Best Time to Visit Andhra Pradesh
The beauty of this state always remains at pinnacle all throughout the year. This state receives tourists from various parts of the world all throughout the year. Know here about the Best Time to Visit Andhra Pradesh covering Summer, Monsoon and Winters.
In Summer (April - June)
The summer season starts from the month of April. The temperature can go as high as 40 degree C. The summer season ends by the middle or end of June. In May and June; the temperature goes to the peak. The humidity and temperature of the state would be very high. Thus, only those who can tolerate the high temperature should visit this state during summer season. The summer season marks the beginning of tourism season in hill stations like Araku. This is the season when the gardens and valleys would be at its prime beauty. Summer season might invite a few thunderstorms and rare showers that reduce the temperature to some extent.
In Monsoon (July - September)
The monsoon season starts in July. Since it is very close to the coastal area, the rainfall starts immediately after the summer season. In some cases you can experience light showers in the end of June too. The rainfall ends only by October. The whole monsoon season will be wet. The climate would still be humid and very damp. But, the temperature would drop down to normal. Monsoon is the time when the fields get rainfall. Thus, all nature and wildliferelated activities would be at its prime beauty during rainy reason. The coastal areas of this state receive more rainfall than other areas.
In Winter (October - March)
The winter starts in October. The temperature can go as low as 16 degree C. Some hill stations in the state experiences even lower temperature. The best time to visit Andhra Pradesh is during winter season. The humidity would be very low and the state experiences a pleasant temperature. Sometimes, the winter season starts in November and ends in the third week of February.
Most of the festivals are celebrated in March and April by the locals. But, top festivals like Sankranti, Visaka Utsav, Deccan festival, Rayaseema Food festival and Lumbini festival are celebrated in the winter season. If you want to visit this place in a festival mood, January is the best month to visit this place. If you are looking for summer vacation, April is the right month to visit this state. If so, it is better to restrict your vacation to hill stations like Araku Valley. During this month, a hunting festival is celebrated by the tribes which is a prime attraction for many tourists.