The Florida Panhandle offers mild winters and warm summers tempered by the prevailing winds off the Gulf of Mexico. Peak tourist season is from May through September, so you may wish to time your visits to the most popular local attractions accordingly. Average temperatures from November through February are usually in the low to high 50s, while the water temperatures range from the mid-60s to low 70s. From March through September, you can look forward to a gentle curve of warmth and sunshine that peaks in June, July and August, when the air temperature is in the 90s and water temperature is in the 80s.
Last Updated : 8/9/2018