What is the best time to visit Ahmedabad?

October to March is the best time to visit Ahmedabad as the weather becomes mild and pleasant to road around the city. March to May is the time when summer sets in, the daily temperature peaks above a maximum level of 30 degrees, which is quite pleasant for sightseeing. This season is also a good time to explore the city, and there is also quite an inflow of events and activities such as the International Kite Festival in January. June to October is the monsoon season when the accomodation and travel costs reduce drastically, however, this season often brings in heavy torrential rains, thus flooding the river Sabarmati.

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Monthly Weather in Ahmedabad

Month High/Low (°C) Rain
January 27°/ 13° 0 days
February 32°/ 16° 0 days
March 35°/ 19° 2 days
April 40°/ 25° 0 days
May 42°/ 27° 0 days
June 39°/ 28° 11 days
July 35°/ 26° 19 days
August 30°/ 24° 24 days
September 30°/ 24° 26 days
October 33°/ 23° 7 days
November 32°/ 21° 3 days
December 28°/ 16° 0 days

Ahmedabad in Winter (December - February)

Winters in Ahmedabad are peak season for travel as the weather is pleasant with temperatures ranging between 5 and 20° celsius. Many seasonal open-air restaurants come alive during this time. The famous International Kite Festival is also one of the major tourist-magnets during the winters.

Ahmedabad in Monsoon (July - October)

The monsoons in Ahmedabad are humid with an average rainfall of 93.2 cm. However, this season often brings in heavy torrential rains, thus flooding the river Sabarmati. Monsoons in the city not only cool the land down, but they also bring along several festivals along with lip-smacking street food. There is an influx of tourists during Navratri in Ahmedabad which is annually held towards the end of October.

Ahmedabad in Summer (March-August)

Ahmedabad is generally a hot and dry place during the summer with the day temperature oscillating between 43 - 47° celsius. It is quite an unpleasant time for tourism as the mercury can hit 50º C as well. Summers are generally a low season in Ahmedabad, thus attracting fewer tourists. Travel and booking costs drop during this time as well.

Events in Ahmedabad

International Kite Festival - Uttarayan

14th January - 15th January 2019

The International Kite Festival is among the most prominent festivals that are celebrated in this State. Ahmedabad, where the main event takes place, becomes an abode for visitors from all over the world. During the week leading up to the International Kite Festival, the local markets are flooded with numerous kite buyers and kite sellers. The most popular kite market is the Patang Bazaar, which stays open for 24 hours a day during this festival.

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