When is the best time to go to Fort Myers?

When is the best time to go to Fort Myers? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • The best months for good weather in Fort Myers are January, February, March, April, May, October, November and December
  • On average, the warmest months are May, June, July, August, September and October
  • The rainiest months are July, August and September
  • The best months for swimming are May, June, July, August, September and October

Annual weather in Fort Myers

For full information about the climate and weather in Fort Myers a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 59°F/72°F
February 63°F/76°F
March 65°F/77°F
April 70°F/83°F
May 76°F/86°F
June 81°F/90°F
July 81°F/90°F
August 81°F/92°F
September 79°F/90°F
October 74°F/86°F
November 68°F/79°F
December 65°F/76°F

Weather and climate in Fort Myers

Fort Myers enjoys a humid subtropical climate (without dry season and with hot summer) in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Fort Myers is 83°F (ranging from 72°F in january to 92°F in august). Annual rainfall is 62.1in, with a minimum of 1.4in in february and a maximum of 12in in august.
  • Between the months of january and may the climate is good. the thermometer goes up to 86°F°C.
  • From june to september the climate is just OK. the thermometer goes up to 90°F°C and it rains about 51% of the time in september.
  • Between october and december the climate is favorable. At lunchtime, it's 76°F in average and it rains about 1.6in each month.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Fort Myers

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Fort Myers: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, sea temperature, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Sea temperature


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Fort Myers

Find out when Fort Myers has its high tourist season (the period when the influx of tourists is highest) and off-peak tourist season using our data and figures.

Tourist seasons in Fort Myers

  • Very low season in Fort Myers
    The months with the lowest number of tourists are: June, July, August, September and October.
  • Low season in Fort Myers
    The months with low numbers of tourists are: May and November.
  • High season in Fort Myers
    The number of visitors to Fort Myers is high in: January, April and December.
  • Peak season in Fort Myers
    The largest number of tourists visiting Fort Myers is during: February and March.

Figure: Visitor index for Fort Myers month by month

Best time for low prices in Fort Myers

Average prices of hotels in Fort Myers month by month

Generally, September is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Fort Myers. So this is a great time to save on your holiday! In contrast, March is statistically the most expensive month of the year for hotels.

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Average price of hiring a car in Fort Myers

On average, it costs $ 97 per day to hire a car in Fort Myers. This price varies by $ 22 depending on the month. In june, hiring a car costs an average of $ 83 per 24 hours, so this is the best time to save money! In contrast, the average price in december is $ 105.

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