Average Wind Speed

The average wind speed (mph) is based on the speed of the wind regardless of direction. Data through 2012.

Normals were provided by the National Climatic Data Center in Asheville, NC.

Florida YRS JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC ANN
APALACHICOLA 54 8.3 8.7 8.9 8.5 7.7 7.1 6.4 6.4 7.8 8 8 8 7.8
DAYTONA BEACH 67 8.7 9.1 9.7 9.4 8.9 7.9 7.3 7 8 8.7 8.3 8.3 8.5
FORT MYERS 67 8.3 8.9 9.3 8.8 8 7.2 6.6 6.7 7.4 8.4 8.1 7.9 8
GAINESVILLE 29 6.5 7 7.3 7 6.6 5.7 5.3 5.1 5.6 5.9 6 5.9 6.2
JACKSONVILLE 63 8.1 8.7 9.1 8.5 7.9 7.6 7 6.7 7.5 7.6 7.6 7.6 7.8
KEY WEST 59 11.6 11.8 12 12.2 10.5 9.6 9.4 9.2 9.5 10.8 11.9 11.6 10.9
MIAMI 63 9.4 10 10.4 10.5 9.5 8.3 7.9 7.9 8.1 9.2 9.6 9.1 9.2
ORLANDO 64 9 9.6 9.9 9.4 8.8 8 7.3 7.2 7.7 8.6 8.6 8.5 8.6
PENSACOLA 48 9 9.3 9.7 9.5 8.6 7.6 6.9 6.7 7.6 7.9 8.2 8.8 8.3
TALLAHASSEE 51 6.7 7.1 7.5 6.8 6.2 5.7 5 5 6 6.2 5.9 6.3 6.2
TAMPA 66 8.5 9.1 9.4 9.2 8.6 7.9 7.1 6.9 7.5 8.3 8.2 8.3 8.3
VERO BEACH 29 8.4 8.9 9.7 9.4 9.1 7.6 6.8 6.6 7.2 8.4 8.6 8 8.2
WEST PALM BEACH 70 10.1 10.5 11 10.9 9.9 8.3 7.7 7.7 8.8 10 10.4 10 9.6