While visiting West Palm Beach, you can also visit Norton Museum of Art, which is the largest museum in Florida. And what better way to spend your lazy afternoon than strolling through Palm Beach Zoo, or the Florida Science museum, or getting wet at the Rapids Water Park. There are several different shopping districts in West Palm Beach for the shopping enthusiast. Antique Row is an area on the south side of town that offers stunning shops featuring antiques, home décor, and cultural art. Cityplace is where you will find world famous restaurants, clothing, home furnishings, as well as theatres, comedy clubs, and endless entertainment options for a night out on the town.
You will also enjoy waterfront activities such as sailing, ferry rides, and tours of the waterway by private yachts. There seems to be something for everyone in the sun-bathed town of Palm Beach. West Palm Beach is in a tropical monsoon climate and has two distinct seasons. Summers are usually very hot and humid with average temperatures being in the high 90's. Summers are also very wet as this is when the area gets the most precipitation for the year. Afternoon thunderstorms occur quite frequently during this time too. Winter is the dry season and you will usually find temperatures in the mid 70's.