Varanasi Climate & Weather

Varanasi Current Weather

rain

Light rain and humid throughout the day.

Min

26°C

Max

33°C

Best Season / Best Time to Visit Varanasi

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Year Weather Chart

Sep

rain

Min

26 °C

Max

34 °C

Oct

clear-day

Min

20 °C

Max

32 °C

Nov

clear-day

Min

17 °C

Max

29 °C

Dec

clear-day

Min

11 °C

Max

24 °C

Jan

partly-cloudy-night

Min

10 °C

Max

22 °C

Feb

partly-cloudy-day

Min

14 °C

Max

26 °C

Mar

partly-cloudy-day

Min

18 °C

Max

32 °C

Apr

clear-day

Min

24 °C

Max

39 °C

May

clear-day

Min

28 °C

Max

42 °C

Jun

rain

Min

30 °C

Max

40 °C

Jul

cloudy

Min

26 °C

Max

33 °C

Aug

rain

Min

26 °C

Max

33 °C

Best Season / Best Time to Visit Varanasi

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Best Time to Visit Varanasi

The best time to visit Varanasi is from October to March. Varanasi, also known as Kashi, is located on the banks of the holy river Ganges in Uttar Pradesh. Varanasi experiences summer, monsoon and winter.

Summer in Varanasi

April to June is summer time n Varanasi. Temperatures range from 32° C to 46° C.

Monsoon in Varanasi

The monsoon season in Varanasi is accompanied by heat, humidity and moderate rainfall.

Winter in Varanasi

Winter lasts from October to March and the temperature stays anywhere between 5° C and 15° C. Since it is chilly at this time of year, it is great time for tourists to visit Varanasi.

Things to Do During Summer

Tourists shouldn't forget to check out the ghats in Varanasi. Panchganga is one such ghat, which is believed to be the confluence point of five invisible rivers. Right above this lies the Alamgir Mosque and one can get a beautiful view of Ganges and Varanasi from its minaret. On a hot summer day, walking back to Dashashvamedh Ghat along the river in the evening time is refreshing.

Things to Do During Winter

Tourists can go for a boat-ride excursion at dusk on the holy Ganges river and light lamps made out of marigolds and leaves lit by candles. One might also enjoy exploring the maze-like lanes of this sacred city.

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Varanasi Photos in October

Ramnagar Fort,Varanasi

Photo by

Priyanka Chatterjee

Ramnagar Fort, Varanasi
Dasaswamedh Ghat,Varanasi

Photo by

RAJA GANGULY

Dasaswamedh Ghat, Varanasi

Varanasi Photos in November

Durga Temple,Varanasi

Photo by

SANDIP GHOSH

Durga Temple, Varanasi
Tulasi Mana Temple,Varanasi

Photo by

SANDIP GHOSH

Tulasi Mana Temple, Varanasi

Varanasi Photos in December

Dasaswamedh Ghat,Varanasi

Photo by

Amar Tanwani

Dasaswamedh Ghat, Varanasi

Video Reviews

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Hanuman Ghat

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26th Jan 16

ASSI Ghat

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00:27

Assi Ghat

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26th Jul 18

ENJOY MELODIES OF GANGA ON Assi ghat

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Assi Ghat

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25th Nov 17

Shri Satya Narayan Tulsi Manas Mandir

Shri Satya Narayan Tulsi Manas Mandir  Video Review
01:00

Shri Satya Narayan Tulsi Manas Mandir

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25th Nov 17

Durgakund

Durgakund  Video Review
00:57

Durgakund

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25th Nov 17

Blessings of goddess Tulsi

Blessings of goddess Tulsi  Video Review
01:07

Tulasi Mana Temple

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25th Nov 17

Ganga Aarti at Dashashwamedh

Ganga Aarti at Dashashwamedh  Video Review
02:04

Dasaswamedh Ghat

Singh Hira
28th Oct 17

Ganga Arti

Ganga Arti  Video Review
02:06

Dasaswamedh Ghat

Singh Hira
28th Oct 17

A nice Ghat on the bank of holy river Ganga

A nice Ghat on the bank of holy river Ganga  Video Review
02:04

Rana Mahala Ghat

Rizwanuddin Rafiq
26th Sep 17

A very famous ghat of Varanasi on Holy Ganga

A very famous ghat of Varanasi on Holy Ganga  Video Review
02:05

Darbhanga Ghat

Rizwanuddin Rafiq
26th Sep 17