What is the best time to visit Hyderabad?

While planning a trip to Hyderabad, make sure to keep the weather conditions in mind. Late summers in Hyderabad begin from May and last until July. Try to avoid these months since Hyderabad is scorching and humid in Summer. The months between August and October bring in moderate to heavy rainfall, and even though the weather is quite pleasant, you may be on the receiving side of some heavy downpour, thus bringing an end to the outdoor activities. Winters in Hyderabad, which start from November and last till February, are the best time to plan your trip to this place. Characterised by a cold climate, it is ideal for sightseeing and city shopping. Hence, Hyderabad is best visited from October to March.

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Monthly Weather in Hyderabad

Month High/Low (°C) Rain
January 29°/ 18° 3 days
February 31°/ 18° 2 days
March 34°/ 21° 4 days
April 37°/ 23° 2 days
May 40°/ 27° 8 days
June 35°/ 25° 18 days
July 30°/ 22° 22 days
August 29°/ 22° 23 days
September 28°/ 22° 25 days
October 29°/ 21° 30 days
November 29°/ 19° 2 days
December 27°/ 17° 5 days

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Hyderabad in Winters (November - February)

Generally considered to be the peak season, winters in Hyderabad are ideal for indulging in the outdoor activities. With temperatures that may drop down to 13 degree Celsius and rarely rise above 25 degree Celsius, this season gets quite chilly, especially after the sun sets.
Commencing from November and lasting till February, the winter months draw in people in large numbers. This time is also ideal for sightseeing. So you may set out to explore the city, one spot at a time. The renowned Ramoji Film City, Charminar, Chowmahalla Palace, Salar Jung Museum, Taj Falaknuma Palace, and Nizam's Museum will make you fall in love with its cultural heritage.
Hyderabad from Char Minar
Hyderabad from Char Minar

Hyderabad in Monsoon (August - October)

During the monsoon months between August and October, Hyderabad receives moderate to heavy rainfall, thus making the surroundings fresher and greener. The sheer natural beauty gets enhanced to a large extent, and the flowers are in full bloom. However, the unpredictable downpour may cause hindrance to your vacation, in which you may have to stay indoors instead of being able to go out to get to know the city better. Make sure to head out to the Golconda Fort, Shilparamam, Birla Planetarium and Technological Museum, Sudha Cars Museum, Purani Haveli, and Taramati Baradari, if the rains are lenient with you.
Double Rainbow in Hyderabad
Double Rainbow in Hyderabad

Hyderabad in Summer (March-July)

Summers in Hyderabad go on for a long time, starting from March and lasting until the last weeks of July. While March and April bring in quite a comfortable weather – with temperatures fluctuating between 21 degree Celsius to 32 degree Celsius – which does nothing to hamper any outdoor activity, the months between May and July are characterised by extreme high temperatures accompanied by humidity. Possibly the worst time to visit for the travellers who wish to explore the city. This season will not allow you to step out of your hotel room at all, owing to temperatures that range between 30 degree Celsius and 41 degree Celsius. Hence, it is advisable to avoid a trip to Hyderabad at this time. The only places that you can go to are the Inorbit Mall, Forum Sujana Mall, Snow World, GVK One Mall, AP State Archaeology Museum, and Papikondalu.

Events in Hyderabad

Deccan Festival, Qutub Shahi Tombs

February 25th - March 1st 2019

One of the most sought after events held in Hyderabad, interesting cultural activities like mushairas and qawaalis, leads to a huge attendance at the Deccan Festival. The fair of Pearls and Bangles is (Read More) another major attraction at this festival.

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