Best time to go to Kerala for a perfect weather and where to go?

Discover the perfect time to visit Kerala from seasonal norms in many locations like Kottayam or Kunnamkulam, on this page.

When is the best time to go to Kerala?

When is the best time to go to Kerala? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • In Kerala, the weather is good everywhere in January, February and December
  • The best months to go to Thiruvananthapuram are January, February, August, September and December
  • On average, the warmest months in Thiruvananthapuram are January, February, March, April, May, September, October, November and December
  • June is the wettest month in this city
  • Kasaragod is the city with the best climate, with good weather 8 months a year
  • The sea temperature is suitable for swimming all year round in Kovalam

For information about the climate and the weather city by city in Kerala for a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

Month
January 26°C to 33°C
13%
February 28°C to 34°C
18%
March 31°C to 36°C
42%
April 32°C to 36°C
68%
May 31°C to 33°C
76%
June 29°C to 30°C
92%
July 28°C to 30°C
91%
August 28°C to 30°C
88%
September 29°C to 31°C
76%
October 29°C to 32°C
74%
November 27°C to 32°C
65%
December 26°C to 33°C
33%
* weather varies across the country

Best time to travel to Kerala by cities

Thiruvananthapuram

Best time to go to Thiruvananthapuram

The best months to go to Thiruvananthapuram are january, february, august, september and december.

Alappuzha

Best time to go to Alappuzha

The best months to go to Alappuzha are january, february and december.

Kochi

Best time to go to Kochi

The best months to go to Kochi are january, february and december.

Kovalam

Best time to go to Kovalam

The best months to go to Kovalam are january, february, august, september and december.

Kozhikode

Best time to go to Kozhikode

The best months to go to Kozhikode are january, february and december.

Varkala

Best time to go to Varkala

The best months to go to Varkala are january, february and december.


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Temperatures and rainfall in Kerala

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Kerala and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Thiruvananthapuram, Alappuzha, Kochi, Kovalam and Kozhikode, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities.

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Where to go in Kerala?

This table allows you to see the maximum temperature for each city and our opinion on the weather month by month (see colour legend below the table).

Cities jan.feb.mar.apr.mayjun.jul.aug.sep.oct.nov.dec.
Thiruvananthapuram34°C35°C35°C35°C33°C31°C31°C32°C32°C33°C33°C33°C
Alappuzha33°C33°C34°C34°C33°C31°C31°C31°C31°C32°C33°C33°C
Kochi33°C34°C35°C35°C33°C31°C30°C31°C31°C32°C33°C33°C
Kovalam34°C35°C35°C35°C33°C31°C31°C32°C32°C33°C33°C33°C
Kozhikode34°C34°C35°C35°C34°C31°C31°C31°C32°C33°C34°C34°C
Varkala33°C34°C35°C34°C33°C31°C31°C31°C31°C32°C33°C33°C
Munnar29°C31°C33°C35°C33°C31°C30°C31°C31°C31°C29°C29°C
Aluva33°C34°C35°C35°C33°C31°C30°C31°C31°C32°C33°C33°C
Aroor33°C34°C35°C35°C33°C31°C30°C31°C31°C32°C33°C33°C
Azhikkal34°C34°C35°C35°C34°C31°C30°C31°C32°C33°C34°C34°C
Cherthala33°C34°C34°C35°C33°C31°C31°C31°C31°C32°C33°C33°C
Ferokh34°C34°C35°C35°C34°C31°C31°C31°C32°C33°C34°C34°C
Irinjalakuda35°C36°C37°C37°C34°C31°C31°C31°C32°C33°C34°C34°C
Kasaragod34°C34°C34°C35°C33°C30°C29°C30°C30°C32°C33°C34°C
Kizhake Chalakudi35°C36°C37°C37°C34°C31°C31°C31°C32°C33°C34°C34°C
Kodungallur35°C36°C37°C37°C34°C31°C31°C31°C32°C33°C34°C34°C
Kollam33°C34°C35°C34°C32°C30°C30°C31°C31°C32°C32°C33°C
Kottayam34°C35°C35°C35°C33°C30°C30°C31°C31°C32°C33°C33°C
Kumbalam33°C34°C35°C35°C33°C31°C30°C31°C31°C32°C33°C33°C
Kunnamkulam34°C35°C36°C35°C34°C31°C31°C31°C32°C33°C34°C34°C

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Is this weather information for Kerala reliable?

Climate data for Kerala has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Kerala allows us to determine the average for each month in Thiruvananthapuram, Alappuzha, Kochi, Kovalam, Kozhikode, Varkala, Munnar, Aluva, and 29 other cities.

So yes: this data is reliable except in cases of temporary climate disruption in the region.

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