Best Time to Visit Puri
With its overbrimming spirituality, Puri makes its place as one of the holiest travel destinations to visit in Odisha. Whether it is the famous Jagannath Temple or the rejuvenating beaches like Puri beach, there is something special about every inch of Puri that people love to visit it time and again. Throwing a spot on the climate of Puri, it generally remains pleasing and balmy throughout the year but it's the months of October and November that are considered the best time to visit here.
Summers in Puri are characterized as hot and humid with the temperature rising up to 39° C. Hence, those who are planning a trip to Puri in summers are advised to carry cotton cloths so as to enjoy here to the fullest.
Monsoon welcomes travellers who want to be a part of the famous Rath Yatra ( annual chariot festival) that takes place in Puri. Even though the weather during monsoon generally remains cool due to heavy rainfall and thunderstorms, it is advised to plan a trip in the month post monsoon to Puri.
It's the refreshing winter season starting from November which is considered the best time to visit Puri. Everything becomes more charming about this tourist place in the following months as the temperature drops down to 16°C. One of the reasons that travellers love to travel here is to relish the beach festival that falls in the month of November.