Best time to visit Fort Walton Beach, FL, USA?

  • The best time to visit Fort Walton Beach is in August when temperatures are still hot but room rates are much cheaper. During this month, the nightly cost of a rental for two is approximately $160. That's 45% cheaper than what you would have paid in July. Temperatures hover in the high 80s, a few degrees cooler than what you would get during peak season.
  • The busiest season in Fort Walton Beach is in the summer so expect hotel and rental rates to surge during this period. The July 4th Holiday week (June 30th to July 7th), the Fourth of July week (July 1st - 8th) as well as May 26th to June 2nd (Memorial Week) are particularly busy dates that you should avoid if you don't like crowds.
  • When visiting Fort Walton Beach during the month of June, make sure to bring your umbrella since it rains most days.

Avoid the crowd

The best time to avoid the crowd in Fort Walton Beach, FL, USA is January.

July

Most crowded

January

Least crowded


Save money

The cheapest time to travel to Fort Walton Beach, FL, USA is January.

$309
JUL
$230
AUG
$155
SEP
$145
OCT
$101
NOV
$99
DEC
$98
JAN
$98
FEB
$202
MAR
$199
APR
$251
MAY
$323
JUN

Approximate nightly cost for a one bedroom vacation rental.

Events

Busiest dates.

07/01 - 07/08
Fourth of July 214.5
09/01 - 09/05
Labor Day 104.5
09/30 - 10/14
FALL BREAK 17 74.5
11/18 - 11/27
Thanksgiving 29.5
12/23 - 01/02
Christmas 33.5
03/24 - 03/31
SPRING BREAK I 2018 119.5
05/19 - 05/26
Pre Memorial Week 161.5
05/26 - 06/02
Memorial Week 201
06/30 - 07/07
July 4th Holiday 248
08/31 - 09/08
:Labor Day 2018 95.5
09/29 - 10/13
Fall Break 40

Weather

In Fort Walton Beach, FL, USA, August is the sunniest month and July the warmest.

89
32
JUL
88
31
AUG
85
29
SEP
76
24
OCT
66
19
NOV
63
17
DEC
57
14
JAN
59
15
FEB
67
20
MAR
73
23
APR
79
26
MAY
84
29
JUN
UV index
4
8

3.3
8cm
JUL
5.8
15cm
AUG
4.8
12cm
SEP
2.5
6cm
OCT
3.0
8cm
NOV
5.2
13cm
DEC
3.5
9cm
JAN
2.5
6cm
FEB
3.1
8cm
MAR
4.8
12cm
APR
3.4
9cm
MAY
8.9
23cm
JUN
Rainfall/month
inch/centimeter