Delray Beach Weather

Delray Beach weather makes every day a great day!

If you're wanting to know the weather in Delray Beach, Florida, you've come to the right place. Delray Beach weather is perfect beach weather almost every day!  This is what a January morning sunrise at the beach looks like!

January Morning Sunrise in Delray Beach, FL
Photo Credit: Joseph Lacy

Some days are warmer than others, but almost every day you can expect the Delray Beach weather to be enjoyable enough to go to the beach or doing anything outdoors! These blue cabana beach chairs are for rent at the beach to make your beach visit more enjoyable!

p.s. they also make you look great in photos!

Photo credit: Lisa Fuller

Whatever your passion is, whether it's beach-fun with the kids, active water sports, fishing, boating, kayaking, snorkeling, diving -- or how about just relaxing and kickin' it at the beach. You can do all this and more in South Florida -- all year around!

When it's cold and snowy in the rest of the USA, how about enjoying the sun and warm February weather in Delray Beach! It's a great time for beaching it and boating and enjoying the warm weather and warm water temps! 

One of my very first times experiencing the WARM OCEAN TEMPERATURE in the WINTER months was in February when I was boating for the first time in South Florida. The warm ocean water was surprisingly WARM!

The average water temperature in February is 73 degrees! And average weather temperature in February is 76 degrees. Below is a photo of what you can expect for February weather in Delray! It's so nice!

Photo Credit: Larry Richardson

The average Atlantic ocean water temperature
in February is 73 degrees!

Delray Beach Water Sports

Delray Beach Water Sports rents water sports equipment. Look for the "beach shack" at the south end of the beach! Where you see the bright colored kayaks and the catamarans.

How about some stand-up paddle boarding, kite surfing, kayaking, boating, fishing, or just have some good old family fun at the beach?

This is pretty much every day life, all year-round, in South Florida.

Look for these kayaks (pictured above) at the south end of the beach. This is where you can rent your water sports equipment from Delray Beach Water Sports! And then go have a blast at the beach!

Kayaking at the Beach!
Photo Credit: Tom Leeman

Average Temperatures
High's & Low's
What to Expect with the Weather in Florida

In the summer, Delray Beach weather is the hottest with temperatures in the 80s and 90s with high humidity. 

The warmest months are July and August. August being the hottest month with an average temperature of 83 degrees and average humidity of 75%. It is hot and humid. Not going to lie. :-)

In the winter, Delray Beach weather is unbelievably enjoyable! January is the coldest month with an average temperature of 67 degrees. With an average high in January of 76 degrees. During the day, it is flip flops and shorts weather with a very pleasant temp in the 70s to 80s.

In the winter, the night temperatures and early morning temperatures can be chilly which means you might want to wear layers or a light jacket or sweater.  (Psstttt...chilly in South Florida is anything under 70 degrees.)

The wettest month is June with average rainfall of 5.2 inches with an average temperature of 82 degrees.

Here's two beach chairs waiting just for you!
Photo Credit: Larry Richardson

Average Temperature For Delray Beach...

The annual average temperature for Delray Beach is an average high of 83 degrees and an annual low average of 67 degrees.  Do you think you can enjoy this weather?  I know I sure do! 

It's safe to bet that it would be a very rare occasion that you would ever need long underwear or wool socks -- so you can leave these troublesome items at home!


Monthly Average Fahrenheit Temperature
Delray Beach, FL

Month High Low Precipitation
January 75 57 3.75
February 76 58 2.55
March 79 62 3.68
April 82 65 3.57
May 86 70 5.39
June 89 74 7.58
July 90 75 5.97
August 90 75 6.65
September 89 75 8.10
October 85 71 5.46
November 80 66 5.55
December 76 60 3.14



Monthly Average Celsius Temperature
Delray Beach, FL

Month High Low Precipitation
January 24 14 9.52
February 24 14 6.47
March 26 17 9.34
April 28 18 9.06
May 30 21 13.69
June 31.6 23 19.25
July 32 24 5.97
August 32 24 15.16
September 32 24 20.57
October 29 21.6 13.86
November 27 19 14.09
December 24 15.5 7.97



Annual Average Beach Water Temperature
Delray Beach, FL

Month Farenheit Celsius
January 71 22
February 73 23
March 75 24
April 78 26
May 80 27
June 84 29
July 86 30
August 86 30
September 84 29
October 83 28
November 76 24
December 73 23


Fun Florida Weather Facts & Trivia for You...

  • On average, the warmest month is July.

  • On average, the coldest month is January.

  • The highest recorded temperature was 101 degrees in 1942.

  • The lowest recorded temperature was 24 degrees in 1894.

  • The wettest month of the year is September with an average rainfall of 8.10 inches.

  • The driest month of the year is February with an average rainfall of 2.55 inches.

  • May 2017 was the hottest recorded month at MIA (Miami International Airport) with a sweltering 98 degrees! PBI (Palm Beach International) recorded a high of 93 for the month of May 2017. That's really HOT considering the normal average temp for May is only 79 degrees.

  • Reliable weather recording began in 1913 with some weather records dating back to 1888!

  • The all-time coldest temperature recorded was on February 16, 1943 in Ft Lauderdale, FL.

  • Normal high temp on Thanksgiving Day is 78 degrees! Historically the normal high temperature is 78; the normal low is 63. The coldest Nov. 28 on record was 36 degrees in 1903 and the hottest was 89 in 1948.

  • The annual average precipitation in Delray Beach weather is 61.39 inches.

  • The earliest recorded instance of snow in Palm Beach County was in 1774! Being unaccustomed to snow, they called it "extraordinary white rain".

  • Many people ask, "Does it snow in Florida?"  And the answer is, "Yes!" On more than one occasion it has snowed in Florida! In 1989, there was snow in Florida and I was there to experience it!

  • And other people ask "How cold does it get in Florida?" And I can answer that question too!

  • Palm Beach County enjoys 234 days of sunshine per year! (This is includes sunny and partly sunny days). Even though there are five other states with more sunny days per year than Florida, Florida is still known as the Sunshine State!

Spend Your Holidays in Florida?
Absolutely!

Have you ever considered spending the holidays in Florida with the sunshine, warm weather and surrounded by the white sparkling sand?

If so, I think you should consider South Florida for the holidays!

How about Thanksgiving in Florida, and enjoy your Thanksgiving Dinner with tropical outdoor dining, or plan Christmas in Florida, and take in our magical Christmastime events with our famous #100-foot Christmas tree or Easter in Florida, or romantic February for a Valentine's Day in Florida?

Recent work on the beach and walkways known as the Beach Master plan included installation of the rope fencing to protect the sea grapes on either side. The rope fencing adds to our already-magnificent natural beauty on Delray Beach.

Beach Master Plan 2019 beautification of our beach!

What's the Weather Like Right Now...


South Florida Weather by the Month...

(Note: I do not have weather pages for the months of June, July, August, September & October yet, so there are no links for those months.)

South Florida Weather by the Month

January February March April
May June July August
September October November December


More South Florida Weather Pages...

Things to do in Delray...

Walking Culinary Tours

Self-Guided
Beach Walk Tour

St Patrick's Day Parade

Historic Trolley Tour

Morikami Japanese
Gardens Tour

Christmas in Delray

River Boat Yacht Cruise Tour

Visit My Delray Beach
Blog!

Christmas Tree Lighting

Christmas in Delray...
It's the most magical time of year!

Christmas is a magical time of year in Delray Beach, Florida! The energy in the air is so magical it is literally palpable! We love the holidays here!

If you've never been to Delray Beach, Florida, USA to see our magical 100-foot Christmas tree and the magic that surrounds our downtown, please check out my Christmas in Delray page.

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