Best Season / Best time to visit Pathanamthitta
The town of Pathanamthitta has a very tropical climate that is quite prevalent in the entire region of Kerala. There are three main seasons, including summer, monsoon and winter. The monsoons in Kerala are generally quite heavy, and Pathanamthitta is no exception.
Summer months in the region of Pathanamthitta are March, April and May. The summer in Pathanamthitta is quite short and very humid, so travelling to Pathanamthitta during this time is not advisable. The maximum temperature touches a peak of thirty four degrees (34°C) and the minimum temperature is around twenty eight degrees (28°C).
Monsoon in Pathanamthitta is quite heavy and rains start quite early from the month of June. Monsoon in Pathanamthitta extends over the months of July, August and September. September is a post monsoon month and the showers during this month are minimal.
Winters in Pathanamthitta are the best time to visit the town. Temperatures are not too cold and the weather is mild, so it is advisable to carry woolen overalls. The maximum temperature in Pathanamthitta during winter is twenty five degrees (25°C) and the minimum temperature is around seventeen degrees (17°C). The winter months follow the post monsoon month of September, and winter extends through the months of October, November, December, January and February.