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Best time to visit Cocoa Beach, FL, USA

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The best time to visit Cocoa Beach is October

Want to know when to travel to Cocoa Beach? Based on criteria such as the weather, cost of flights and hotels, and peak travel periods, October is the best time to go to Cocoa Beach. Don’t just take our word for it though… We’ve put together loads of information below to help you decide, such as a monthly breakdown of the weather, what to pack, when to fly, and much more.

During the warmer months, temperatures in Cocoa Beach can rise to a maximum of 31℃ (87℉). The weather in the winter, especially around January, can reach a minimum of 12℃ (53℉).

If you’re keen to work on your tan in Cocoa Beach, you’re most likely get the longest days between sun-up and sun-down around July. To stay dry, avoid travelling to Cocoa Beach in August – It’s the wettest month of the year.

Learn everything you need to know to help you decide when to go to Cocoa Beach below, and don’t forget to use the awesome travel tools we know and love to help you find the best deals and make booking your vacation a breeze!

Warmest month

August

Least rainfall

March

Most daylight

July

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Cocoa Beach seasons

Before you continue, it’s important to know when the seasons are in Cocoa Beach as they might be different to yours depending on where in the world you’re travelling from. Cocoa Beach is in the Northern Hemisphere, so the seasons fall during these months:

Season Months
Summer June to August
Autumn/fall September to November
Winter December to February
Spring March to May

Average temperatures in Cocoa Beach

If the temperature is a big factor for you to help you decide when to visit, the chart below shows the average minimum and maximum temperatures in Cocoa Beach for each month side-by-side so you can easily see the difference in weather throughout the year. To see the temperatures in both Celsius (°C) and Fahrenheit (°F), hover or tap the shaded boxes on the graph.

Cocoa Beach climate by month

If you already have a rough idea about which months you might want to travel, the section below shows a detailed breakdown of the climate in Cocoa Beach for each month so you can see if it all suits your wants and needs. Scroll down, or use the quick menu below to jump to your preferred month.

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Cocoa Beach in January

  • Average temperature: 18℃ (64℉)
  • Average high temperature: 20℃ (68℉)
  • Average low temperature: 15℃ (59℉)
  • Average humidity: 73%
  • Average sunny days: 24 days
  • Average rainfall: 7mm (0") over 5 days
24 days
of pure sunshine
5 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cocoa Beach in January, make sure you pack a light jumper or hoodie for the evenings and some light clothes for the daytime.


Cocoa Beach in February

  • Average temperature: 19℃ (66℉)
  • Average high temperature: 21℃ (70℉)
  • Average low temperature: 17℃ (62℉)
  • Average humidity: 75%
  • Average sunny days: 21 days
  • Average rainfall: 8mm (0") over 5 days
21 days
of pure sunshine
5 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cocoa Beach in February, make sure you pack a light jumper or hoodie for the evenings and some light clothes for the daytime.


Cocoa Beach in March

  • Average temperature: 20℃ (68℉)
  • Average high temperature: 23℃ (72℉)
  • Average low temperature: 18℃ (64℉)
  • Average humidity: 72%
  • Average sunny days: 22 days
  • Average rainfall: 5mm (0") over 7 days
22 days
of pure sunshine
7 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cocoa Beach in March, make sure you pack a light jumper or hoodie for the evenings and some light clothes for the daytime.


Cocoa Beach in April

  • Average temperature: 23℃ (73℉)
  • Average high temperature: 25℃ (77℉)
  • Average low temperature: 21℃ (69℉)
  • Average humidity: 75%
  • Average sunny days: 18 days
  • Average rainfall: 12mm (0") over 9 days
18 days
of pure sunshine
9 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cocoa Beach in April, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Cocoa Beach in May

  • Average temperature: 25℃ (77℉)
  • Average high temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average low temperature: 23℃ (74℉)
  • Average humidity: 76%
  • Average sunny days: 16 days
  • Average rainfall: 23mm (1") over 11 days
16 days
of pure sunshine
11 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cocoa Beach in May, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Cocoa Beach in June

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (84℉)
  • Average low temperature: 25℃ (78℉)
  • Average humidity: 79%
  • Average sunny days: 8 days
  • Average rainfall: 26mm (1") over 16 days
8 days
of pure sunshine
16 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cocoa Beach in June, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Cocoa Beach in July

  • Average temperature: 28℃ (82℉)
  • Average high temperature: 30℃ (86℉)
  • Average low temperature: 26℃ (79℉)
  • Average humidity: 79%
  • Average sunny days: 6 days
  • Average rainfall: 25mm (1") over 15 days
6 days
of pure sunshine
15 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cocoa Beach in July, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Cocoa Beach in August

  • Average temperature: 28℃ (83℉)
  • Average high temperature: 30℃ (86℉)
  • Average low temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average humidity: 79%
  • Average sunny days: 6 days
  • Average rainfall: 30mm (1") over 17 days
6 days
of pure sunshine
17 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cocoa Beach in August, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.


Cocoa Beach in September

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (84℉)
  • Average low temperature: 26℃ (78℉)
  • Average humidity: 78%
  • Average sunny days: 8 days
  • Average rainfall: 23mm (1") over 16 days
8 days
of pure sunshine
16 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cocoa Beach in September, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.

Cocoa Beach in October

  • Average temperature: 25℃ (77℉)
  • Average high temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average low temperature: 24℃ (74℉)
  • Average humidity: 74%
  • Average sunny days: 17 days
  • Average rainfall: 20mm (1") over 10 days
17 days
of pure sunshine
10 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cocoa Beach in October, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Cocoa Beach in November

  • Average temperature: 22℃ (72℉)
  • Average high temperature: 24℃ (75℉)
  • Average low temperature: 20℃ (68℉)
  • Average humidity: 74%
  • Average sunny days: 21 days
  • Average rainfall: 11mm (0") over 6 days
21 days
of pure sunshine
6 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cocoa Beach in November, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Cocoa Beach in December

  • Average temperature: 20℃ (68℉)
  • Average high temperature: 22℃ (72℉)
  • Average low temperature: 18℃ (64℉)
  • Average humidity: 77%
  • Average sunny days: 22 days
  • Average rainfall: 11mm (0") over 6 days
22 days
of pure sunshine
6 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Cocoa Beach in December, make sure you pack a light jumper or hoodie for the evenings and some light clothes for the daytime.


Top FAQs

The hottest month of the year in Cocoa Beach is usually August, where temperatures tend to rise to around 30℃ (86℉) in the middle of the day or early afternoon.
The month with the least amount of rain in Cocoa Beach is generally around March. The dry season often coincides with cooler weather, so you should check the temperatures in March first to make sure it’s still a good time to go.
The rainiest time of year in Cocoa Beach is generally around August, although the wetter season can sometimes extend a few months either side of August too.
If you want to get the most out of your time visiting Cocoa Beach, or if you're just afraid of the dark, the days in July are usually the longest between sunrise and sunset.

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