Sarasota Temperatures: Averages by Month





The numbers here tell you how hot and cold the weather usually is in Sarasota, Florida during each month of the year.

The average high and low temperatures are listed below monthly and annually for the city, in both degrees Fahrenheit and Celsius.

Maximums and minimums are only part of the temperature picture. To fill in the rest, there's information on how many days a month get above or below a given temperature.

To find out how often it rises over 70, 80 or 90 °F each month in Sarasota, scroll down farther. There are also monthly and yearly counts of days with cold weather.

The first set of high and low temperatures are averages for 2010 to 2019. Everything else here is based on 1991 to 2020 weather.

10-year temperature averages for Sarasota, 2010 to 2019
High °F Low °F   High °C Low °C
71 51 January 22 11
75 55 February 24 13
77 57 March 25 14
83 64 April 28 18
87 69 May 31 21
90 74 June 32 24
91 76 July 33 24
91 76 August 33 25
90 75 September 32 24
86 69 October 30 20
80 61 November 27 16
76 57 December 24 14
83 65 Year 28 19
30-year temperature averages for Sarasota, 1991 to 2020
High °F Low °F   High °C Low °C
73 52 January 23 11
75 55 February 24 13
78 58 March 26 15
83 63 April 28 17
88 68 May 31 20
90 74 June 32 23
91 75 July 33 24
92 75 August 33 24
90 74 September 32 23
86 68 October 30 20
80 60 November 27 16
75 55 December 24 13
83 65 Year 29 18

Days of Hot Weather in Sarasota

Over half of summer days at Sarasota have highs in the 90s Fahrenheit. The other days top out in the 80s.

A day of 100-degree (38 °C) weather is not normal here.

Days per month in Sarasota of at least 70, 80 or 90 °F
  70 °F
21 °C
80 °F
27 °C
90 °F
32 °C
January 19 4 0
February 21 6 0
March 28 14 0
April 29 23 1
May 31 30 7
June 30 30 14
July 31 31 20
August 31 31 22
September 30 30 16
October 31 28 5
November 28 17 0
December 24 9 0
Year 332 252 85

How Often Sarasota Has Cold Temperatures

The temperature can drop to freezing at Sarasota. But that doesn't happen often, only about once or twice a year on average.

Days per month on average in Sarasota when the minimum temperature drops to 40 or 50 °F or lower
  40 °F
4 °C
50 °F
10 °C
January 4 14
February 2 9
March 1 5
April 0 1
May 0 0
June 0 0
July 0 0
August 0 0
September 0 0
October 0 0
November 0 4
December 2 9
Year 8 42
References

Jay Lawrimore, Ron Ray, Scott Applequist, Bryant Korzeniewski, Matthew Menne. 2016. Global Summary of the Month and Year, Version 1.0. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information.

NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI). Climate Normals.

Florida Temperatures
Back to Top