Beach Weather in Fort Walton Beach, Fort Walton Beach, United States

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Tan
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Tan
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18°
 
Sea
18°
 
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17°
 
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17°
 
Sea
22°
Swim
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28°
Swim
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29°
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30°
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28°
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25°
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24°
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21°
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Beach Weather Today in Fort Walton Beach

Today the maximum temperature will be 30° which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing. Today the water temperature will be 28° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Today will have 5.1mm of moderate rain. Expect some sunshine and occasionally cloudy periods with an average cloud cover of 52%.

The winds will be cross-on shore and moderate at 16kmh from the South West. The moderate winds will keep the temperatures feeling fresher. The moderate onshore winds may make conditions a little more choppy for swimming.

Fort Walton Beach faces South and sunset will be over the land behind the beach at 07:47 PM. The skies should be fairly clear at that time, ideal for a sunset.

For Beach Weather for the next next 7 days, wind and wave conditions and tide and the next 14 days weather use the tabs below.

Beach Weather This Weekend in Fort Walton Beach

Today - Sunday the maximum daily temperatures will be 30° which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing. Today the water temperature will be 28° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.

Today, Sunday will have 5.1mm of moderate rain. Expect some sunshine and occasionally cloudy periods with an average cloud cover of 52%.

FORT WALTON BEACH - BEACH WEATHER FORECAST

Sun 21st July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
27° 26° 26° 28° 30° 31° 29° 27°
88% 41% 43% 70% 36% 76% 43% 24%
4.3mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.8mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
Mon 22nd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 26° 26° 28° 30° 31° 30° 28°
32% 31% 32% 48% 31% 46% 45% 21%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
Tue 23rd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
27° 26° 26° 28° 31° 32° 31° 28°
17% 86% 33% 25% 10% 7% 5% 74%
0.0mm 2.2mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 1.7mm
30°
30°
30°
30°
30°
30°
30°
30°
Wed 24th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
27° 26° 26° 28° 30° 30° 29° 27°
71% 86% 16% 29% 54% 80% 89% 82%
0.9mm 0.2mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 2.1mm 1.0mm 1.5mm 0.2mm
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
28°
Thu 25th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
27° 27° 26° 27° 26° 27° 28° 26°
26% 85% 88% 54% 72% 88% 56% 35%
0.0mm 0.1mm 0.0mm 1.3mm 0.1mm 0.8mm 1.0mm 0.0mm
30°
30°
30°
30°
30°
30°
30°
30°
Fri 26th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 26° 26° 27° 27° 26° 26° 26°
87% 79% 68% 74% 62% 64% 42% 46%
0.6mm 1.0mm 0.3mm 1.0mm 1.3mm 0.2mm 0.0mm 0.3mm
30°
30°
30°
30°
30°
30°
30°
30°
Sat 27th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
26° 26° 26° 26° 26° 28° 28° 28°
56% 47% 59% 67% 78% 78% 51% 36%
0.5mm 0.0mm 0.4mm 0.7mm 0.3mm 0.5mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
30°
30°
30°
30°
30°
30°
30°
30°
Sun 21st July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11
kmh
9
kmh
8
kmh
6
kmh
13
kmh
16
kmh
7
kmh
3
kmh
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
0.6m
0.6m
0.6m
0.5m
0.4m
4.1s 4.2s 4.1s 3.9s 3.9s 3.9s 3.9s 3.9s
Mon 22nd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
2
kmh
4
kmh
3
kmh
5
kmh
10
kmh
16
kmh
15
kmh
13
kmh
0.4m
0.4m
0.3m
0.3m
0.4m
0.4m
0.5m
0.4m
3.8s 3.7s 3.6s 3.5s 7.7s 7.7s 7.2s 6.5s
Tue 23rd July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
6
kmh
4
kmh
2
kmh
4
kmh
14
kmh
13
kmh
13
kmh
8
kmh
0.4m
0.4m
0.4m
0.4m
0.5m
0.5m
0.4m
0.4m
6.3s 6.1s 5.9s 5.8s 5.6s 5.5s 5.4s 5.3s
Wed 24th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
2
kmh
8
kmh
13
kmh
20
kmh
20
kmh
18
kmh
15
kmh
12
kmh
0.4m
0.4m
0.6m
0.6m
0.7m
0.7m
0.6m
1.1m
5.1s 5.0s 5.0s 4.4s 7.4s 7.4s 9.4s 4.7s
Thu 25th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
9
kmh
5
kmh
13
kmh
16
kmh
9
kmh
13
kmh
13
kmh
4
kmh
1.0m
0.8m
0.7m
0.4m
0.6m
0.9m
0.9m
0.8m
4.8s 4.6s 4.6s 8.2s 8.4s 5.3s 5.5s 5.4s
Fri 26th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
8
kmh
8
kmh
11
kmh
12
kmh
13
kmh
8
kmh
8
kmh
9
kmh
0.7m
0.6m
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
0.7m
5.4s 4.9s 5.6s 5.8s 5.9s 5.9s 5.9s 5.7s
Sat 27th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
11
kmh
10
kmh
8
kmh
6
kmh
8
kmh
12
kmh
10
kmh
9
kmh
0.7m
0.7m
0.7m
0.8m
0.8m
0.8m
0.7m
0.6m
5.9s 5.9s 5.8s 5.8s 5.8s 5.7s 5.6s 5.3s
Sun 21st July
10:57 AM
0.30
Mon 22nd July
12:03 AM 11:44 AM
0.00 0.30
Tue 23rd July
12:47 AM 12:29 PM
0.00 0.20
Wed 24th July
1:20 AM 1:12 PM
0.00 0.20
Thu 25th July
1:24 AM 1:46 PM
0.00 0.20
Fri 26th July
12:15 AM 5:48 AM 8:42 PM
0.10 0.10 0.10
Sat 27th July
4:48 AM 6:06 PM
0.20 0.00
Sun 21st July
31°
5.1mm
8kmh SSW
52%
Mon 22nd July
32°
0.0mm
7kmh SW
35%
Tue 23rd July
32°
3.9mm
8kmh SSE
32%
Wed 24th July
31°
5.9mm
21kmh SSE
63%
Thu 25th July
29°
3.3mm
11kmh SSE
63%
Fri 26th July
28°
4.7mm
13kmh SE
65%
Sat 27th July
29°
2.4mm
7kmh E
59%
Sun 28th July
31°
0.3mm
13kmh SSE
39%
Mon 29th July
31°
1.0mm
4kmh SW
44%
Tue 30th July
31°
1.1mm
11kmh WSW
27%
Wed 31st July
33°
0.8mm
14kmh WSW
32%
Thu 1st August
33°
0.0mm
13kmh WSW
16%
Fri 2nd August
34°
1.1mm
13kmh WNW
39%
Sat 3rd August
35°
0.2mm
9kmh W
30%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 31° which is very warm and perfect for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 29° which is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day. There will be 12 days of light rain with an average of 2.5mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 43%.

If you are sailing, windsurfing, fishing, surfing etc. in Fort Walton Beach don't forget to check the tide and wind and wave conditions

Taking a Holiday at Fort Walton Beach, Fort Walton Beach, Okaloosa County, Florida, United States

Fort Walton Beach, located in Okaloosa County, Florida, is a popular beach destination known for its beautiful white sandy beaches and warm emerald-green waters. With plenty of activities to offer, a vacation here promises relaxation and adventure. Beach Type

The beach at Fort Walton Beach is characterized by powdery white sand that stretches along the coastline, providing a soft and comfortable surface for sunbathing or playing. The crystal-clear water offers excellent visibility for snorkeling and diving enthusiasts.

Snorkeling and Diving

While the beach itself may not have many rocky areas or reefs, there are some fantastic snorkeling and diving spots nearby. The Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park offers guided snorkeling tours where you can swim with stingrays, sharks, and other marine life. Moreover, there are several offshore reefs and wrecks accessible by boat trips from the area, which provide excellent opportunities to witness vibrant marine ecosystems.

Beach Activities

Some popular beach activities at Fort Walton Beach include:

  1. Sunbathing: The soft white sand makes it perfect for lounging under the sun while enjoying the beautiful scenery.
  2. Swimming: The calm waters make this beach ideal for swimming or just floating in the gentle waves.
  3. Paddleboarding: Stand-up paddleboarding is popular here thanks to the calm waters that make it easy for beginners to learn this fun activity.
  4. Beach Volleyball: There are multiple volleyball courts available along the beach for visitors to enjoy a friendly match.
  5. Fishing: Fishing enthusiasts can cast their lines off of Okaloosa Island Fishing Pier or even book a deep-sea fishing charter.

Accommodations

There are several beach resorts and hotels situated along Fort Walton Beach's coastline, offering various options suitable for different budgets and preferences. Some popular areas to stay in include:

  1. Okaloosa Island: This barrier island is home to a range of accommodations and attractions, such as the Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park and the Okaloosa Island Fishing Pier.
  2. Downtown Fort Walton Beach: Staying in downtown offers easy access to local restaurants, shops, and entertainment options. Additionally, it's just a short drive or walk from the beach.

Beach Amenities

Fort Walton Beach provides a range of amenities for visitors to enjoy during their stay. Some of these include:

  • Public restrooms and showers
  • Beach chair and umbrella rentals
  • Picnic areas with grills
  • Playgrounds for children
  • Lifeguard stations during peak season
  • Ample parking spaces

Overall, taking a holiday at Fort Walton Beach promises a relaxing escape with plenty of activities and amenities to cater to every visitor's needs. The stunning white-sand beach, warm waters, and various accommodation options make it an ideal destination for a memorable beach vacation.

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