St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport (KPIE)
St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport is a public and military airport serving the Tampa Bay Area in Pinellas County, Florida. Its location is 9 miles north of downtown St. Petersburg, 7 miles southeast of Clearwater, and 17 miles southwest of Tampa. Its smaller size makes it a popular choice for private jets over the larger Tampa International Airport.
Weather in Tampa
Tampa is located in Southern Florida, meaning most of the stereotypes about Florida’s weather ring true here, too. Generally, the warm season is long, very hot, and aggressively humid. Winters do not get very cold. In a typical year, temperatures rarely fall below 52 degrees or rise above 90 degrees. It’s a great place to travel any time of the year.
Storms and Hurricanes in Tampa
Tampa, like most of Florida, is in the path of many hurricanes during hurricane season, which lasts from June to November, with a peak in September. The wet season in Tampa lasts from June to September, with days in these months having a 43% chance of seeing rain. July is the wettest month of the year in Tampa, with an average rainfall of 6.6 inches.
Winter Temperatures in Tampa
Because of Tampa’s southern location, it doesn’t get very cold even in the winter. While you may not want to go to the beach in the middle of January, the average low temperature is 52 degrees and the average high temperature is 71 degrees during this month. Tampa’s mild winters make it a great place via private jet charter to visit even in the off-season.