India Weather

3-Day Weather Forecast of Major Cities
Delhi
Mumbai
Kolkata
Varanasi
Agra
Bangalore
India Climate & Weather Facts
  • Climatic Zone(s): Torrid Zone
  • Climatic Features: tropical monsoon climate with a high temperature all year round, distinct dry and rainy seasons 
  • Average Temperature: 19℃ - 30℃ (86℉ - 66.2℉) 
  • Warmest Month: June; Hottest City: Ahmedabad: 42℃ (107.6℉), Jaipur: 42℃ (107.6℉)  
  • Coolest Month: January; Coldest City: Delhi: 20℃ (70℉)
  • What is the weather like in India?
    India weather varies in four main parts. The weather of the north Himalaya mountainous region is generally cold. The weather of the central Gangetic Plain is warm, and there is much rainfall in the rainy season. The weather of the west desert area is hot and arid. The south highlands have a tropical climate with hot and humid weather.
  • Best time to visit: October to March
India Seasons - Temperature & Clothing Guide
Spring Months
March - May
Temperature:
18 - 36℃ (64.4 - 96.8℉)
Clothes to Wear:
thin shirt, long dress, light pants, thin jacket
Monsoon Season
June - September
Temperature:
23 - 34℃ (73.4 - 93.2℉)
Clothes to Wear:
quick-dry clothes, cotton shirt, raincoats, rubber sandals
Post-Monsoon
October - November
Temperature:
16 - 31℃ (60.8 - 87.8℉)
Clothes to Wear:
hoodie, shirt, harem pants, scarf
Winter Months
December - February
Temperature:
12- 27℃ (53.6 - 80.6℉)
Clothes to Wear:
long top like Lehngas and Sari, long pants, T-shirt
Monthly Weather of India - Temperature & Rainfall
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The monsoon season in India, namely the rainy season from June to September, is stuffy and damp. It frequently rains and sometimes pours, thus not very suitable for travelling. However, there are some big cities not much affected by the monsoon, such as Bangalore, Chennai, New Delhi, and Jaipur.
Regional Weather of India
North India
  • Major Destinations: New Delhi, Jaipur, Agra, Jodhpur and Varanasi
  • Weather Review: The weather of India northern area is cool and dry from November to March, but it becomes very hot and still generally dry from May to August. There is less rain than the south area, and most of them are short showers.
  • Travel Recommendation: It’s the best time to go to the north India from October to March. There is no much rain, and the weather is cool. You can visit the magnificent Red Fort and Taj Mahal, enjoy the Ganges River culture, appreciate religious architecture and take part in some interesting festivals.
  • See More about New Delhi Weather, Jaipur Weather, Agra Weather, Vanarasi Weather


South India
  • Major Destinations: Bangalore and Mumbai
  • Weather Review: The weather of south India is warm and dry from November to March. And it becomes a little hotter but not very hot and rainy from June to September. Heavy rains are frequent during this period.
  • Travel Recommendation: It’s better to go there during the dry season to avoid heavy rains. You can enjoy the blue sky and clean air in the coastal city Mumbai. Have a sun bath on the beautiful beach, explore the mysterious island caves, and taste delicious seafood at the prosperous city center.
  • See more about Mumbai Weather