Best Time To Visit Ooty

Best Time To Go To Ooty

Ooty has a different charm in all throughout the year, be it rain, sun or snow. The destination is beautiful with a picturesque scenery and a panoramic view of the Western Ghats along with a plethora of lakes that attract tourists from all over the world.

  • Summer (March to June) – The summer season in Ooty is usually pleasant and can be considered as the peak season to visit the town. The Schools have vacations and tourists from nearby cities flock to this hilly paradise to get some relief from the heat. One can find the streets bustling with tourists busy shopping, exploring and sightseeing. The temperatures range between 20 degrees Celsius to 25 degrees Celsius. The hotel rates are high during this time of the year.
  • Monsoon (July to September) –  The arrival of the monsoon season can be considered as the offseason. The town receives heavy rainfall making it difficult to indulge in sightseeing and other activities. However, tourists still come to enjoy the misty monsoons of the town and to catch a glimpse of the refreshing landscape washed by the rains. The temperature stays between 10 to 20 degrees Celsius during this time of the year. The hotel rates are low as compared to the peak seasons.
  • Winter (October to February) – The winter season arrives in October with chilly winds taking over the town. However, the temperatures remain cool and October can be a perfect time for sightseeing. With the arrival of November, the temperature starts to fall, fluctuating between 5 to -23 degrees Celsius. This is the best time to experience Ooty snowfalls and experience the winter festivals and events that occur during the Christmas and New Year’s celebrations.

The best time to visit Ooty is during the summer months when the weather is pleasant and does not hinder the sightseeing process, attractions and exploration. However, if one wishes to avoid the crowds, the months of March to April and October are perfect for experiencing Ooty. The temperatures during this time of the year are pleasant, with the absence of summer crowds, low tariff rates and low probability of rainfall.

Climate in Ooty

Know weather for your travel dates:

22-Jan-2018
oF | oC
Today 22 Jan

22oC

10oC

Partly cloudy throughout the day.

Wind:0.75 m/s

Humidity:80%

Precipitation:0%

  • Tue 23 Jan
    20oC | 12oC

    Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon.

  • Wed 24 Jan
    20oC | 12oC

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Thu 25 Jan
    20oC | 12oC

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Fri 26 Jan
    22oC | 13oC

    Partly cloudy until evening.

  • Sat 27 Jan
    23oC | 13oC

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Sun 28 Jan
    23oC | 14oC

    Partly cloudy throughout the day.

Month wise Weather in Ooty

Average Temperature in Ooty by month

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  • 30o
  • 20o
  • 10o 0o
Jan

Average temperature: 27oC

Minimum temperature: 20oC

Maximum temperature: 33oC

Feb

Average temperature: 26oC

Minimum temperature: 20oC

Maximum temperature: 32oC

Mar

Average temperature: 29oC

Minimum temperature: 22oC

Maximum temperature: 35oC

Apr

Average temperature: 30oC

Minimum temperature: 25oC

Maximum temperature: 36oC

May

Average temperature: 30oC

Minimum temperature: 23oC

Maximum temperature: 35oC

Jun

Average temperature: 28oC

Minimum temperature: 24oC

Maximum temperature: 31oC

Jul

Average temperature: 27oC

Minimum temperature: 23oC

Maximum temperature: 32oC

Aug

Average temperature: 27oC

Minimum temperature: 23oC

Maximum temperature: 32oC

Sep

Average temperature: 27oC

Minimum temperature: 22oC

Maximum temperature: 32oC

Oct

Average temperature: 27oC

Minimum temperature: 23oC

Maximum temperature: 32oC

Nov

Average temperature: 27oC

Minimum temperature: 23oC

Maximum temperature: 32oC

Dec

Average temperature: 25oC

Minimum temperature: 19oC

Maximum temperature: 30oC

Highest temperature in Ooty is recorded as 36oC in April.

Lowest temperature in Ooty is recorded as 19oC in December.

Average Humidity in Ooty by Month (in %)

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  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 65%

Minimum Humidity: 63%

Maximum Humidity: 66%

Feb

Average Humidity: 61%

Minimum Humidity: 61%

Maximum Humidity: 61%

Mar

Average Humidity: 56%

Minimum Humidity: 53%

Maximum Humidity: 58%

Apr

Average Humidity: 65%

Minimum Humidity: 63%

Maximum Humidity: 67%

May

Average Humidity: 70%

Minimum Humidity: 69%

Maximum Humidity: 72%

Jun

Average Humidity: 78%

Minimum Humidity: 76%

Maximum Humidity: 79%

Jul

Average Humidity: 83%

Minimum Humidity: 81%

Maximum Humidity: 85%

Aug

Average Humidity: 79%

Minimum Humidity: 78%

Maximum Humidity: 80%

Sep

Average Humidity: 82%

Minimum Humidity: 81%

Maximum Humidity: 83%

Oct

Average Humidity: 80%

Minimum Humidity: 78%

Maximum Humidity: 82%

Nov

Average Humidity: 78%

Minimum Humidity: 77%

Maximum Humidity: 79%

Dec

Average Humidity: 81%

Minimum Humidity: 74%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Most humid month in Ooty is July.

Least humid month in Ooty is March.

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