Cocoa Beach Weather

Average monthly temperature and rainfall in Cocoa Beach

Beachgoers relaxing near Cocoa Beach Pier
••• Beachgoers relaxing near Cocoa Beach Pier. Richard Cummins / Getty Images

Its renowned surfing competitions and the world-famous Ron Jon Surf Shop put Cocoa Beach on the map. The popular beach town, located on Florida's East Coast, has an overall average high temperature of 82° and an average low of 62°.

Always pack your swimsuit when you visit Cocoa Beach. Although the Atlantic Ocean can get a bit chilly in the winter, sunbathing is not out of the question. Of course, if you're staying in oceanfront accommodations during the winter, you'll also need a sweater or jacket, since evenings along the water can get quite chilly.

On average, Cocoa Beach's warmest month is July, and January is the average coolest month. The maximum average rainfall usually falls in September. The highest recorded temperature in Cocoa Beach was an extremely hot 102° in 1980 and the lowest recorded temperature was a very chilly 17° in 1977.

If you are traveling during hurricane season, between June 1 and November 30, do keep an eye on the tropics for possible storms that may threaten your plans.

Here are the average temperatures, rainfall, and ocean temperatures for Cocoa Beach:

January

  • Average High: 72° F
  • Average Low: 50° F
  • Average Precipitation: 2.48 inches
  • Average Ocean Temperature: 72° F

February

  • Average High Temperature: 73° F
  • Average Low Temperature: 51° F
  • Average Precipitation: 2.49 inches
  • Average Ocean Temperature: 72° F

March

  • Average High Temperature: 77° F
  • Average Low Temperature: 55° F
  • Average Precipitation: 2.92 inches
  • Average Ocean Temperature: 72° F

    April

    • Average High Temperature: 81° F
    • Average Low Temperature: 60° F
    • Average Precipitation: 2.08 inches
    • Average Ocean Temperature: 72° F

    May

    • Average High Temperature: 85° F
    • Average Low Temperature: 66° F
    • Average Precipitation: 3.94 inches
    • Average Ocean Temperature: 79° F

    June

    • Average High Temperature: 89° F
    • Average Low Temperature: 71° F
    • Average Precipitation: 5.83 inches
    • Average Ocean Temperature: 82° F

    July

    • Average High Temperature: 91° F
    • Average Low Temperature: 72° F
    • Average Precipitation: 5.38 inches
    • Average Ocean Temperature: 84° F

    August

    • Average High Temperature: 90° F
    • Average Low Temperature: 73° F
    • Average Precipitation: 5.78 inches
    • Average Ocean Temperature: 84° F

    September

    • Average High Temperature: 88° F
    • Average Low Temperature: 72° F
    • Average Precipitation: 7.20 inches
    • Average Ocean Temperature: 82° F

    October

    • Average High Temperature: 83° F
    • Average Low Temperature: 67° F
    • Average Precipitation: 4.76 inches
    • Average Ocean Temperature: 81° F

    November

    • Average High Temperature: 78° F
    • Average Low Temperature: 60° F
    • Average Precipitation: 3.12 inches
    • Average Ocean Temperature: 77° F

    December

    • Average High Temperature: 73° F
    • Average Low Temperature: 53° F
    • Average Precipitation: 2.31 inches
    • Average Ocean Temperature: 73° F

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