The all-time hottest weather temperature days in the history of Tampa, plus the hottest temperature ever recorded in Florida.
These are the ten all-time hottest weather temperature days recorded in the city of Tampa, Florida. The temperature data for Tampa dates back to 1890. Tampa is the tenth hottest weather city in the United states, with an annual average daily temperature of 72.0 degrees.
Despite that fact, the temperature in Tampa has never reached 100 degrees once since 1890. The hottest temperature ever recorded in Tampa, Florida is 99 degrees, which occurred on June 5, 1985. Tampa is a very humid city, which the beach goers, vacationers and snowbirds don't seem to mind at all, as they flock to the Tampa area every year, making it one the most popular tourist destinations in the United States.
Going back to 1890, the earliest date in any year that the city of Tampa has had a 90 degree day is March 16, when it was exactly 90 degrees. The latest date that Tampa has had a 90 degree day was November 4, when it was also 90 degrees. Every date in the months of May through September dating back to 1890, have had at least one 90 degree weather day. In fact, every date from April 19th through October 18th has had at least one year when the temperature reached at least 90 degrees.
The hottest temperature ever recorded in the state of Florida is 109 degrees, which occurred on June 29, 1931 in Monticello. The city of Monticello is located in the Florida Panhandle, northeast of Tallahassee.
10 All-Time Hottest Weather Temperature Days in Tampa
1. June 5, 1985 - 99 degrees
T-2. June 12, 2010 - 98 degrees
T-2. June 6, 2008 - 98 degrees
T-2. June 21, 1998 - 98 degrees
T-2. June 6, 1985 - 98 degrees
T-2. June 12, 1977 - 98 degrees
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T-2. August 22, 1975 - 98 degrees
T-2. May 26, 1975 - 98 degrees
T-2. June 26, 1952 - 98 degrees
T-2. June 24, 1951 - 98 degrees
It has been 98 degrees in Tampa many other times, just the last nine occurrences are listed above.
The hottest month of the year in Tampa is August, which has an average daily temperature of 83.0 degrees, followed closely by July at 82.8 degrees. The next hottest month in Tampa is June at 82.0 degrees, followed by September at 81.5 degrees.
For more see Tampa Weather Facts, Averages and Records
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