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Best Times to Visit Fort Myers

The best time to visit Fort Myers is between March and May. Although the sun is up and rates are down, visitors wanting a quiet vacation should be on the lookout for Spring Breakers. Like other tropical locales, Fort Myers also sees an influx of travelers from December through March. Winter's high temperatures are in the mid to upper 70s. Despite the possibility of a hurricane between July and October, this time remains busy with visiting families.

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June-August "Hot" and "sweaty" don't detour families from flocking here. Prepare for daily temperatures in the low 90s and remember to coat yourself in sunscreen. Also, bring an umbrella -- the area averages about 27 inches of rainfall this season.

The rain has subsided; the families have fled; the heat has decreased; but the chance of hurricanes persists. These four factors encourage hotels to offer some great rates. Take a look at visiting during this shoulder season.

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Not many people can resist mid 70-degree weather and clean beaches. Hotels recognize this and charge premiums, yet even these are much less than at other Floridian destinations.

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March-May You'll be able to completely relax with diminished crowds, warm 80-degree temperatures, and the knowledge that you purchased this serenity for much less than others did a month or two ago.

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