Being the hill town with subtropical climate conditions, the temperature of Kodaikanal during the whole remains a bit different than other southern cities. This tourist destination can be visited all-round the year. If you are a nature lover, then the monsoon season could be the best time to visit Kodaikanal for you as it experiences lush greenery during that time. However, summer and winter are also the favourable seasons to visit Kodaikanal as one can also enjoy the thrill of adventure activities during that time.
The month of March is the commencement of summer season in Kodaikanal which ends in the month of May. The temperature during these months remains moderately hot and varies in between 20°C and 30°C. Summer is the best season to enjoy the thrill of adventure activities in Kodaikanal.
Monsoon in Kodaikanal starts in the month of June and lasts till September. During this time, the town witnesses an average rainfall which makes this place an epitome of beauty at its best. Kodaikanal turns into a rich greener town during monsoon.
The winter season in Kodaikanal arises in the month of November and continues till February and is the best season or time to visit the beautiful hill town of Kodaikanal. During this time period, the temperature ranges from 8°C to 30°C. Evenings are much colder in winter, so one should carry some warm woolen cloths.