Mount Dora Weather

Average monthly temperature and rainfall in Mount Dora

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Mount Dora, located north of Orlando in Central Florida, is home to Renninger's Twin Markets and some of the best antique shopping in the South. The town enjoys an overall average high temperature of 81° and an average low of 59°, but beware... summer temperatures are treacherous!

While the highest recorded temperature in Mount Dora was 101° in 1991, temperatures in the high mid- to high-90s are not a rarity in the summer months.

A very chilly 16° was the record low temperature in 1985, but you're unlikely to see snow if the temperature gets this cold again. On average Mount Dora's warmest month is July and January is the average coolest month. The maximum average rainfall usually falls in August.

Comfortable shoes should be your priority when packing for a getaway or vacation in Mount Dora. Whether you're browsing the shops in town where the terrain is quite hilly, or strolling Renninger's indoors or out, you'll be walking a lot. Casual is the dress code in Mount Dora, so let the average temperatures be your guide to what to pack. Do bring a bathing suit since most hotels these days have heated pools and sunbathing is rarely out of the question.

The Atlantic Hurricane Season runs from June 1 through November 30; but, Mount Dora, like most of Florida, has not been affected by a hurricane in recent years. The last storms that blew through town were in 2004 and 2005.

It is important to note these tips for traveling Florida during hurricane season to keep your family safe during your vacation.

If you're seeking weather conditions during the time you will be visiting Mount Dora, these are the specific monthly averages:

January

  • Average High: 68° F
  • Average Low: 45° F
  • Average Precipitation: 3.32 inches

    February

    • Average High Temperature: 75° F
    • Average Low Temperature: 50° F
    • Average Precipitation: 2.43 inches

    March

    • Average High Temperature: 71° F
    • Average Low Temperature: 47° F
    • Average Precipitation: 2.87 inches

    April

    • Average High Temperature: 81° F
    • Average Low Temperature: 57° F
    • Average Precipitation: 2.80 inches

    May

    • Average High Temperature: 86° F
    • Average Low Temperature: 64° F
    • Average Precipitation: 4.13 inches

    June

    • Average High Temperature: 90° F
    • Average Low Temperature: 69° F
    • Average Precipitation: 6.13 inches

    July

    • Average High Temperature: 91° F
    • Average Low Temperature: 71° F
    • Average Precipitation: 5.67 inches

    August

    • Average High Temperature: 91° F
    • Average Low Temperature: 71° F
    • Average Precipitation: 6.20 inches

    September

    • Average High Temperature: 89° F
    • Average Low Temperature: 69° F
    • Average Precipitation: 5.76 inches

    October

    • Average High Temperature: 83° F
    • Average Low Temperature: 62° F
    • Average Precipitation: 2.54 inches

    November

    • Average High Temperature: 76° F
    • Average Low Temperature: 54° F
    • Average Precipitation: 2.53 inches

    December

    • Average High Temperature: 69° F
    • Average Low Temperature: 47° F
    • Average Precipitation: 2.65 inches

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