This report describes the typical weather at the Space Coast Regional Airport (Titusville, Florida, United States) weather station over the course of an average July. It is based on the historical records from 2008 to 2012. Earlier records are either unavailable or unreliable.
Titusville, Florida has a warm humid temperate climate with hot summers and no dry season. The area within 25 mi of this station is covered by croplands (40%), oceans and seas (24%), lakes and rivers (14%), forests (11%), and grasslands (10%).
The month of July is characterized by essentially constant daily high temperatures, with daily highs around 88Â°F throughout the month, exceeding 91Â°F or dropping below 84Â°F only one day in ten.
Over the course of July, the length of the day is essentially constant. The shortest day of the month is July 31 with 13:30 hours of daylight; the longest day is July 3 with 13:55 hours of daylight.
The earliest sunrise is at 6:30am on July 1; the latest sunset is at 8:25pm on July 3; the latest sunrise is at 6:45am on July 31; the earliest sunset is at 8:15pm on July 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in 2012 but it neither starts nor ends in July, so the entire month is in daylight time.
The median cloud cover is 70% (partly cloudy) and does not vary substantially over the course of the month.
On July 16, a representative day, the sky is clear or mostly clear 12% of the time, partly cloudy 21% of the time, and mostly cloudy or overcast 28% of the time.
The average probability that some form of precipitation will be observed in a given day is 30%, with little variation over the course of the month.
Throughout July, the most common forms of precipitation are light rain, thunderstorms, and moderate rain.
Light rain is the most severe precipitation observed during 34% of those days with precipitation. It is most likely around July 6, when it is observed during 11% of all days.
Thunderstorms are the most severe precipitation observed during 32% of those days with precipitation. They are most likely around July 24, when it is observed during 11% of all days.
Moderate rain is the most severe precipitation observed during 32% of those days with precipitation. It is most likely around July 28, when it is observed during 11% of all days.
Either snow is exceptionally unlikely to fall at this location in July or this station does not reliably report precipitation types.
The relative humidity typically ranges from 46% (comfortable) to 84% (humid) over the course of a typical July, rarely dropping below 34% (comfortable) and reaching as high as 99% (very humid).
The air is driest around July 29, at which time the relative humidity drops below 55% (mildly humid) three days out of four; it is most humid around July 2, rising above 76% (humid) three days out of four.
Dew point is often a better measure of how comfortable a person will find the weather than relative humidity because it more directly relates to whether perspiration will evaporate from the skin, thereby cooling the body. Lower dew points feel drier and higher dew points feel more humid.
Over the course of a typical July, the dew point typically varies from 62Â°F (mildy humid) to 69Â°F (muggy) and is rarely below 51Â°F (very comfortable) or above 76Â°F (very muggy).
Over the course of July typical wind speeds vary from 2 mph to 15 mph (light air to moderate breeze), rarely exceeding 19 mph (fresh breeze).
The highest average wind speed of 8 mph (gentle breeze) occurs around July 1, at which time the average daily maximum wind speed is 15 mph (moderate breeze).
The lowest average wind speed of 8 mph (light breeze) occurs around July 20, at which time the average daily maximum wind speed is 15 mph (moderate breeze).