Munnar, an idyllic hill station caressed by the Western Ghats is one of the most visited destinations in Kerala that has also been a favorite in many a traveler’s itinerary. Due to a pleasant climate that prevails round the year, Munnar is hailed as an ideal holiday destination for families, honeymooners and nature enthusiasts alike. From chilly winters to temperate summers to charming monsoons, climate in Munnar is always welcoming for the fellow traveler.
Here is a brief insight into the common weather patterns in Munnar to help decide the best time to visit this charming destination.
Winter (December to February)
Munnar can be experienced at its best during the winter months. The drop in temperature to around 10 degrees combined with mist-laden mountains, foggy roads and chilly winds make Munnar the most desirable location for honeymoon during the colder months.
Summer (March to May)
A pleasant weather prevails during even the summer with a comfortable temperature that does not go beyond 20 degrees, a reason why people flock to the hill station to escape the scathing heat of summer.
Monsoon (June to September)
The monsoon brings out the verdant charm of Munnar. Even though the showers can hamper the sightseeing, rainy season is still a good time to pay a visit to the hill station. An undulating expanse of hills covered in jade green, plantations with lush foliage, dreamy mists and many streams and waterfalls that come alive during the season are highlights of a monsoon visit to Munnar.