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Best time to visit Destin, FL, USA?

  • The best time to go to Destin is during the month of August when temperatures are still hot but vacation rentals are cheaper. During this month, a 1-bedroom vacation rental costs approximately $245 per night. Save $60 per day compared to what you would have paid in June. Temperatures are in the high 80s, just a bit warmer than the average 85°F you could get during high season.
  • In Destin, tourism peaks during the summer so expect higher lodging rates if you go around that time. The Summer Holiday week (June 30th to July 7th), May 25th - 31st (Memorial Day Weekend) as well as the Labor Day week (September 1st - 6th) are also popular dates that you should avoid if you're on a budget.
  • Expect some rain if you visit Destin during the month of June, there are 23 days with precipitation on average.

Avoid the crowd

The best time to avoid the crowd in Destin, FL, USA is December.

June

Most crowded

December

Least crowded


Save money

The cheapest time to travel to Destin, FL, USA is November.

$307
JUL
$286
AUG
$214
SEP
$175
OCT
$111
NOV
$112
DEC
$111
JAN
$111
FEB
$274
MAR
$269
APR
$289
MAY
$309
JUN

Approximate nightly cost for a one bedroom vacation rental.

Events

Busiest dates.

Starts 08/13
Price increase 106
Ends 08/31
Price increase 106
09/01 - 09/06
Labor Day 136.5
09/30 - 10/14
Fall Break 100
10/21 - 11/01
2017 Fall & Holidays 55.5
11/18 - 11/26
Thanksgiving 74
12/23 - 01/02
New Year's 74
03/17 - 03/24
Spring Break 131.5
05/25 - 05/31
Memorial Day Weekend 204
06/30 - 07/07
Summer Holiday 226
08/31 - 09/05
Labor Day 152
09/29 - 10/13
Fall Break 64

Weather

In Destin, FL, USA, August is the sunniest month and July the warmest.

89
32
JUL
88
31
AUG
85
29
SEP
77
25
OCT
67
19
NOV
64
18
DEC
58
14
JAN
58
15
FEB
67
19
MAR
74
23
APR
79
26
MAY
85
29
JUN
UV index
4
8

3.6
9cm
JUL
6.0
15cm
AUG
4.7
12cm
SEP
2.2
6cm
OCT
2.9
7cm
NOV
4.7
12cm
DEC
3.6
9cm
JAN
2.7
7cm
FEB
3.0
8cm
MAR
4.1
10cm
APR
3.5
9cm
MAY
9.3
24cm
JUN
Rainfall/month
inch/centimeter