Florida health officials on Sunday reported 15,300 new Covid-19 cases, a record for the state, according to data posted on the Florida Department of Health (DOH) website.
The previous high for the state was on July 4 with 11,434, according to Johns Hopkins University data.
Florida’s current positivity rate is 19.60%, according to Johns Hopkins.
There were 45 additional Covid-19 related deaths, bringing the state total to 18,271. Florida cases now total 269,811, DOH reports.