When is the best time to go to Agra (Taj Mahal)?

When is the best time to go to Agra (Taj Mahal)? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • The best months for good weather in Agra (Taj Mahal) are January, February, March, September, October, November and December
  • On average, the warmest months are April, May and June
  • Agra (Taj Mahal) has dry periods in April, November and December
  • The rainiest months are July and August

Annual weather in Agra (Taj Mahal)

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Weather details in Agra (Taj Mahal) month by month

To get all the information about the climate and weather in Agra (Taj Mahal) for a specific month, click on the corresponding link below:

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Weather and climate in Agra (Taj Mahal)

Agra (Taj Mahal) enjoys a steppe (or semi-arid) climate in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Agra (Taj Mahal) is 95°F (ranging from 76°F in january to 113°F in may). Annual rainfall is 36.5in, with a minimum of 0.1in in december and a maximum of 12.6in in july.
  • In the month of january the climate is favorable. At lunchtime, it's 76°F in average and, in january, 1 days of rain are expected.
  • Between february and march the climate is very good. At lunchtime, it's 95°F in average and it rains about 0.5in each month.
  • In april the climate is not good, but still OK. By early evening, the temperature averages 95°F and it rains about 1% of the time in april.
  • Between the months of may and june the climate is very bad. At lunchtime, it's 110°F in average and you can expect to have 2.2in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • From july to august the climate is bad. the thermometer goes up to 97°F°C.
  • In the month of september the climate is passable, but still OK. The record temperature this month is 106°F and it rains about 6.3in each month.
  • In october the climate is favorable. The record temperature this month is 106°F and it rains about 3% of the time in october.
  • Between november and december the climate is perfect. In average, on the morning it is 63°F.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Agra (Taj Mahal)

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Agra (Taj Mahal): the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

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Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Agra (Taj Mahal)

Find out when Agra (Taj Mahal) has its high tourist season (the period when the influx of tourists is highest) and off-peak tourist season using our data and figures.

Tourist seasons in Agra (Taj Mahal)

  • Very low season in Agra (Taj Mahal)
    The months with the lowest number of tourists are: May and June.
  • Low season in Agra (Taj Mahal)
    The months with low numbers of tourists are: February, March, April, July, August and September.
  • High season in Agra (Taj Mahal)
    The number of visitors to Agra (Taj Mahal) is high in: January, October and November.
  • Peak season in Agra (Taj Mahal)
    The largest number of tourists visiting Agra (Taj Mahal) is during: December.

Figure: Visitor index for Agra (Taj Mahal) month by month

Best time for low prices in Agra (Taj Mahal)

Average prices of hotels in Agra (Taj Mahal) month by month

Generally, September is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Agra (Taj Mahal). So this is a great time to save on your holiday! In contrast, January is statistically the most expensive month of the year for hotels.

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