Kodaikanal Climate & Weather

Kodaikanal Current Weather

fog

Foggy starting in the evening.

Min

12°C

Max

23°C

Best Season / Best Time to Visit Kodaikanal

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Year Weather Chart

Nov

fog

Min

14 °C

Max

21 °C

Dec

partly-cloudy-day

Min

12 °C

Max

17 °C

Jan

partly-cloudy-day

Min

11 °C

Max

18 °C

Feb

partly-cloudy-night

Min

11 °C

Max

19 °C

Mar

partly-cloudy-day

Min

12 °C

Max

23 °C

Apr

rain

Min

13 °C

Max

24 °C

May

rain

Min

13 °C

Max

22 °C

Jun

rain

Min

16 °C

Max

22 °C

Jul

rain

Min

16 °C

Max

22 °C

Aug

rain

Min

16 °C

Max

22 °C

Sep

rain

Min

15 °C

Max

23 °C

Oct

rain

Min

15 °C

Max

22 °C

Best Season / Best Time to Visit Kodaikanal

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec

Best Time to Visit Kodaikanal

The best time to visit Kodaikanal is from April to June and September to October. Kodaikanal is among the most visited hill stations in Tamil Nadu, a state in southern India. Travelling to Kodaikanal should be avoided during the monsoon season as the destinations receives heavy rainfall. Kodaikanal experiences three seasons - Summer, Monsoon and Winter.

Summer in Kodaikanal

This season lasts from March to May and the average temperature during this time is 20° C to 36° C. This is the season when when the hill station is thronged by tourists and sightseeing spots and attractions will be crowded.

Monsoon in Kodaikanal

Monsoon goes on from June to September and brings an average amount of rainfall.

Winter in Kodaikanal

Winter in Kodaikanal is from November to January. The minimum temperature during this time is around 8° C and the maximum temperature touches 30° C.

Things to Do During Summer

During summer, visitors can enjoy trekking apart from visiting sightseeing attractions. Tourists should also consider visiting popular destinations such as Bear Shola Falls, Coaker's Walk and Bryant's Park. During summer, travellers can also spot Kurinji flowers, which blossom only once every 12 years.

Things to Do During Winter

Since it gets pretty chilly during winter, boating on the Kodai Lake is an experience in itself.

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Kodaikanal Photos in December

Kodai Lake,Kodaikanal

Photo by

Vamsi Krishna K

Kodai Lake, Kodaikanal
Kodai Lake,Kodaikanal

Photo by

Vamsi Krishna K

Kodai Lake, Kodaikanal

Video Reviews

Superb fall in Kodaikanal

Superb fall in Kodaikanal  Video Review
00:20

Silver Cascade Falls

Kirit Patel
27th Oct 17

Boat House Kodaikanal

Boat House Kodaikanal  Video Review
02:03

Kodaikanal Boat House

Harshal Modi
19th Apr 17

Average place for sightseeing

Average place for sightseeing  Video Review
00:16

Coaker's Walk

Kirit Patel
26th Oct 17

Great enjoyment

Great enjoyment  Video Review
02:02

Silver Cascade Falls

Kumar Chandan
24th Feb 17

Scenic view, nice walk to this place

Scenic view, nice walk to this place  Video Review
01:15

Moir Point

A K
14th Sep 16

Lake view from the top

Lake view from the top  Video Review
00:30

Upper Lake View

Harish Gunpati
15th Nov 17

Nature Beauty

Nature Beauty  Video Review
00:42

Pine Forest

Harish Gunpati
15th Nov 17

Superb

Superb  Video Review
00:17

Kodaikanal Boat House

Kirit Patel
26th Oct 17

Very nice lake

Very nice lake  Video Review
00:15

Kodai Lake

Kirit Patel
26th Oct 17

Good lake

Good lake  Video Review
00:21

Kodai Lake

Bharti k patel
26th Oct 17