on a par 5.

In 2019 the tour average was 66.03%. That equals 11.88 greens hit in regulation per round. The top 5 players on the list for 2019 were:

  • Corey Conners 73.06%
  • Johnson Wagner 71.55%
  • Alex Prugh 71.44%
  • Paul Casey 70.96%
  • Jason Dufner 70.76%