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Best Time to Visit Kerala

Kerala, the land of backwaters, palm trees and beaches can be visited any time of the year. However, the best time to visit Kerala depends entirely on which part you are visiting and for what purpose. Hailed as ‘God’s Own Country’, the State is experiences summers (April to June), monsoon (July to September), and winters (October to February). Among these seasons, October to March is the best time to visit Kerala. It is during these months when there are no showers and the climate is mild and soothing. Owing to such pleasant weather in Kerala, scenic backwaters, and numerous other reasons; The National Geographic Traveler Magazine has honored Kerala as one of the "Ten Paradises of the World" and "50 Places of a Lifetime".

 
Seasons
 
Months
 
Temperature
Summers April to June 32°C-36°C
Monsoon July to Sep 19°C-30°C
Winter October to March 18°C-28°C








FAQs for Best Time to visit Kerala

Q: What is the best time to visit Kerala backwaters?

Ans: Winter is the best time to relish in the tranquility of the backwaters of Kerala. From October to February, tourists can enjoy the backwater tours. They can cruise across the placid waters and enjoy bird watching. The pleasant weather of the winter season makes outdoor activities and houseboat tours comfortable.

Q: What is the best time to enjoy adventure activities in Kerala?

Ans: To engage in adventure activities like rappelling, paragliding, rock climbing, and trekking, the winter season is the best time of the year. For water sports like swimming, river rafting, and boating, the months from October to February offer the perfect climate to enjoy.

Q: What is the best time for Ayurveda therapies in Kerala?

Ans: Monsoon season or rainy season from June to August is the best season to undergo Ayurveda treatment in Kerala.

Q: What is the best time to enjoy adventure activities in Kerala?

Ans: To engage in adventure activities like rappelling, paragliding, rock climbing, and trekking, the winter season is the best time of the year. For water sports like swimming, river rafting, and boating, the months from October to February offer the perfect climate to enjoy.

Q: What is the best time for Ayurveda therapies in Kerala?

Ans: Monsoon season or rainy season from June to August is the best season to undergo Ayurveda treatment in Kerala.

Q: What are the best months to explore the scenic hill stations of Kerala?

Ans: October to February is the best time to visit hill stations of Kerala. They are covered with fog and experience misty cold weather in the winter season lends an ethereal beauty to these hill stations.

However, summer also experiences pleasant weather. Lush greenery and soothing environs make the hill stations of Kerala a fantastic destination to spend summer vacations.