Jaipur is situated in the eastern part of Rajasthan at an altitude of 431 meters. Being a part of the desert state of Rajasthan, Jaipur has a hot semi-arid climate. The city remains quite hot and dry during the summers and is pleasant during winters.
The summer season in Jaipur starts around March and continues till around the month of June. During this season, the temperature reaches a maximum of 45°Celsius and drops to a minimum 25.8° Celsius. Due to its dry climate, the daytime temperature soars but nights are pleasant and it cools down substantially.
Jaipur experiences a relatively short monsoon and the monsoons season is from July to September. During the monsoon there are frequent, heavy rains and thunderstorms. The city receives an annual rainfall of 556 mm which is not that substantial.
Winter season in Jaipur is from October to March. Weather from the months of November to February is considered mild and pleasant. During this season the minimum temperature is 5° Celsius and the maximum temperature is 22° Celsius. Although weather is pleasant during the day, in the night temperatures can drop really low. The area usually experiences a lot of fog at this time. This is usually a favourable time for visitors.
The best season to visit Jaipur is between the months of October to March. During these months the weather is pleasant and temperatures are not too high, making it ideal for visitors.