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Best time to visit Visakhapatnam, India

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The best time to visit Visakhapatnam is February-March

Are you looking to travel to Visakhapatnam and want to find out when’s the best time to visit? You’re in the right place! The perfect time to visit Visakhapatnam is February-March due to the excellent weather conditions, and you might even find that the cost of flights and accommodation are lower than if you travel during the peak holiday seasons.

In the summer months, temperatures can reach as high as 35℃ (95℉) in Visakhapatnam. The weather in the winter, especially around January, can reach a minimum of 20℃ (68℉).

The days are longest in Visakhapatnam in May, so if you want to see the sights during the day when the sun is up for the longest time, it’s best to visit around that time of year. You don’t want to get wet on your holiday, do you? Well if you’re trying to avoid the rain, then steer clear of Visakhapatnam in September. Head over there in January instead if you want to increase your chances of not being rained on.

Learn more about when to travel to Visakhapatnam, the monthly weather breakdown, FAQs and much more below. Once you’ve decided when you want to go, use our handy tools to find the best prices to suit your budget on flights, transport/transfers, places to stay, and loads more!

Warmest month

June

Least rainfall

January

Most daylight

May

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Visakhapatnam seasons

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

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

Average temperatures in Visakhapatnam

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 Visakhapatnam 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.

Visakhapatnam 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 Visakhapatnam 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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OCT
NOV
DEC

Visakhapatnam in January

  • Average temperature: 24℃ (74℉)
  • Average high temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average low temperature: 21℃ (69℉)
  • Average humidity: 69%
  • Average sunny days: 25 days
  • Average rainfall: 9mm (0") over 5 days
25 days
of pure sunshine
5 days
of showers or rain

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


Visakhapatnam in February

  • Average temperature: 25℃ (77℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (84℉)
  • Average low temperature: 22℃ (71℉)
  • Average humidity: 67%
  • Average sunny days: 24 days
  • Average rainfall: 10mm (0") over 3 days
24 days
of pure sunshine
3 days
of showers or rain

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


Visakhapatnam in March

  • Average temperature: 28℃ (82℉)
  • Average high temperature: 31℃ (88℉)
  • Average low temperature: 25℃ (76℉)
  • Average humidity: 67%
  • Average sunny days: 24 days
  • Average rainfall: 10mm (0") over 5 days
24 days
of pure sunshine
5 days
of showers or rain

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


Visakhapatnam in April

  • Average temperature: 30℃ (85℉)
  • Average high temperature: 33℃ (92℉)
  • Average low temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average humidity: 71%
  • Average sunny days: 23 days
  • Average rainfall: 13mm (1") over 5 days
23 days
of pure sunshine
5 days
of showers or rain

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


Visakhapatnam in May

  • Average temperature: 31℃ (88℉)
  • Average high temperature: 34℃ (94℉)
  • Average low temperature: 28℃ (83℉)
  • Average humidity: 72%
  • Average sunny days: 21 days
  • Average rainfall: 43mm (2") over 6 days
21 days
of pure sunshine
6 days
of showers or rain

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


Visakhapatnam in June

  • Average temperature: 31℃ (88℉)
  • Average high temperature: 34℃ (93℉)
  • Average low temperature: 29℃ (84℉)
  • Average humidity: 69%
  • Average sunny days: 7 days
  • Average rainfall: 93mm (4") over 21 days
7 days
of pure sunshine
21 days
of showers or rain

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


Visakhapatnam in July

  • Average temperature: 29℃ (85℉)
  • Average high temperature: 32℃ (89℉)
  • Average low temperature: 28℃ (82℉)
  • Average humidity: 73%
  • Average sunny days: 6 days
  • Average rainfall: 102mm (4") over 24 days
6 days
of pure sunshine
24 days
of showers or rain

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


Visakhapatnam in August

  • Average temperature: 29℃ (85℉)
  • Average high temperature: 31℃ (89℉)
  • Average low temperature: 27℃ (81℉)
  • Average humidity: 75%
  • Average sunny days: 5 days
  • Average rainfall: 120mm (5") over 25 days
5 days
of pure sunshine
25 days
of showers or rain

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


Visakhapatnam in September

  • Average temperature: 29℃ (84℉)
  • Average high temperature: 31℃ (88℉)
  • Average low temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average humidity: 76%
  • Average sunny days: 2 days
  • Average rainfall: 161mm (6") over 26 days
2 days
of pure sunshine
26 days
of showers or rain

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

Visakhapatnam in October

  • Average temperature: 28℃ (82℉)
  • Average high temperature: 31℃ (87℉)
  • Average low temperature: 26℃ (78℉)
  • Average humidity: 72%
  • Average sunny days: 11 days
  • Average rainfall: 134mm (5") over 18 days
11 days
of pure sunshine
18 days
of showers or rain

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


Visakhapatnam in November

  • Average temperature: 26℃ (79℉)
  • Average high temperature: 29℃ (83℉)
  • Average low temperature: 24℃ (74℉)
  • Average humidity: 70%
  • Average sunny days: 18 days
  • Average rainfall: 61mm (2") over 10 days
18 days
of pure sunshine
10 days
of showers or rain

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


Visakhapatnam in December

  • Average temperature: 24℃ (75℉)
  • Average high temperature: 27℃ (80℉)
  • Average low temperature: 22℃ (71℉)
  • Average humidity: 67%
  • Average sunny days: 24 days
  • Average rainfall: 22mm (1") over 6 days
24 days
of pure sunshine
6 days
of showers or rain

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


Top FAQs

The hottest month of the year in Visakhapatnam is usually June, where temperatures tend to rise to around 34℃ (94℉) in the middle of the day or early afternoon.
The month with the least amount of rain in Visakhapatnam 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 Visakhapatnam is generally around September, although the wetter season can sometimes extend a few months either side of September too.
If you want to get the most out of your time visiting Visakhapatnam, or if you're just afraid of the dark, the days in May are usually the longest between sunrise and sunset.

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