Miami

Miami, Florida, USA
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by Massimo Catarinella
/ CC BY-SA 3.0
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Attractions

Hotels

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Tours & Activities

Climate & Best time to visit Miami

Climate in Miami:

Number of rainy days:

J Jan
F Feb
M Mar
A Apr
M May
J Jun
J Jul
A Aug
S Sep
O Oct
N Nov
D Dec
8
6
6
7
11
18
17
19
18
14
9
8

Best time to visit Miami:

Spring (March to May):

  • Spring is another excellent time to visit Florida. The weather continues to be pleasant, with daytime temperatures in the 70s and 80s Fahrenheit (21-30°C). Spring break attracts college students to destinations like Miami Beach and Panama City Beach, so be prepared for crowds during this period. Spring is also a great time for outdoor activities, festivals, and exploring Florida's natural beauty, including the Everglades and state parks.

Summer (June to August):

  • Summer in Florida can be hot and humid, with daytime temperatures often exceeding 90°F (32°C) in many areas. This is the peak tourist season for families, thanks to school vacations. It's the best time for water activities, including swimming, snorkeling, and water sports. Theme parks like Walt Disney World and Universal Orlando Resort are popular, but be prepared for heavy crowds and afternoon thunderstorms.

Fall (September to November):

  • Fall in Florida brings slightly cooler temperatures, with daytime highs in the 70s and 80s Fahrenheit (21-30°C). It's a quieter time to visit, with fewer tourists compared to the summer months. Fall is ideal for outdoor activities, exploring state parks, and taking advantage of lower hotel rates. The hurricane season runs from June to November, so be aware of potential weather disruptions, especially in September and October.

Winter (December to February):

  • Winter is one of the most popular times to visit Florida, especially for snowbirds looking to escape colder climates. The weather is pleasantly mild, with daytime temperatures ranging from the 60s to 70s Fahrenheit (15-26°C) in most parts of the state. This is an ideal time for beach vacations, golfing, and exploring outdoor attractions without the intense heat. The holiday season brings festive events to places like Walt Disney World and Miami.

Note on Hurricane Season:

  • Florida is prone to hurricanes, especially in late summer and early fall. It's essential to monitor weather forecasts and have a flexible travel plan if you visit during this period.

Money & Prices

Currency in United States of America:

U.S. dollar (USD)

How expensive is a trip to Miami?

Eating out:
Simple meal:
23.90 USD
Fast food meal:
12.46 USD
Mid-range meal:
49.08 USD
Bottle of water:
1.41 USD
Soft drink:
2.88 USD
Cappuccino:
5.17 USD
Local Beer:
7.25 USD
Transportation:
Public transport - one way ticket:
2.30 USD
Taxi - 1km:
1.56 USD
Accommodation:
Refer to the Hotels section for the most up-to-date accommodation prices.
* Prices are approximate. Make sure to check the latest exchange rates when planning your trip.

General information

United States of America general information:

Electricity:
Voltage: 120 V, Frequency: 60 Hz
Sockets:
  • Type A (North American/Japanese 2-pin)
  • Type B (American 3-pin)

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