Best Time To Visit Kodaikanal - Time To Go To Kodaikanal

The weather of Kodaikanal can be described to be subtropical highland climate. The weather here is highly influenced by the monsoon and the temperatures are cool throughout the year due to the high altitude of the city with respect to nearby areas.

  • Winter: From November to February, Kodaikanal has an awesome cold weather. The nights are especially chilly during this period.
  • Summer: Summers in Kodaikanal last from the months of March to May. The temperature is very comfortable throughout this season.
  • Monsoon: The months of June to September bring with them a lively freshness and a sudden drop in the temperature.

The best time to visit Kodaikanal is varied. If you would like to catch the Pongal festivities then going in winters is a must. Summers are a great time to sightsee because of the great weather. Lots of people prefer going in September because the rains stop falling during the month and the temperature has also reduced.

Climate in Kodaikanal

Know weather for your travel dates:

17-Oct-2018
Today 17 Oct

66

59

Rain in the morning and afternoon.

Wind:0.05 m/s

Humidity:100%

Precipitation:1.08%

  • Thu 18 Oct
    71 | 59

    Light rain starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.

  • Fri 19 Oct
    70 | 58

    Rain starting in the afternoon.

  • Sat 20 Oct
    71 | 57

    Rain in the morning and afternoon.

  • Sun 21 Oct
    63 | 57

    Rain starting in the afternoon.

  • Mon 22 Oct
    70 | 58

    Rain starting in the afternoon.

  • Tue 23 Oct
    70 | 55

    Foggy in the morning.

Month wise Weather in Kodaikanal

Average Temperature in Kodaikanal by month

  • 120℉
  • 90℉
  • 60℉
  • 30℉ 0℉
Jan

Average temperature: 79℉

Minimum temperature: 63℉

Maximum temperature: 91℉

Feb

Average temperature: 80℉

Minimum temperature: 66℉

Maximum temperature: 95℉

Mar

Average temperature: 85℉

Minimum temperature: 72℉

Maximum temperature: 99℉

Apr

Average temperature: 90℉

Minimum temperature: 77℉

Maximum temperature: 104℉

May

Average temperature: 88℉

Minimum temperature: 73℉

Maximum temperature: 102℉

Jun

Average temperature: 86℉

Minimum temperature: 75℉

Maximum temperature: 99℉

Jul

Average temperature: 87℉

Minimum temperature: 75℉

Maximum temperature: 99℉

Aug

Average temperature: 84℉

Minimum temperature: 73℉

Maximum temperature: 97℉

Sep

Average temperature: 83℉

Minimum temperature: 73℉

Maximum temperature: 95℉

Oct

Average temperature: 83℉

Minimum temperature: 73℉

Maximum temperature: 95℉

Nov

Average temperature: 81℉

Minimum temperature: 72℉

Maximum temperature: 91℉

Dec

Average temperature: 79℉

Minimum temperature: 64℉

Maximum temperature: 91℉

Highest temperature in Kodaikanal is recorded as 104℉ in April.

Lowest temperature in Kodaikanal is recorded as 62.6℉ in January.

Average Humidity in Kodaikanal by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 65%

Minimum Humidity: 55%

Maximum Humidity: 83%

Feb

Average Humidity: 58%

Minimum Humidity: 49%

Maximum Humidity: 65%

Mar

Average Humidity: 65%

Minimum Humidity: 53%

Maximum Humidity: 75%

Apr

Average Humidity: 60%

Minimum Humidity: 56%

Maximum Humidity: 64%

May

Average Humidity: 65%

Minimum Humidity: 60%

Maximum Humidity: 72%

Jun

Average Humidity: 68%

Minimum Humidity: 62%

Maximum Humidity: 75%

Jul

Average Humidity: 65%

Minimum Humidity: 57%

Maximum Humidity: 74%

Aug

Average Humidity: 74%

Minimum Humidity: 68%

Maximum Humidity: 81%

Sep

Average Humidity: 77%

Minimum Humidity: 69%

Maximum Humidity: 86%

Oct

Average Humidity: 75%

Minimum Humidity: 68%

Maximum Humidity: 81%

Nov

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 69%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Dec

Average Humidity: 70%

Minimum Humidity: 61%

Maximum Humidity: 88%

Most humid month in Kodaikanal is September.

Least humid month in Kodaikanal is February.

Best time to visit Kodaikanal Attractions in October

  • Best time to visit Kodaikanal Lake in Kodaikanal
    • Everyday : 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM
  • Best time to visit Pillar Rocks in Kodaikanal
    • Everyday : 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
  • Best time to visit Coakers Walk in Kodaikanal
    • Everyday : 07:00 AM to 01:00 PM
  • Best time to visit Bryant Park in Kodaikanal
    • Everyday : 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM