Best time to visit Gainesville, FL, USA?

  • The best time to travel to Gainesville is in April when temperatures are still warm but hotels are more affordable. During this period, an accommodation for 2 costs around $165/night. That's $25 saved per day compared to what you would have paid in March. Temperatures hover in the high 70s, a few degrees warmer than the average 75°F you would experience during peak season.
  • Most people travel to Gainesville during the early spring. This is peak season so expect to pay more for your hotel room. The Holiday week (December 31st to January 6th), the Easter 2018 week (March 24th to April 8th) as well as the Coke Zero 400 week (June 30th to July 8th) are also very popular periods, so expect the highest room rates of the year.
  • It rains most days during the summer, so make sure to bring your umbrella if you visit Gainesville during this period.

Avoid the crowd

The best time to avoid the crowd in Gainesville, FL, USA is September.

March

Most crowded

September

Least crowded


Save money

The cheapest time to travel to Gainesville, FL, USA is September.

$162
JUL
$157
AUG
$92
SEP
$101
OCT
$133
NOV
$186
DEC
$173
JAN
$173
FEB
$194
MAR
$185
APR
$130
MAY
$170
JUN

Approximate nightly cost for a one bedroom vacation rental.

Events

Busiest dates.

06/30 - 07/08
Coke Zero 400 141.5
09/01 - 09/06
Labor Day 89
10/17 - 10/25
Biketoberfest 77
11/19 - 11/27
Thanksgiving 117
12/21 - 01/03
Holiday 152.5
12/31 - 01/06
Holiday 153.5
02/17 - 02/24
Spring Break 127.5
03/24 - 04/08
Easter 2018 152
05/25 - 05/29
Memorial Day 111
06/30 - 07/08
Holiday 139.5
08/31 - 09/04
Labor Day 95.5

Weather

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

89
32
JUL
88
31
AUG
85
30
SEP
80
27
OCT
74
23
NOV
73
23
DEC
66
19
JAN
67
19
FEB
75
24
MAR
79
26
APR
82
28
MAY
85
29
JUN
UV index
4
7

9.6
24cm
JUL
7.6
19cm
AUG
8.4
21cm
SEP
2.4
6cm
OCT
2.4
6cm
NOV
2.2
6cm
DEC
3.3
8cm
JAN
1.3
3cm
FEB
1.6
4cm
MAR
4.2
11cm
APR
5.4
14cm
MAY
8.5
22cm
JUN
Rainfall/month
inch/centimeter