Coorg is situated in the Western Ghats at an altitude of 1580 meters. It is a well known hill station located in Karnataka.
Pleasant and moderate climate of Coorg attracts tourists all round the year. The average maximum temperature that has been recorded is 15° Celsius. The climate in Coorg can get quite chilly during winter with a minimum temperature of 3° Celsius.
Summer in Coorg begins from March and is extended up to May. Days are pleasant with cool refreshing air. Maximum temperature that has been recorded in Coorg during summer is 28° Celsius. Occasional rains keep the temperatures in check in Coorg. At nights during summer Coorg becomes cold with a minimum temperature of 13° Celsius.
Monsoon begins in June and lasts through late September. There will be medium rainfalls during early monsoon but it can get heavier towards mid – August and early September. The temperature drops during monsoon. The average maximum temperature recorded during monsoon is 12° Celsius. Coorg looks charming due to lush greenery during this period.
Winter begins in Coorg from December and ends in February. Coorg can be quite chilly as well as pleasant with cool winds during winter with a maximum temperature of 12° Celsius. Heavy woollen clothes are a must while on a trip to Coorg during winter.
Coorg experiences heavy traffic of tourists all round the year. Best season to visit Coorg will be October till May. This is also the ideal period for sightseeing. Heavy rains during monsoon also attract tourists to Coorg.