The best times to visit Daytona Beach for ideal weather are

October 15th to May 6th

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



Other Daytona Beach Travel Info

Weather in Daytona Beach


Average temperatures in Daytona Beach vary somewhat. 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 44th 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 Daytona Beach, the hottest months are August, July, and then September. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early to mid August where highs are regularly around 91.4°F (33°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 74.9°F (23.8°C) at night.

Daytona Beach Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Daytona Beach Temperatures (Celsius)


“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.

Daytona Beach Perceived Temperature (F)


Daytona Beach Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Daytona Beach 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

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 70.8 58.4 47.9
Feb 73.5 61.3 51.5
Mar 77.6 65.2 54.6
Apr 82.9 71.7 62
May 85.4 75.2 66
Jun 89.1 79 71.4
Jul 90.3 80.3 73.4
Aug 90.8 81 74.5
Sep 88.2 79.1 72.4
Oct 83 73 64.2
Nov 77.2 66.7 57.6
Dec 74 62.4 52.7

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 21.6 14.7 8.8
Feb 23.1 16.3 10.8
Mar 25.3 18.4 12.6
Apr 28.3 22.1 16.7
May 29.7 24 18.9
Jun 31.7 26.1 21.9
Jul 32.4 26.8 23
Aug 32.7 27.2 23.6
Sep 31.2 26.2 22.4
Oct 28.3 22.8 17.9
Nov 25.1 19.3 14.2
Dec 23.3 16.9 11.5



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Daytona Beach are November, April, and then January. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early May. For example, on the week of April 30th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid July with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of July 9th.

When can you find snow in Daytona Beach? 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.

Chance of Precipitation

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

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 14% 0 2.1
Feb 16% 0 2.7
Mar 16% 0 3
Apr 13% 0 1.4
May 17% 0 6.7
Jun 30% 0 4.6
Jul 28% 0 7.3
Aug 24% 0 5.3
Sep 27% 0 7.2
Oct 25% 0 3.1
Nov 11% 0 1.4
Dec 18% 0 2.2

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 14 0 5.3
Feb 16 0 6.9
Mar 16 0 7.6
Apr 13 0 3.6
May 17 0 17
Jun 30 0 11.7
Jul 28 0 18.5
Aug 24 0 13.5
Sep 27 0 18.3
Oct 25 0 7.9
Nov 11 0 3.6
Dec 18 0 5.6


Humidity and Wind

Daytona Beach has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is March (61.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (75.3%).

Wind in Daytona Beach is usually calm. The windiest month is November, followed by March and May. November’s average wind speed of around 6.3 knots (7.2 MPH or 11.6 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early May where average top sustained speeds reach 14.4 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

Avg. Relative Humidity


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

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.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 5.5 Light breeze 12.1 Significant breeze
Feb 5.6 Light breeze 12.4 Significant breeze
Mar 6 Light breeze 12.9 Significant breeze
Apr 5.7 Light breeze 12.8 Significant breeze
May 5.7 Light breeze 12.7 Significant breeze
Jun 5 Light breeze 12.9 Significant breeze
Jul 4.6 Light breeze 11.8 Significant breeze
Aug 4.6 Light breeze 12.5 Significant breeze
Sep 4.6 Light breeze 11.7 Significant breeze
Oct 5.4 Light breeze 11.9 Significant breeze
Nov 6.3 Light breeze 12.5 Significant breeze
Dec 5.3 Light breeze 11.5 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 65.9%
Feb 66.3%
Mar 61.4%
Apr 66.1%
May 65.4%
Jun 71.1%
Jul 74.5%
Aug 75.3%
Sep 74.6%
Oct 67%
Nov 67.6%
Dec 69.2%


Is it Safe to Travel to Daytona Beach?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Dec 04, 2023 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 Dec 04, 2023.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Daytona Beach, FL, US is February, followed by March 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 Daytona Beach in November. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month


Most Popular Months to Visit

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 66.6 in November means 66.6% of the tourists vs. February.



Overall Daytona Beach Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 88°F (31.1°C) and 74.6°F (23.7°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 5 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 9 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Daytona Beach, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 89.6°F (32°C) and 75°F (23.9°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 to 8 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 Daytona Beach to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 77.6°F (25.3°C) and 70°F (21.1°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 6 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.


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