Woman sitting on the beach

Hilton Head Island Weather

Hilton Head Island’s weather is ideal for those wanting to explore the outdoors and soak up the sunshine. The Hilton Head area features a balmy, subtropical climate year round.

The largest barrier island off the Atlantic coast between Long Island and the Bahamas, Hilton Head is located 40 miles north of Savannah, GA, and 90 miles south of Charleston, SC.

The Island lies on the Intracoastal Waterway and encompasses 42 square miles of semi- tropical, Lowcountry geography, including unspoiled sea marshes, creeks and lagoons, heavily wooded forests of tall pines, palmettos, magnolias and live oaks, and 12 miles of broad Atlantic beach. See a Hilton Head Island map for a complete view of the Hilton Head area.

Hilton Head Weather

Average low and high temperatures in Fahrenheit/Celsius

  • January: 40-59F/4-15C
  • February: 41-61F/5-16C
  • March: 48-68F/9-20C
  • April: 56-76F/13-24C
  • May: 64-83F/18-28C
  • June: 70-87F/21-31C
  • July: 74-89F/ 23-32C
  • August: 74-89F/23-32C
  • September: 69-85F/21-29C
  • October: 59-77F/15-25C
  • November: 49-69F/9-20C
  • December: 42-61F/6-16C

Current Conditions:

Chance of Rain
Feels Like55° Avg. Humidity89 Wind Speed15MPH

5-Day Forcast:

Day: Conditions: Hi/Lo °F: Precipitation:
December 21Today
Chance of Rain
55/50 70%
December 22Monday
Chance of Rain
58/54 40%
December 23Tuesday
Thunderstorm
66/61 80%
December 24Wednesday
Thunderstorm
69/41 90%
December 25Thursday
Clear
54/39 0%