The best times to visit Sunrise for ideal weather are
November 19th to April 1st
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Sunrise Travel Guide
Other Sunrise Travel Info
Weather in Sunrise
Average temperatures in Sunrise 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 41st 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 Sunrise, the hottest months are August, July, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid to late August where highs are regularly around 92.4°F (33.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 77.8°F (25.4°C) at night.
Sunrise Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Sunrise 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.
Sunrise Perceived Temperature (F)
Sunrise Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Sunrise 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 significant precipitation in Sunrise are February, January, and then December. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid February. For example, on the week of February 19th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late September with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of September 24th.
When can you find snow in Sunrise? 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 Sunrise.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Sunrise (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
Sunrise has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is March (55.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is September (70%).
Wind in Sunrise is usually calm. The windiest month is April, followed by May and March. April’s average wind speed of around 8.2 knots (9.5 MPH or 15.3 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 mid May where average top sustained speeds reach 15 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Sunrise.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
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||6.5||Light breeze||12.6||Significant breeze|
|Feb||7||Gentle breeze||13.1||Significant breeze|
|Mar||8.2||Gentle breeze||14.4||Significant breeze|
|Apr||8.2||Gentle breeze||14.3||Significant breeze|
|May||8.2||Gentle breeze||14.6||Significant breeze|
|Jun||6.7||Light breeze||13.6||Significant breeze|
|Jul||5.7||Light breeze||13.6||Significant breeze|
|Aug||6||Light breeze||13.7||Significant breeze|
|Sep||5.7||Light breeze||13.1||Significant breeze|
|Oct||7.1||Gentle breeze||13.2||Significant breeze|
|Nov||7.2||Gentle breeze||12.8||Significant breeze|
|Dec||6.9||Light breeze||12.7||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Sunrise?
Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 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 Sep 23, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Sunrise, FL, US is July, followed by September 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 Sunrise in October. 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 Sunrise Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 88.1°F (31.2°C) and 78.7°F (25.9°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 4 to 7 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is fairly slow for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.
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 11 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Sunrise, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 90.6°F (32.6°C) and 79.5°F (26.4°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 12 days per month. Tourism is the second busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be slightly higher priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is perfect this time of year in Sunrise to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 80.3°F (26.8°C) and 76°F (24.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: consistently 3 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.