Daytona International Speedway Weather for NASCAR Cup Series Race in Daytona Beach, FL

Sunday, February 18


Low: –°F

High: 60°F

N 10-15 mph, G 25 mph

Monday, February 19

Mostly Cloudy

Low: 50°F

High: 62°F

N 10-15 mph, G 24 mph

Forecast Discussion & Updates

NASCAR – Daytona 500 – Daytona Beach, Fl


Sun Feb 18 – Widespread showers. Light to moderate rainfall, could be heavy at times. New rainfall totals between a half to an inch. High around 60°F. North winds around 10 to 15 mph, gusts up to 25 mph.

Mon Feb 19 – Mostly cloudy and breezy. Decreasing cloud coverage in the afternoon to evening. Low around 50°F. High around 62°F. North winds around 10 to 15 mph, gusts up to 24 mph.

NASCAR Xfinity Series – United Rentals 300 – 11:00 AM – Mostly cloudy. Temperature around 58°F. North winds around 14 mph, gusts up to 20 mph. 

  NASCAR Cup Series – Daytona 500 – 4:00 PM – Partly cloudy. Temperature around 61°F. North winds around 13 mph. 

The cold front has made its way to the southern tip of Florida with low pressure in the southeastern part of the Gulf of Mexico. The positioning of the front and low will continue to cause widespread showers for the rest of the day. Winds will begin to increase as the low pressure heads to the Atlantic and will last until Monday morning. 


All Times are in EST.

Updated: February 18, 2024 12:00 PM EST



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Daytona International Speedway is a race track in Daytona Beach, Florida, United States. Since opening in 1959, it has been the home of the Daytona 500, the most prestigious race in NASCAR as well as its season opening event. In addition to NASCAR, the track also hosts races of ARCA, AMA Superbike, IMSA, SCCA, and Motocross. The track features multiple layouts including the primary 2.500 mi (4.023 km) high-speed tri-oval, a 3.560 mi (5.729 km) sports car course, a 2.950 mi (4.748 km) motorcycle course, and a 1,320 ft (400 m) karting and motorcycle flat-track. The track’s 180-acre (73 ha) infield includes the 29-acre (12 ha) Lake Lloyd, which has hosted powerboat racing. The speedway is operated by NASCAR pursuant to a lease with the City of Daytona Beach on the property that runs until 2054.[1][4] Dale Earnhardt is Daytona International Speedway’s all-time winningest driver, with a total of 34 career victories (12- Daytona 500 Qualifying Races) (7- NASCAR Xfinity Series Races) (6- Busch Clash Races) (6- IROC Races) (2- Pepsi 400 July Races) (1- The 1998 Daytona 500).

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Daytona Beach, US
2:51 am, May 27
L: 71° H: 78°
Feels like 78.66 °F clear sky
Wind gusts: 3 m/s
UV Index: 0
Precipitation: 0 inch
Visibility: 10 km
Sunrise: 6:26 am
Sunset: 8:16 pm
Humidity 87 %
Pressure1014 mb
Wind 3 m/s