Florida's Climate and Weather
The Sunshine State's economy depends on its pleasant climate. Find average temperatures, humidity chart and average rainfall map here.
Beat the Florida Heat
Temperatures in the 80s and 90s combined with high humidity is enough to wilt even the most enthusiastic sun worshipper. Here are some common sense and fun ways to beat the Florida heat.
Florida Tornadoes and Waterspouts
Tornadoes in Florida are weaker than in the rest of the country, but can appear any time of the year and can cause considerable damage.
Lightning Is Serious Risk
Florida is well known as the lightning capital of the United States. Lightning is a serious risk. Keep yourself safe with these tips.
UV (Ultraviolet) Forecasts
Ultraviolet rays are the most damaging. Use this index to help you pick your sunscreen. Includes a personal sun safety recommendation.
Aviation Weather Forecasts
For those planning on flying into Florida here are the official SIGMETS (Significant Meteorological) advisories of the Continental United States.
Marine Weather Forecasts
Official National Ocean and Atmospheric Administration information on marine weather conditions on the coasts of Florida. Click on area of map for information.
National Hurricane Center
Tropical Prediction Center issues hurricane watches and warnings during the season from June 1 to November 30 each year.
U. S. National Weather Service
Just click anywhere on this map for current site specific weather observations.
There's No Such Thing As a Minimal Hurricane
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Florida Weather Information
Choose detailed forecast or weather links to local radar and information, satellite images, weather cams, weather maps, and more for most Florida cities.