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Best time to visit Kannur, India

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The best time to visit Kannur is November

Kannur can be visited year-round, but based on the ideal climate conditions, cost of travel, and avoiding peak holiday periods, November is the best time to go.

In the summer months, temperatures can reach as high as 34℃ (93℉) in Kannur. The weather at night in the winter, which is around August-time, can get down to a minimum of 22℃ (72℉).

The sun stays up the longest in Kannur in January, so you’ll get the most out of your daytime activities if you visit around this time. The wet season in Kannur falls around July, so if you prefer the dryer weather, you should look to visit in February instead.

For more information about when to travel to Kannur, the monthly weather breakdown and the best information and tools to book your trip, continue reading below.

Warmest month

April

Least rainfall

February

Most daylight

January

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Kannur seasons

Before you continue, it’s important to know when the seasons are in Kannur as they might be different to yours depending on where in the world you’re travelling from. Kannur 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 Kannur

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 Kannur 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.

Kannur 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 Kannur 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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NOV
DEC

Kannur in January

  • Average temperature: 26℃ (80℉)
  • Average high temperature: 31℃ (88℉)
  • Average low temperature: 23℃ (73℉)
  • Average humidity: 67%
  • Average sunny days: 24 days
  • Average rainfall: 7mm (0") over 5 days
24 days
of pure sunshine
5 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Kannur in January, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.


Kannur in February

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average high temperature: 32℃ (89℉)
  • Average low temperature: 24℃ (75℉)
  • Average humidity: 67%
  • Average sunny days: 24 days
  • Average rainfall: 5mm (0") over 3 days
24 days
of pure sunshine
3 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Kannur in February, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.


Kannur in March

  • Average temperature: 28℃ (83℉)
  • Average high temperature: 32℃ (90℉)
  • Average low temperature: 25℃ (77℉)
  • Average humidity: 71%
  • Average sunny days: 22 days
  • Average rainfall: 12mm (0") over 7 days
22 days
of pure sunshine
7 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Kannur in March, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.


Kannur in April

  • Average temperature: 29℃ (85℉)
  • Average high temperature: 33℃ (91℉)
  • Average low temperature: 26℃ (79℉)
  • Average humidity: 74%
  • Average sunny days: 13 days
  • Average rainfall: 28mm (1") over 14 days
13 days
of pure sunshine
14 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Kannur in April, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.


Kannur in May

  • Average temperature: 29℃ (84℉)
  • Average high temperature: 32℃ (90℉)
  • Average low temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average humidity: 76%
  • Average sunny days: 11 days
  • Average rainfall: 76mm (3") over 17 days
11 days
of pure sunshine
17 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Kannur in May, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.


Kannur in June

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (84℉)
  • Average low temperature: 25℃ (78℉)
  • Average humidity: 81%
  • Average sunny days: 0 days
  • Average rainfall: 367mm (14") over 29 days
0 days
of pure sunshine
29 days
of showers or rain

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


Kannur in July

  • Average temperature: 26℃ (79℉)
  • Average high temperature: 28℃ (82℉)
  • Average low temperature: 25℃ (77℉)
  • Average humidity: 83%
  • Average sunny days: 1 days
  • Average rainfall: 467mm (18") over 30 days
1 days
of pure sunshine
30 days
of showers or rain

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


Kannur in August

  • Average temperature: 26℃ (79℉)
  • Average high temperature: 28℃ (82℉)
  • Average low temperature: 25℃ (76℉)
  • Average humidity: 83%
  • Average sunny days: 2 days
  • Average rainfall: 353mm (14") over 28 days
2 days
of pure sunshine
28 days
of showers or rain

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


Kannur in September

  • Average temperature: 26℃ (79℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (84℉)
  • Average low temperature: 24℃ (76℉)
  • Average humidity: 82%
  • Average sunny days: 7 days
  • Average rainfall: 174mm (7") over 22 days
7 days
of pure sunshine
22 days
of showers or rain

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

Kannur in October

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average high temperature: 30℃ (86℉)
  • Average low temperature: 25℃ (76℉)
  • Average humidity: 79%
  • Average sunny days: 7 days
  • Average rainfall: 156mm (6") over 22 days
7 days
of pure sunshine
22 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Kannur in October, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.


Kannur in November

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average high temperature: 31℃ (88℉)
  • Average low temperature: 24℃ (76℉)
  • Average humidity: 73%
  • Average sunny days: 10 days
  • Average rainfall: 78mm (3") over 19 days
10 days
of pure sunshine
19 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Kannur in November, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.


Kannur in December

  • Average temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average high temperature: 31℃ (88℉)
  • Average low temperature: 24℃ (75℉)
  • Average humidity: 69%
  • Average sunny days: 17 days
  • Average rainfall: 41mm (2") over 12 days
17 days
of pure sunshine
12 days
of showers or rain

What to pack: If you’re heading to Kannur in December, make sure you pack t-shirts and shorts.. It stays warm all day and night.


Top FAQs

The hottest month of the year in Kannur is usually April, where temperatures tend to rise to around 33℃ (91℉) in the middle of the day or early afternoon.
The month with the least amount of rain in Kannur is generally around February. The dry season often coincides with cooler weather, so you should check the temperatures in February first to make sure it’s still a good time to go.
The rainiest time of year in Kannur 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 Kannur, or if you're just afraid of the dark, the days in January are usually the longest between sunrise and sunset.

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