Lake Placid weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Lake Placid

The best time to visit in Lake Placid in Florida is from January until December, when you will have a pleasant till hot temperature and limited till little rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Lake Placid is 32°C in July and the lowest is 21°C in January.

Lake Placid has the moderate climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Lake Placid or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather Lake Placid by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 21 24 25 28 30 31 32 32 31 29 25 24
Precipitation (mm) 21 11 22 23 48 73 75 73 72 33 20 13

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14 day weather forecast Lake Placid

The weather for in Lake Placid will be 29° till 23° degrees in the next 14 days with a few days chance of light rain showers.

Weather forecast this week

Thursday 9 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
28°
19°
0 mm 0% 2 m/s 1
Friday 10 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
20°
0.4 mm 15% 3 m/s 1
Saturday 11 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
27°
20°
0.3 mm 10% 3 m/s 1
Sunday 12 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
29°
16°
0.1 mm 20% 4 m/s 1
Monday 13 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
22°
12°
0 mm 0% 6 m/s 1
Tuesday 14 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
16°
0 mm 0% 6 m/s 1
Wednesday 15 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
15°
0 mm 0% 5 m/s 1

Weather forecast next week

Thursday 16 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
14°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 1
Friday 17 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
24°
15°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 1
Saturday 18 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
16°
0.1 mm 20% 3 m/s 1
Sunday 19 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
25°
17°
0 mm 0% 4 m/s 1
Monday 20 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
26°
17°
1.1 mm 25% 4 m/s 1
Tuesday 21 Dec Precip Chance Wind UV
23°
18°
0.2 mm 20% 3 m/s 1
Precip Chance Wind UV
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mm 0 m/s

Climate Lake Placid

Lake Placid has the moderate climate prevailing. There is a lot of rainfall in the summer, and in the winter it is quite dry again. The average annual temperature for Lake Placid is 28° degrees and there is about 483 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 157 days a year with an average humidity of 77% and an UV-index of 6.

Climate table of Lake Placid

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 21 24 25 28 30 31 32 32 31 29 25 24
Night temp. (°C) 12 14 15 18 21 23 24 24 23 20 17 15
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 21 11 22 23 48 73 75 73 72 33 20 13
Days with rain 7 7 11 12 17 22 23 23 22 13 8 8
Dry days 24 21 20 18 14 8 8 8 8 18 22 23
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 6 8 8 10 11 11 11 11 9 7 6 6
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 4 5 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 6 5 5

Lake Placid weather by month

What is the average weather like in a given month for Lake Placid? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Lake Placid?

Lake Placid is located in Florida. It lies in a straight line at 1,637 km from New York.

The coordinates of Lake Placid are:

  • Latitude: 27.2930999
  • Longitude: -81.3628502

The GPS coordinates are 27° 17' N, 81° 21' W

How long is the flight to Lake Placid?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Lake Placid is approximately 5 h. 40 min.

What are the nearest airports to Lake Placid?

These are the airports closests to Lake Placid:

  • Southwest Florida International Airport (93 km) – Fort Myers
  • Melbourne International Airport (114 km) – Melbourne Village
  • Orlando International Airport (126 km) – Orlando

How many inhabitants are there in Lake Placid?

Lake Placid has approximately 2,223 inhabitants.

How big is Lake Placid?

The area of Lake Placid is around 816 km².

What is the currency of Lake Placid?

In Lake Placid the US dollar (USD) is used to pay.

What is the area code of Lake Placid?

The area code to call Lake Placid is +1.