Tampa, Florida 

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Weather in Tampa, Florida

The most pleasant months of the year for Tampa are November, March and April. In Tampa, there are 7 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. August is the hottest month for Tampa with an average high temperature of 90.3°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in Florida. Any measurable snowfall is a rare occurance in Tampa. The humidity here has been described as stifling in August and July.


Today's Weather - Tampa, FL

5 AM PST

Mostly Cloudy

72°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
OvernightMostly Cloudy70° / 84°SE 5 mph
Monday NightMostly Cloudy then Patchy Fog69° / 82°W 0 to 7 mph
Tuesday NightSlight Chance Rain Showers then Mostly Cloudy67° / 78°SSE 2 to 7 mph
Wednesday NightSlight Chance Rain Showers then Partly Cloudy56° / 73°NNW 6 to 12 mph
Thursday NightMostly Clear53° / 76°N 6 to 9 mph
Friday NightPartly Cloudy57° / 72°NNE 8 mph
Saturday NightChance Rain Showers then Mostly Cloudy53° / 72°NNE 12 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 90 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 52
Rain: averages 51 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 0 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Tampa area is 6.8 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Florida.

6.8 / 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
January70° 52°
February73° 54°
March76° 58°
April81° 63°
May87° 69°
June90° 74°
July90° 75°
August90° 76°
September89° 74°
October84° 68°
November78° 61°
December72° 54°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Tampa
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January0170
February0070
March0070
April0050
May6060
June150130
July190150
August190160
September130120
October2070
November0050
December0060

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 Tampa    157 Reviews
Eh, not terrible - 9/26/2019
I lived here during college and while it was kinda dirty and run down in the Fowler/Fletcher area, there's certainly a lot to... Read More

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If you're unhappy here, it's probably you. - 12/30/2018
I was born in Tampa, and while I've traveled extensively I've always come back to my hometown. One of the first things you get used to as a kid growing up in Florida are... Read More

I should have done my homework... - 8/25/2018
Where to start. I haven't noticed a groundswell of anti-outsider sentiment because everyone is from somewhere else. Anecdotally (based on license plates I've seen) it... Read More


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