Best Season / Best time to visit Aihole
Aihole is a region that experiences a dry tropical climate, quite different from the other regions in the northern part of Karnataka. The main seasons in Aihole are the seasons of summer and winter with good rainfall in between. The other regions in northern Karnataka receive showers throughout the year, but Aihole is different in this regard. It experiences showers only during the monsoon.
Summers in Aihole are quite hot and dry and the temperatures will range from a maximum of around 33°C to a minimum of around 26°C. This is not a very good time to visit Aihole, as the general weather is dry and not hospitable during this time. The months of April, May, June and July are the summer months in Aihole.
Monsoon in Aihole starts during late July, and this month is characterized by a general fall in temperature and an increase in rain showers. The monsoon months in Aihole are the months of July, August and September. Rainfall during this time is generally heavy and the region experiences severe showers. Tourism is thus brought to a virtual standstill during this time.
The winter months in Aihole are the best months to visit the place. Winter in Aihole is normally during the months of October, November, December and January. The maximum temperature in Aihole during this time is around 25°C and the minimum temperature is around 18°C.