Slightly steamier temperatures are in tap for Palm Beach County during this year’s upcoming rainy season, but don’t expect an increase in the number of soggy afternoons.
The rainy season, in which about 70 percent of South Florida’s rain falls, could start as early as this weekend, weather and water officials said Thursday at the National Weather Service in Miami.
Subscribers get total access to this story, and all our in-depth news, digital editions and exclusive content. Subscribe today, or try a 24-hour or 7-day digital pass.
All Day Access — 24-hour digital pass99¢ for 24 hours
All Week Access – 7-day digital pass$3.99 for 7 days
All Access, All the Time – Print & DigitalView Offers
Post Print Subscriber — I need to register my account for digital access.Access Digital
Registered Post Subscriber — Sign me in.Sign In
The following are average rainfall totals and temperatures in Palm Beach County during rainy-season months:
May — 5.39 inches; 78.2 degrees
June — 7.58 inches; 81.2 degrees
July — 5.97 inches; 82.5 degrees
August — 6.65 inches; 82.8 degrees
September — 8.10 inches; 81.7 degrees
October — 5.46 inches; 78.1 degrees