Fort Walton Beach, Florida, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Fort Walton Beach, Florida, United States of America? If you're planning to go to Fort Walton Beach, we've got some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Fort Walton Beach, Florida, United States of America

Based on the climate and weather in Fort Walton Beach, the best time to go is October. See below for details.

Important essentials for Fort Walton Beach, Florida, United States of America

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Fort Walton Beach, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great option.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for Fort Walton Beach, Florida, United States of America

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Fort Walton Beach.

If you check out a temple, such as Indian Temple Mound and Museum, wear:

If you see Air Armament Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

We also recommend these top tours in and around Fort Walton Beach.

What to wear/what to pack for Fort Walton Beach, Florida, United States of America by month

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January

In January, Fort Walton Beach is crisp and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 60s F (mid 10s C) and sometimes jump into the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the low 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Fort Walton Beach, with several of the days of the month having rain. In January, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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February

If you are traveling to Fort Walton Beach in February, you will notice that it is cool. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the 60s F (high 10s C).

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March

March in Fort Walton Beach is balmy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (low 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 50s F (single digits C).

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April

April is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains sometimes.

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May

May in Fort Walton Beach is extremely warm. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C) to low 80s F (high 20s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 60s F (mid 10s C).

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June

If you visit Fort Walton Beach during June, you might notice that it can be very hot, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 70s F (low 20s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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July

In July, Fort Walton Beach can be sweltering, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C). This is also a rainy time for Fort Walton Beach, with several of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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August

If you go to Fort Walton Beach in August, you will notice that it is really hot, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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September

September is consistently hot. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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October

October is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day. It rains occasionally.

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November

If you go to Fort Walton Beach in November, you will notice that it is mild. Expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 70s F (low 20s C).

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December

December in Fort Walton Beach is crisp. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 40s F (single digits C).

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