The best times to visit Orlando for ideal weather are
January 15th to April 1st
October 22nd to December 30th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Orlando Travel Guide
Weather in Orlando
Average temperatures in Orlando vary little and are temperate all year. The area is in the top 8 percent of tourist destinations for pleasant weather. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Orlando, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid-August where highs are regularly around 68.4°F (20.2°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 55.6°F (13.1°C) at night.
Orlando Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Orlando Temperatures (Celsius)
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.
Orlando Perceived Temperature (F)
Orlando Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Orlando 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.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of precipitation in Orlando are August, September, and then July. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid-January. For example, on the week of January 15th there are only 0.7 days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late September with an average of 2.9 days with significant precipitation the week of September 24th.
When can you find snow in Orlando? 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 Orlando.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Orlando (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Orlando has slightly high to average humidity compared to most tourist destinations. The least humid month is March (58.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (74.4%).
Wind in Orlando is usually moderate. The windiest month is March, followed by April and May. March’s average wind speed of around 6.5 knots (7.5 MPH or 12 KPH) is considered “light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early November where average top sustained speeds reach 13.6 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Orlando.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
Average Wind Speeds
Show Wind Speeds
All wind speeds are in knots.
|Month||Avg. Wind||Meaning (Beaufort)||Avg. Maximum Sustained Wind||Meaning (Beufort)|
|Jan||5.9||a light breeze||11.4||a moderate breeze|
|Feb||6.1||a light breeze||11.2||a moderate breeze|
|Mar||6.5||a light breeze||13||a moderate breeze|
|Apr||6.5||a light breeze||12.8||a moderate breeze|
|May||6.1||a light breeze||12.5||a moderate breeze|
|Jun||5.3||a light breeze||11.7||a moderate breeze|
|Jul||4.7||a light breeze||11.3||a moderate breeze|
|Aug||4.7||a light breeze||11.1||a moderate breeze|
|Sep||4.6||a light breeze||10.5||a moderate breeze|
|Oct||5.1||a light breeze||10.4||a gentle breeze|
|Nov||6.1||a light breeze||11.6||a moderate breeze|
|Dec||5.8||a light breeze||10.8||a gentle breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Orlando?
As of 6/22/2017 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.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Orlando, FL (USA) 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 Orlando 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
Overall Orlando Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 64.3°F (17.9°C) and 53°F (11.7°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 5 days of precipitation per month. Spring is busy 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 moderate precipitation with 8 to 10 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Orlando, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 66.4°F (19.1°C) and 54.4°F (12.4°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a fair amount: 4 to 10 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is perfect this time of year in Orlando to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 55.6°F (13.1°C) and 49.3°F (9.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a noticeable amount: consistently 4 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.