Gainesville, Florida 

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Weather in Gainesville, Florida

The most pleasant months of the year for Gainesville are November, March and April. In Gainesville, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Gainesville with an average high temperature of 91.5°, which ranks it as warmer than most places in Florida. Any measurable snowfall is a rare occurance in Gainesville. The humidity here has been described as stifling in August and July.


Today's Weather - Gainesville, FL

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Showers And Thunderstorms Likely

74°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
OvernightShowers And Thunderstorms Likely73° / 83°SW 3 mph
Wednesday NightShowers And Thunderstorms Likely72° / 85°S 0 to 7 mph
Thursday NightShowers And Thunderstorms Likely70° / 88°E 2 to 6 mph
Friday NightShowers And Thunderstorms Likely71° / 91°NE 1 to 6 mph
Saturday NightShowers And Thunderstorms Likely71° / 92°NE 2 to 6 mph
Sunday NightChance Showers And Thunderstorms72° / 92°NE 1 to 6 mph
Monday NightChance Showers And Thunderstorms71° / 92°E 2 to 6 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 92 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 41
Rain: averages 50 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 0 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Gainesville area is 7.1 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Florida.

7.1 / 10

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7. 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.


Average Monthly High and Low (°F)
HighLow
January67° 41°
February70° 44°
March75° 49°
April81° 54°
May87° 62°
June91° 69°
July92° 71°
August91° 71°
September88° 68°
October82° 59°
November75° 50°
December68° 44°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Gainesville
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January0790
February0470
March0180
April1060
May9070
June170140
July220150
August200160
September110110
October2070
November0170
December0570

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.


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Reviews for Gainesville    57 Reviews
Hell drug hell and corruption - 3/11/2019
I lived here 30 years. There was a time in the 90s when people stated it was bad but really the past 5 or 10 years is worse than the 90s. There is an extensive amount... Read More
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A Quickly-Growing City Filled with Rich Culture - 3/23/2017
The city of Gainesville, FL has significantly changed over the past several years. Once a town defined only by the University of Florida, its amazing natural landscapes,... Read More

Gainesville: classic & timeless, young & eclectic - 1/27/2017
Gainesville, FL is such a unique, one of kind city. You have the University of Florida, a central hub for student life, community jobs, research, events, sports and much... Read More


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