The best times to visit Bartow for ideal weather are

October 22nd to April 29th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.


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    Weather in Bartow

    Temperature

    Average temperatures in Bartow vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 51st percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Bartow, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid August where highs are regularly around 93.4°F (34.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 76.2°F (24.6°C) at night.

    Bartow Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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    Bartow Temperatures (Celsius)

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    “Feels-Like” Temperatures

    The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

    Bartow Perceived Temperature (F)

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    Bartow Perceived Temperature (C)

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    Average Bartow Temperatures by Month

    Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

    Show Fahrenheit

    MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
    Jan70.259.450.9
    Feb70.960.151.3
    Mar76.865.856.4
    Apr82.271.362.1
    May87.877.569.1
    Jun91.380.873.4
    Jul90.681.174.8
    Aug90.781.575.2
    Sep89.880.173.7
    Oct85.475.768.6
    Nov77.266.257.9
    Dec75.264.856.5

    Show Celsius

    MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
    Jan21.215.210.5
    Feb21.615.610.7
    Mar24.918.813.6
    Apr27.921.816.7
    May3125.320.6
    Jun32.927.123
    Jul32.627.323.8
    Aug32.627.524
    Sep32.126.723.2
    Oct29.724.320.3
    Nov25.11914.4
    Dec2418.213.6


     

    Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

    If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Bartow are November, December, and then March. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early November. For example, on the week of November 5th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid to late August with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of August 20th.

    When can you find snow in Bartow? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

    Chanceof Precipitation

    The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Bartow.

    Key
    Days with precipitation

    Snow on the Ground

    The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Bartow (in).

    Key
    Snow depth

    Average Rain and Snow by Month

    Show Inches

    MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
    Jan14%02.2
    Feb15%01.6
    Mar13%03.1
    Apr15%03.8
    May20%03.3
    Jun26%04.5
    Jul32%06.3
    Aug41%08.8
    Sep19%02.7
    Oct13%01.7
    Nov6%00.6
    Dec12%01.6

    Show Centimeters

    MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
    Jan1405.6
    Feb1504.1
    Mar1307.9
    Apr1509.7
    May2008.4
    Jun26011.4
    Jul32016
    Aug41022.4
    Sep1906.9
    Oct1304.3
    Nov601.5
    Dec1204.1

     

    Humidity and Wind

    Bartow has some high humidity months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is April (52.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (69.6%).

    Wind in Bartow is usually calm. The windiest month is March, followed by April and May. March’s average wind speed of around 7.3 knots (8.4 MPH or 13.5 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late May where average top sustained speeds reach 15.7 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

    Relative Humidity (%)

    The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Bartow.

    Key
    Avg. Relative Humidity

    Wind

    The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

    Key
    Max Sustained Wind
    Average Daily Wind

    Average Wind Speeds

    Show Wind Speeds

    All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

    MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
    Jan6.4Light breeze12Significant breeze
    Feb6.7Light breeze12.6Significant breeze
    Mar7.3Gentle breeze13.6Significant breeze
    Apr7.1Gentle breeze13.1Significant breeze
    May7Gentle breeze14.1Significant breeze
    Jun5.6Light breeze14.4Significant breeze
    Jul4.7Light breeze12.7Significant breeze
    Aug5.4Light breeze13.8Significant breeze
    Sep6Light breeze13.1Significant breeze
    Oct6.7Light breeze12.5Significant breeze
    Nov6.1Light breeze10.9Significant breeze
    Dec5.9Light breeze11.1Significant breeze

    Show Relative Humidity by Month

    MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
    Jan61.5%
    Feb56.7%
    Mar53.3%
    Apr52.6%
    May57.2%
    Jun63.9%
    Jul68.6%
    Aug69.6%
    Sep68.6%
    Oct66%
    Nov61.4%
    Dec67.2%

     

    Is it Safe to Travel to Bartow?

    Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Mar 17, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for the United States; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Mar 15, 2019.


     

    The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

    The busiest month for tourism in Bartow, FL, US is March, followed by February and June. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Bartow in September. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

    Estimated Tourism by Month

     

    Most Popular Months to Visit

    Key
    Tourists Seeking Accommodations

    Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 64 in September means 64% of the tourists vs. March.


    Overall Bartow Travel Experience by Season

    Spring (March through May)

    Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 89°F (31.7°C) and 72.3°F (22.4°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 6 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

    Summer (June through August)

    The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the most precipitation with 8 to 13 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Bartow, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

    Fall (September through November)

    Fall daily highs range from 90.9°F (32.7°C) and 75.8°F (24.3°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 2 to 6 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

    Winter (December through February)

    Weather is somewhat cool this time of year in Bartow to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 77.5°F (25.3°C) and 68.8°F (20.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: consistently 4 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.

     

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