The most pleasant months of the year for Destin are October, April and May. In Destin, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Destin with an average high temperature of 90.1°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in Florida. Any measurable snowfall is a rare occurance in Destin. The most uncomfortably humid months are August, July and June.
Today's Weather - Destin, FL
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Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms
|7 DAY FORECAST||DESCRIPTION||HIGH/LOW||WIND|
|Tonight||Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms||77° / 84°||S 5 to 10 mph|
|Tuesday Night||Chance Showers And Thunderstorms||78° / 89°||SW 10 to 15 mph|
|Wednesday Night||Chance Showers And Thunderstorms||79° / 87°||SW 15 mph|
|Thursday Night||Showers And Thunderstorms Likely||79° / 88°||SW 10 to 15 mph|
|Friday Night||Chance Showers And Thunderstorms then Partly Cloudy||79° / 89°||SW 10 mph|
|Saturday Night||Partly Cloudy||79° / 90°||SW 10 mph|
|Sunday Night||Mostly Clear||79° / 89°||SW 5 to 10 mph|
Weather Highs & Lows
Summer High: the July high is around 90 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 40
SPERLING'S COMFORT INDEX
Destin ranks 76/100 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.
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.
Average Monthly High / Low (°F)
|January||61° / 40°|
|February||64° / 43°|
|March||70° / 49°|
|April||76° / 55°|
|May||83° / 64°|
|June||88° / 71°|
|July||90° / 73°|
|August||90° / 73°|
|September||87° / 69°|
|October||79° / 58°|
|November||71° / 49°|
|December||63° / 42°|
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Destin
|Month||Hot Days||Freezing Days||Rainy Days||Snowy Days|