Best Season / Best time to visit Jowai
The weather in Meghalaya is very wet and the state is one of the wettest regions on Earth. You should thus plan out your trip to Jowai well in advance, in order to avoid heavy rainfall which can disrupt your sightseeing plans. The region experiences short summers, a brief monsoon period and very cold winters.
Summers in the town of Jowai are very mild, and temperatures rarely ever exceed the range of twenty two degrees (22°C) to twenty five degrees (25°C). This is the maximum temperature that the region will experience during the summer months. Temperatures will plummet during night time, and it is advisable to carry proper winter clothing during this time. Summers in Jowai are during the months of March and April. This is a good time to visit Jowai.
The monsoon season in Jowai is very long, and rainfall starts in the month of May. The monsoon season extends through the months of June, July, August, September and October. These months will receive very heavy rainfall and sightseeing during this time will be very hard.
The months of November and late October will face a dry post monsoon season. Winters in Jowai are during the months of December, January and February. Temperatures during this time will range around 4°C or lower. Temperatures can hit sub zero levels during the peak winter season. This is also a good time to visit Jowai.