Geography and Climate


Bay County Florida

Bay County is located on the Gulf of Mexico in the Panhandle region of Northwest Florida.

Date of Incorporation: July 1, 1913

Geographic Area of Bay County:

  1. 1,033.3 square miles
  2. 763.7 square miles of land
  3. 269.6 square miles of inland and territorial waters


  1. Average Air Temperature 67.49F
  2. Average Water Temperature 71.75F
  3. Average Yearly Rainfall 67.21 in.