Treasure Island, Florida is located on the west coast of Florida and is part of the TampaBay area. Treasure Island is in fact, a island. Treasure Island is contected to Madeira Beach to the north by the John's Pass Bridge. The Treasure Island Causeway Brige connects Treasure Island to St. Petersburg to the east. On the south end of the island is the Blind Pass Bridge which connects Treasure Island with St. Pete Beach.
Tropicana Field and downtown St. Petersburg can be easily reached by using the Treasure Island Causeway Bridge and following Central Ave. into St. Petersburg.
Tampa and Sarasota can be reached by using I-275. Northbound to Tampa on ramp is located at 5 Ave. No. and 20 St. No. Southbound ramp to Sarasota is located on 31 St. So.
Treasure Island is located at 27°46′8″N 82°46′6″W / 27.76889°N 82.76833°W / 27.76889; -82.76833 (27.768854, -82.768225).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 13.8 km² (5.3 mi²). 4.1 km² (1.6 mi²) of it is land and 9.7 km² (3.7 mi²) of it (70.11%) is water.
Treasure Island is known around the world for its balmy weather. The Treasure Island area's mild winters have made it a haven for retirees. Summers can be long and hot with showers providing much appreciated relief during the rainy season.
Treasure Island winters can be cool especially if the wind is coming off the cool winter waters of the Gulf. Even on the coolest winter days, Treasure Island is paradise in comparison to the cold of the Northeast and Midwest.
Spring and Fall are spectacular. Warm days and comfortable nights make for perfect beach days and relaxing evenings.
Summers are hot and humid with afternoon thunderstorms the create numerous dangerous lightning strikes. The Tampa Bay area is the lightning capital of North America. The six-month hurricane season runs from June 1 through November 30 and Floridians have learned to be ready when a storm threatens the area