Visiting Key West in February

February Tips, Weather, Events and Deals

February is the month for romance with Valentine’s Day offering the perfect excuse to whisk your loved one away on an unforgettable retreat in paradise. With private balconies, a secluded setting and elegant surroundings, Oceans Edge Key West has the freshest ingredients for the best romantic break in the Florida Keys.

February weather in Key West

Expect to feel average highs of 75°F and enjoy a dip in the ocean with an average water temperature of 70° F. It rarely rains during February, so this is an ideal month to enjoy a luxury vacation in tropical paradise, free from the crowds while feeling a million miles away from it all. There can be a cool breeze during the evenings in February so it is best to pack some long sleeves to feel comfortable after sunset.

  • Average High Air Temp 75° F (24° C)
  • Average Low Air Temp 66° F (19° C)
  • Average Water Temp 70° F (21° C)
  • Average Rainfall 1.8 inches (4.6cm)
  • Average Sunset Time 6:16 p.m.

Top tips for packing your bags in February

  • Bring light layers to prepare for cooler evenings
  • A light jacket is ideal for an evening out
  • Bring flip flops or sandals, but warmer shoes may be needed after sunset
  • Don't forget beach clothing and swimwear, including a sun hat and flip flops
  • Be prepared that a last minute cold front can bring cooler temperatures
  • Bring your favorite outfit for a romantic night out!

February 2018 Events and Holidays

It isn’t just Valentine’s Day that sends February into the spotlight. Presidents Day also takes place in the month on February 20 which is an ideal time to enjoy a long weekend break in the tropical sunshine. There are many vibrant events not to be missed in the Florida Keys during February, including: