Lake City, FL has a subtropical climate that is typical of the southern United States. The area experiences mild winters and hot, humid summers. On average, temperatures range from the mid 30s to mid 90s throughout the year. During the summer months, temperatures often reach into the triple digits with heat index readings even higher than this. Rainfall is frequent during both summer and winter months, but especially during hurricane season in late summer. Humidity is high year round with dew points generally rising above 60 degrees Fahrenheit for much of the year.
Lake City, Florida gets 52 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Lake City averages 0 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 222 sunny days per year in Lake City. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Lake City gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 107 days per year. Precipitation is rain, snow, sleet, or hail that falls to the ground. In order for precipitation to be counted you have to get at least .01 inches on the ground to measure.
Summer High: the July high is around 92 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 42
Rain: averages 52 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 0 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Lake City is 7.1 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Florida.
3.4 / 8.4
Summer / Winter
April, October and November are the most pleasant months in Lake City, while July and August are the least comfortable months.