Best Time To Visit Folly Beach

Being located within Charleston County, this beach city experience humid subtropical climate with mild winters and hot and humid summers. The annual rainfall is distributed throughout the year. But summers receives the maximum amount as compared to the other seasons. If you are visiting Folly Beach for the first time with your family, learn about its climate first. This will help you to plan out your trip accordingly:

  • Spring (March to May): Spring is one of the peak season for Folly Beach. The temperate weather, blooming colorful flowers and newly born green leaves paint the city like a canvas. And missing out on such magical aura of the nature will be a sheer loss. Moreover, the numerous festivals that take place in the surrounding areas also add up to the popularity of this city in this season. So, now if you are deciding to come to Folly Beach in this season, prepare for high hotel rates.
  • Summer (June to August): If you are coming in summer, be prepared to face extreme hot and humid temperature. The scorching sunshine makes the days unbearable. The nights are bit soother as compare to day hours. Hence, if you are keen to come in this season, carry sunscreen lotion and an umbrella as rainfall is a common feature in summer. On the flip side, hotel rates go down drastically as summer is the off season for Folly Beach.
  • Autumn (September to November): This is another peak season for Folly Beach. This is because the temperature is neither too high nor too low. Hence, this mixture of warm and cool weather makes it easier for travelers to explore the city.
  • Winter (December to February): This off-season is also chosen by many travelers who wish to avoid tourist crowd. Moreover, the Christmas decoration of the city also attracts many tourists in this season.

Technically, spring and autumn are the best time to visit Folly Beach. Though the climate of these seasons is quite favorable, but getting rooms will definitely be a difficult job. Hence, as an alternate option summer and winter can be considered.

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Today 20 Nov

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Mostly cloudy until evening.

Wind:2.92 m/s

Humidity:81%

Precipitation:0.01%

  • Wed 21 Nov
    60 | 49

    Clear throughout the day.

  • Thu 22 Nov
    58 | 46

    Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon and breezy starting in the evening.

  • Fri 23 Nov
    61 | 61

    Breezy throughout the day and rain starting in the evening.

  • Sat 24 Nov
    67 | 51

    Rain in the morning.

  • Sun 25 Nov
    62 | 63

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Mon 26 Nov
    70 | 47

    Breezy and mostly cloudy throughout the day.

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Jan

Average temperature: 55℉

Minimum temperature: 28℉

Maximum temperature: 73℉

Feb

Average temperature: 58℉

Minimum temperature: 37℉

Maximum temperature: 73℉

Mar

Average temperature: 58℉

Minimum temperature: 30℉

Maximum temperature: 79℉

Apr

Average temperature: 68℉

Minimum temperature: 50℉

Maximum temperature: 79℉

May

Average temperature: 74℉

Minimum temperature: 54℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Jun

Average temperature: 78℉

Minimum temperature: 63℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Jul

Average temperature: 81℉

Minimum temperature: 70℉

Maximum temperature: 91℉

Aug

Average temperature: 80℉

Minimum temperature: 70℉

Maximum temperature: 91℉

Sep

Average temperature: 77℉

Minimum temperature: 64℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Oct

Average temperature: 70℉

Minimum temperature: 39℉

Maximum temperature: 82℉

Nov

Average temperature: 59℉

Minimum temperature: 43℉

Maximum temperature: 77℉

Dec

Average temperature: 55℉

Minimum temperature: 34℉

Maximum temperature: 72℉

Highest temperature in Folly Beach is recorded as 91.4℉ in July and August.

Lowest temperature in Folly Beach is recorded as 28.4℉ in January.

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Jan

Average Rain: 60.34 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 998.71 mm

Feb

Average Rain: 10.89 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 147.1 mm

Mar

Average Rain: 18.68 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 210.56 mm

Apr

Average Rain: 74.68 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 712.26 mm

May

Average Rain: 80.67 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 1306.86 mm

Jun

Average Rain: 71.59 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 475.37 mm

Jul

Average Rain: 158.24 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 764.93 mm

Aug

Average Rain: 149 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 715.37 mm

Sep

Average Rain: 113.6 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 2452.66 mm

Oct

Average Rain: 44.7 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 453.66 mm

Nov

Average Rain: 22.24 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 380.88 mm

Dec

Average Rain: 50.6 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 834.6 mm

Maximum rain recorded in Folly Beach is 2452.66 mm in September.

Months with no rains or lowest rains in Folly Beach is February.

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Jan

Average Humidity: 78%

Minimum Humidity: 44%

Maximum Humidity: 97%

Feb

Average Humidity: 74%

Minimum Humidity: 43%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Mar

Average Humidity: 69%

Minimum Humidity: 40%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Apr

Average Humidity: 77%

Minimum Humidity: 42%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

May

Average Humidity: 73%

Minimum Humidity: 56%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Jun

Average Humidity: 81%

Minimum Humidity: 67%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Jul

Average Humidity: 82%

Minimum Humidity: 76%

Maximum Humidity: 89%

Aug

Average Humidity: 83%

Minimum Humidity: 66%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Sep

Average Humidity: 80%

Minimum Humidity: 63%

Maximum Humidity: 93%

Oct

Average Humidity: 79%

Minimum Humidity: 57%

Maximum Humidity: 94%

Nov

Average Humidity: 80%

Minimum Humidity: 61%

Maximum Humidity: 98%

Dec

Average Humidity: 81%

Minimum Humidity: 47%

Maximum Humidity: 97%

Most humid month in Folly Beach is August.

Least humid month in Folly Beach is March.