Where to Visit in Pondicherry & When
Summers in Pondicherry (March till June)
Summer season in Pondicherry is humid and hot. The temperature during summer season varies from 26 degree celsius to 42 degree celsius. Humidity during this period might range up to 93%.
But with a little rainfall in June, temperature drops down to 27 degree Celsius. Usually, the temperature during this time hangs around 30 degree to 32 degree Celsius. Although, it is not the best time to enjoy sightseeing in Pondicherry, you can indulge thrilling water sports at Pondicherry beaches namely, Plage Paradise and Puducherry Beach.
Monsoon in Pondicherry (July till September)
Monsoon in Pondicherry is irregular. The place receives sometimes less and sometimes heavy rainfall. The temperature from July to September ranges in between 25 degree celsius to 35 degree celsius. Monsoon is the perfect season to enjoy the natural beauty of Pondicherry. The month of August is also considered to be as the best time to visit Pondicherry as the celebration across the citiy is held to commemorate the borthday of Sri Aurobindo.
Winters in Pondicherry (October till February)
Winters are pleasantly cool and ideal to enjoy sightseeing in Pondicherry. The temperature from October to November varies in between 22 degree celsius to 32 degree celsius.
Further, it might drop down to minimum 20 degree Celsius to maximum 29 degree celsius. Visitors are suggested to carry light woolens.