Port Aransas Area Weather

Wondering what the weather is like throughout the year on Mustang Island? Port Aransas is typically pleasant all year round, with lows reaching the low 50s in winter and highs stretching to the mid to high 90s in summer. No matter when you visit Port Aransas, you can expect minimal rain and plenty of sunshine. Be advised summertime is Hurricane Season in the Gulf of Mexico, so we encourage you to use the resources below to stay in the know on inclement weather and more.

No matter when you plan on traveling to Port Aransas, stay in one of our luxurious, family-friendly condos at the Sandpiper Condominiums. When you book a condo rental with us, you will enjoy being just steps away from the beach and all the local entertainment options the island has to offer. Visiting in the colder months? We have you covered. Take a dip in our heated outdoor pool and hot tub or stay indoors and spend some time playing games with the family in our spacious and stylish lobby. You can use the resources below to stay in the know on the weather in the area and more.


Port Aransas Weather Resources

Best Time to Visit Port Aransas, TX

Depending on what you are looking to do and just how much hot weather you can handle may determine when exactly you want to visit the Gulf Coast. The most ideal times for moderate temperatures and relatively low humidity are springtime (February-May) and fall/winter (October-late December). June-August are typically the hottest months of the year annually. Nevertheless, no matter when you decide to visit, you are sure to enjoy all that Port Aransas and Mustang Island have to offer! Read on for a full break down of what you can expect from each season in Port Aransas:

  • Spring

    The combination of humidity and seasonal temperatures make the springtime a warm and enjoyable time to visit Port Aransas. Unlike other parts of the country, the spring season doesn’t typically bring a lot of rain, making it an ideal time of year to be outside and explore all that Port Aransas has to offer. Since late spring kicks off tourist season, it’s a great time of year for visitors who are looking for a bit livelier atmosphere and more things to do.

  • Summer

    Peak summer in Port Aransas draws out the crowds but it is the perfect time of year to enjoy the beach and get the nicest tan in the process! While the temperatures are quite warm, it is still comfortable and the gulf water is warm and pleasant, ideal for all kinds of water activities like surfing, jet skiing, sailing and more.

  • Fall

    If you want your vacation to feel more exclusive, the fall season is a good time to take advantage of mild temperatures, fewer crowds and desirable accommodation rates in Port Aransas. Thanks to the humidity and wind, fall temperatures will feel very nice and it is an ideal time for enjoying all the beach festivals that happen in October.

  • Winter

    While the water may be chillier this time of year in Port Aransas, it is lovely for strolling along the various beaches or nature trails. Since there are also several special events visitors can enjoy this time of year, the island is a popular winter destination for Northern Texans and other snowbirds, so booking your accommodations well in advance is still highly recommended.

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