The best times to visit Moss Point for ideal weather are

March 12th to May 20th

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 Moss Point


Average temperatures in Moss Point vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel nice some of the year, but often too hot in the summer and cold in the winter with a chance of rain or snow throughout most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 26th 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 Moss Point, 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 92.5°F (33.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 74.2°F (23.4°C) at night.

Moss Point Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Moss Point 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.

Moss Point Perceived Temperature (F)


Moss Point Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Moss Point 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 63.2 50.2 39.5
Feb 65.3 52.6 42.1
Mar 72.2 60.1 49.2
Apr 78.1 66.8 56.1
May 84.3 73.2 62.4
Jun 90.6 79.7 70.6
Jul 91 80.2 72
Aug 91 80.4 72.5
Sep 87.9 76.7 68.2
Oct 80.8 66.9 55.5
Nov 71.5 57.3 45.4
Dec 66.9 54.4 44.4

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 17.3 10.1 4.2
Feb 18.5 11.4 5.6
Mar 22.3 15.6 9.6
Apr 25.6 19.3 13.4
May 29.1 22.9 16.9
Jun 32.6 26.5 21.4
Jul 32.8 26.8 22.2
Aug 32.8 26.9 22.5
Sep 31.1 24.8 20.1
Oct 27.1 19.4 13.1
Nov 21.9 14.1 7.4
Dec 19.4 12.4 6.9



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Moss Point are November, October, 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 to mid May. For example, on the week of May 7th there is 1 day of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid August with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of August 13th.

When can you find snow in Moss Point? 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 Moss Point.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 16% 0 3.3
Feb 25% 0 4.8
Mar 18% 0 4.2
Apr 20% 0 5
May 18% 0 5.7
Jun 23% 0 5.1
Jul 31% 0 7.2
Aug 37% 0 9.1
Sep 21% 0 6.5
Oct 13% 0 3.4
Nov 13% 0 2.8
Dec 21% 0 6.3

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 16 0 8.4
Feb 25 0 12.2
Mar 18 0 10.7
Apr 20 0 12.7
May 18 0 14.5
Jun 23 0 13
Jul 31 0 18.3
Aug 37 0 23.1
Sep 21 0 16.5
Oct 13 0 8.6
Nov 13 0 7.1
Dec 21 0 16


Humidity and Wind

Moss Point has some very humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is January (63.5% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (75.8%).

Wind in Moss Point is usually calm. The windiest month is March, followed by February and January. March’s average wind speed of around 5.2 knots (5.9 MPH or 9.6 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 to mid April where average top sustained speeds reach 13 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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 Light breeze 11 Significant breeze
Feb 5.1 Light breeze 11.6 Significant breeze
Mar 5.2 Light breeze 12.2 Significant breeze
Apr 5 Light breeze 11.9 Significant breeze
May 4.1 Light breeze 10.5 Significant breeze
Jun 2.9 Barely noticeable 9.3 Gentle breeze
Jul 2.4 Barely noticeable 8.8 Significant breeze
Aug 2.7 Barely noticeable 9.4 Gentle breeze
Sep 3.3 Barely noticeable 9.7 Significant breeze
Oct 3.7 Barely noticeable 9.7 Gentle breeze
Nov 4.2 Light breeze 10.5 Significant breeze
Dec 4.9 Light breeze 10.9 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 63.5%
Feb 65.3%
Mar 66.1%
Apr 68.1%
May 68.7%
Jun 71.1%
Jul 74.9%
Aug 75.8%
Sep 74%
Oct 68.1%
Nov 68.1%
Dec 72%


Is it Safe to Travel to Moss Point?

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 Moss Point, MS, US is July, followed by August 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 Moss Point 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 slightly extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 55.8 in November means 55.8% of the tourists vs. July.



Overall Moss Point Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 87.3°F (30.7°C) and 66.7°F (19.3°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 5 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 7 to 12 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Moss Point, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 89.1°F (31.7°C) and 67.8°F (19.9°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 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 too cold this time of year in Moss Point to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 68.7°F (20.4°C) and 62.2°F (16.8°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 5 to 7 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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