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Climate in Florida

Florida, Florida gets 55 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.

Florida averages 0 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.

On average, there are 237 sunny days per year in Florida. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Florida gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 115 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.


Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 91 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 49
Rain: averages 55 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 0 inches of snow a year


SPERLING'S COMFORT INDEX
Florida ranks 80/100 for Comfort Index

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 54. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.

CLIMATE

Climate Averages
  Florida, FloridaUnited States
  55.0 in.38.1 in.
  0.0 in.27.8 in.
  115.4 days106.2 days
  237 days205 days
  91.0°85.8°
  48.9°21.7°
  8054
  6.14.3
  66 ft.2443 ft.

YOU SHOULD KNOW

Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.

Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.

Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.


July is the hottest month for Florida with an average high temperature of 91.0°, which ranks it as warmer than most states. In Florida, there are 7 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. The most pleasant months of the year for Florida are November, March and April.


January has the coldest nighttime temperatures for Florida with an average of 48.9°. This is one of the warmest of the U.S. states.


Florida has 77.7 days annually when the high temperature is over 90°, which is one of the hottest states in the U.S.


Florida has 6.5 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below freezing, which is one of the warmest states in the U.S.


Florida averages 0.0 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below freezing, which is one of the warmest states in the U.S.


August is the wettest month in Florida with 7.7 inches of rain, and the driest month is November with 2.7 inches. The wettest season is Autumn with 41% of yearly precipitation and 16% occurs in Spring, which is the driest season. Florida's average annual rainfall of 55.0 inches indicates that it is one of the wettest states in the United States.


August is the rainiest month in Florida with 15.8 days of rain, and April is the driest month with only 5.8 rainy days. Florida's annual average of 115.4 days with measurable rain is rainier than most states in the United States. The rainiest season is Autumn when it rains 39% of the time and the driest is Summer with only a 18% chance of a rainy day.


With an average annual snowfall of 0.0 inches, Florida is one of the least snowy states in the United States.



There is rarely any recorded snowfall in Florida.


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    Reviews for Florida    200 Reviews
    Great rural community to raise a family - 10/14/2018
    This is my beloved hometown in which I grew up with some of the most loving, kind people in the world. I advanced from kindergarten to twelveth-grade with approximately... Read More

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    Mistake. - 5/16/2018
    It hasn't worked out for me, but the same problems in Florida are the same all over the place. You need to own a company or get into management. And we know how that... Read More

    nice place friendly people but you cant get a job - 10/17/2017
    lived here for 2yrs the people act friendly but nobody wants to hire you unless you work for poverty wages.......if your connected you get better paying jobs but even... Read More


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