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Best time to visit Imphal, India

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The best time to visit Imphal is January-February

If you’re looking to travel to Imphal for your next trip but aren’t sure when to go and when to avoid, this article is all you’ll need. The best time to visit Imphal is January-February due to the excellent all-round weather conditions, and it’s also not during the height of peak travel periods, so it’s not likely to be as busy.

The very hottest temperatures in Imphal get to around 32℃ (89℉) in the height of summer. The coldest it usually gets in winter-time in Imphal is around 2℃ (36℉).

The longest days between sunrise and sunset in Imphal are usually in March, so if you want to get the most out of your daytime activities, be sure to plan your visit around this time. July sees the most amount of rain in a month if you’re ok with chancing getting drenched, so if you’re looking to stay dry, visit in January instead.

If you want to learn everything you need to know about the best times to travel to Imphal, the weather and stats by month and so much more, make sure you keep reading. Once you’re ready, we’ve included a bunch of our favourite online booking tools to help you find the best deals on flights, accommodation and anything else you’ll need for your trip. Happy reading!

Warmest month

June

Least rainfall

January

Most daylight

March

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Imphal seasons

Before you continue, it’s important to know when the seasons are in Imphal as they might be different to yours depending on where in the world you’re travelling from. Imphal is in the Northern Hemisphere, so the seasons fall during these months:

Season Months
Summer June to August
Autumn/fall September to November
Winter December to February
Spring March to May

Average temperatures in Imphal

If the temperature is a big factor for you to help you decide when to visit, the chart below shows the average minimum and maximum temperatures in Imphal for each month side-by-side so you can easily see the difference in weather throughout the year. To see the temperatures in both Celsius (°C) and Fahrenheit (°F), hover or tap the shaded boxes on the graph.

Imphal climate by month

If you already have a rough idea about which months you might want to travel, the section below shows a detailed breakdown of the climate in Imphal for each month so you can see if it all suits your wants and needs. Scroll down, or use the quick menu below to jump to your preferred month.

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Imphal in January

  • Average temperature: 13℃ (54℉)
  • Average high temperature: 22℃ (71℉)
  • Average low temperature: 6℃ (42℉)
  • Average humidity: 73%
  • Average sunny days: 27 days
  • Average rainfall: 8mm (0") over 3 days
27 days
of pure sunshine
3 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Imphal in January, make sure you pack a coat or jumper for the evenings and some light clothes for the daytime.


Imphal in February

  • Average temperature: 15℃ (59℉)
  • Average high temperature: 25℃ (77℉)
  • Average low temperature: 8℃ (46℉)
  • Average humidity: 65%
  • Average sunny days: 23 days
  • Average rainfall: 8mm (0") over 3 days
23 days
of pure sunshine
3 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Imphal in February, make sure you pack a coat or jumper for the evenings, and t-shirts and light gear for the daytime.


Imphal in March

  • Average temperature: 19℃ (66℉)
  • Average high temperature: 28℃ (82℉)
  • Average low temperature: 12℃ (53℉)
  • Average humidity: 57%
  • Average sunny days: 19 days
  • Average rainfall: 18mm (1") over 7 days
19 days
of pure sunshine
7 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Imphal in March, make sure you pack a coat or jumper for the evenings, and t-shirts and light gear for the daytime.


Imphal in April

  • Average temperature: 22℃ (72℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (85℉)
  • Average low temperature: 15℃ (60℉)
  • Average humidity: 65%
  • Average sunny days: 9 days
  • Average rainfall: 63mm (2") over 17 days
9 days
of pure sunshine
17 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Imphal in April, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Imphal in May

  • Average temperature: 23℃ (74℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (85℉)
  • Average low temperature: 17℃ (63℉)
  • Average humidity: 75%
  • Average sunny days: 4 days
  • Average rainfall: 117mm (5") over 24 days
4 days
of pure sunshine
24 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Imphal in May, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Imphal in June

  • Average temperature: 24℃ (74℉)
  • Average high temperature: 28℃ (82℉)
  • Average low temperature: 20℃ (68℉)
  • Average humidity: 87%
  • Average sunny days: 1 days
  • Average rainfall: 188mm (7") over 28 days
1 days
of pure sunshine
28 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Imphal in June, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Imphal in July

  • Average temperature: 23℃ (73℉)
  • Average high temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average low temperature: 20℃ (68℉)
  • Average humidity: 91%
  • Average sunny days: 2 days
  • Average rainfall: 223mm (9") over 29 days
2 days
of pure sunshine
29 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Imphal in July, make sure you pack t-shirts and light clothing.


Imphal in August

  • Average temperature: 23℃ (73℉)
  • Average high temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average low temperature: 20℃ (67℉)
  • Average humidity: 90%
  • Average sunny days: 2 days
  • Average rainfall: 166mm (7") over 28 days
2 days
of pure sunshine
28 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Imphal in August, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Imphal in September

  • Average temperature: 22℃ (72℉)
  • Average high temperature: 28℃ (82℉)
  • Average low temperature: 18℃ (65℉)
  • Average humidity: 88%
  • Average sunny days: 3 days
  • Average rainfall: 147mm (6") over 25 days
3 days
of pure sunshine
25 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Imphal in September, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.

Imphal in October

  • Average temperature: 20℃ (68℉)
  • Average high temperature: 26℃ (79℉)
  • Average low temperature: 15℃ (60℉)
  • Average humidity: 85%
  • Average sunny days: 9 days
  • Average rainfall: 101mm (4") over 20 days
9 days
of pure sunshine
20 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Imphal in October, make sure you pack t-shirts for the daytime and maybe a light jumper for the evenings as it cools down a bit.


Imphal in November

  • Average temperature: 17℃ (62℉)
  • Average high temperature: 25℃ (76℉)
  • Average low temperature: 11℃ (51℉)
  • Average humidity: 80%
  • Average sunny days: 20 days
  • Average rainfall: 11mm (0") over 6 days
20 days
of pure sunshine
6 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Imphal in November, make sure you pack a coat or jumper for the evenings, and t-shirts and light gear for the daytime.


Imphal in December

  • Average temperature: 13℃ (56℉)
  • Average high temperature: 22℃ (71℉)
  • Average low temperature: 7℃ (45℉)
  • Average humidity: 79%
  • Average sunny days: 26 days
  • Average rainfall: 9mm (0") over 3 days
26 days
of pure sunshine
3 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Imphal in December, make sure you pack a coat or jumper for the evenings and some light clothes for the daytime.


Top FAQs

The hottest month of the year in Imphal is usually June, where temperatures tend to rise to around 29℃ (85℉) in the middle of the day or early afternoon.
The month with the least amount of rain in Imphal is generally around January. The dry season often coincides with cooler weather, so you should check the temperatures in January first to make sure it’s still a good time to go.
The rainiest time of year in Imphal is generally around July, although the wetter season can sometimes extend a few months either side of July too.
If you want to get the most out of your time visiting Imphal, or if you're just afraid of the dark, the days in March are usually the longest between sunrise and sunset.

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