There's nothing like celebrating America's favorite holiday at the beach. Fireworks, food, family, and fun spell out July 4th in Charleston. With summer in full swing, Charleston in July offers quintessential family fun.

Whether you're here to celebrate the 4th of July holiday or you're visiting for a good 'ole fashioned beach vacation, July is a great time to visit Charleston and the beautiful islands of Kiawah and Seabrook. Read on for some of the hottest things to do, activities, and Charleston Events in July!

What is the Weather in Charleston SC in July?


The weather in Charleston SC in July is hot and humid, which is perfect for a day by the water. Temperatures are an average of high 80s during the day and mid-70s at night.

While you won't have to worry too much about bringing a sweater, light layers might come in handy in the evening. Be sure to bring tons of warm weather clothes, swimsuits, flip flops, a sun hat, comfortable shoes, sunscreen, and sunglasses.

Can't Miss Charleston Events in July


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Things to do in July in Charleston


  • Have a Pool Day

Spend the day relaxing while you cool off at the resort pools at Kiawah Island Golf Resort or Seabrook Island Resort. With hot and humid temperatures this time of the year, afternoons are best spent near the water.


  • Go to a Charleston River Dogs Game

The Charleston River Dogs are a Minor League Baseball team in the region. The Joseph P Riley Jr. Park is in downtown Charleston, which is about 45 minutes away from Kiawah and Seabrook. This family-friendly event is the perfect way to spend a summer evening or afternoon.


  • Sunset Water Cruise

July means long summer nights that are perfect for a sunset water cruise. Bohicket Marina offers boat rentals, fishing charters, sailing tours, and more. If you're looking to put in some effort, go on a kayaking or paddle boarding tour as the sun sets with Water Dog Paddle Co for an unforgettable experience on the water.

Your New Home, Just Minutes from Charleston!

Kiawah and Seabrook Islands are ideal beach destinations to experience the best of the Lowcountry.

Our stunning preserved lands and secluded communities offer a tranquil setting just 30 minutes from bustling historic Charleston.

Consider these beautiful barrier islands when looking for a new place to call home or when you’re ready to make your vacation home dreams come true.

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