5 Reasons to Visit Myrtle Beach in July
Celebrate Independence Day in Myrtle Beach! If you’re thinking about visiting Myrtle Beach in July, don’t think twice about it. Myrtle Beach is awesome to visit during the month of July, as the sun is shining, the weather is beautiful, and there are tons of things to do.
4th of July Celebrations
Celebrate the Independence of the United States in style while you’re visiting Myrtle Beach! There are many family-friendly ways to celebrate the national holiday including fireworks at Broadway at the Beach, The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, on the Boardwalk, Barefoot Landing, and the Murrells Inlet MarshWalk. You can also join Surfside Beach for a 4th of July Celebration featuring live entertainment and fireworks.
If you love the summer sun, then July is the best time to visit Myrtle Beach. The average air temperature in July is around 91º, making it perfect conditions for outdoor activities like golf, going to the beach, outdoor shopping, and more. Plus, the average water temperature is around 83º, which is awesome for swimming in the ocean! Sure, you may experience a pop-up thunderstorm every now and then, but they usually don’t last long.
Looking for a special event to go to during your stay in Myrtle Beach? There’s always something going on around the beach. July is especially busy with patriotic events celebrating Independence Day as well as other fun festivals and events! Stay tuned for info about 2019 events!
July is considered peak season in Myrtle Beach with an average hotel occupancy rate of 82%! But you may be surprised to learn that you can still find a great hotel deal for this time of year! Check out our deals page to find great prices on rooms at your favorite Myrtle Beach properties.
Things to Do
With such beautiful July weather, and with all of the attractions in Myrtle Beach open, there are tons of things to do during your vacation in July! Of course, you can always enjoy the beautiful beach and go swimming in your resort’s pool, but there are many other things to do. Visit Broadway at the Beach for some dining and outdoor shopping; see a show at one of the area’s famous theaters; try out a new watersport like parasailing; and much more!