Key West

Also Known As: Key West Island, Cayo Hueso, Cayo de Guesos, Cayo de Huesos, Cayo de Muessos, Cayo Gueso, Cayo Huesso, Kay West, Thompson's Island, Thompsons Island, Thomsons Island, and West Kay.



Area of dry or relatively dry land surrounded by water or low wetland.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
24.5545915°, -81.7914805°
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7 ft. (2 m.)

Topographic Map

US Topo Map

The USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) publishes a set of the most commonly used topographic maps of the U.S. called US Topo that are separated into rectangular quadrants that are printed at 22.75"x29" or larger. Key West is covered by the Key West, FL US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Islands

Tank Island 1.5 mi
Wisteria Island 1.5 mi
Fleming Key 1.9 mi
Dredgers Key 2.2 mi
Salt Pond Keys 2.4 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Southern Keys Cemetery Man-made 0.3 mi
WJIR-FM (Key West) Man-made 0.4 mi
Truval Village Market Place Man-made 0.5 mi
Nancy Forrester's Secret Garden Man-made 0.6 mi
Garrison Bight Water 0.6 mi

Historical Weather

Below are weather averages from 1971 to 2000 according to data gathered from the nearest official weather station. The nearest weather station for both precipitation and temperature measurements is KEY WEST INTL AP which is approximately 3 miles away and has an elevation of 4 feet (3 feet lower than Key West). Because the nearest station and this geographic feature may have differences in elevation and topography, the historic weather at the two separate locations may be different as well.

Average Daily Temperatures by Month (°F)

Average Monthly Precipitation (in inches)

Month Precip AVG High Temp AVG Low Temp
January 2.22" 75.3° 65.2°
February 1.51" 75.9° 65.7°
March 1.86" 78.8° 68.8°
April 2.06" 81.9° 72.1°
May 3.48" 85.4° 75.9°
June 4.57" 88.1° 78.7°
July 3.27" 89.4° 79.6°
August 5.40" 89.5° 79.2°
September 5.45" 88.2° 78.5°
October 4.34" 84.7° 75.7°
November 2.64" 80.6° 71.9°
December 2.14" 76.7° 67.3°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 65% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 100% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 57% of other locations on record.