high season: January to April
low season: August to October
shoulder season: May to July, November to December
Weather InformationKey West has a subtropical climate, with an annual daily average temperature of 78 degrees, and wet summer and dry winter seasons. Winters are pleasant and warm with clear skies, while showers and balmy weather are common during summer. Hurricane season runs from June through November, and the highest risk of touchdowns comes in September.
Crowd InformationVisitors crowd the city from January through April, and during events such as Pridefest in June, Hemingway Days in July, and Fantasy Fest in October.
Closure InformationHotels, shops, and attractions remain open throughout the year.
When to SaveThe best months to save money are August, September, and October, during which fewer people visit due to wet weather. The most expensive months are February, March, and April, but room rates can also be affected by special events and festivals at any time of the year.
Information provided by the Monroe County Tourist Development Council