ENJOY MORE SUNSHINE
Melbourne averages 2,900 hours of sunshine annually. Brevard County boasts 72 miles of pristine beaches and has an average temperature of 73 degrees. Melbourne has the typical two season climate commonly found in humid subtropical climates – a hot and wet season (late May through October) and the warm and dry season (November through April). Although Melbourne is classified as a Humid Subtropical climate (8 or more months with a mean temperature of 50 °F (10 °C) or higher), Melbourne is located far enough southward that it lies close to the broad transition zone from subtropical to tropical climates (all months have a mean temperature of 64.4 °F (18.0 °C) or higher).
Melbourne averages 49 inches of rainfall annually, much of it coming in convective thunderstorms in the late May to early October time period. The National Weather Service located at Melbourne International Airport averages 2.9 days per year with frost, although several years might pass without a frost in the city of Melbourne or at the ocean beaches. According to the National Weather Service, there is no record of snow or snow flurries in the city of Melbourne in that last 150 years