Best Time to Visit Pushkar
The weather of Pushkar is always dry with cool nights. The days are relatively warmer than the surrounding regions. Although a desert region, you can find intermittent showers every now and then. The best time to visit Pushkar is from November to March (winter and early summer). The temperature is pleasing and you can find many cultural evenings, stalls, fairs and other activities during this season.
Winter (November to February)
With the beginning of winter season, tourists start to flock into the town. The temperature ranges between 8 degree and 22 degree C during this season. Nights are very cool and thus, evening is the right time for exploration and sightseeing. This is also the season of camel fair. Thus, you can find many markets and stalls operating during this season. Crowd is inevitable during this season.
Monsoon (July to September)
Monsoon is not very flourishing in Pushkar. The heat and humidity are quite similar to that of the summer season. The sun with be scorching and intermittent rainfall will only increase the temperature by pulling out heat from the sand. With the minimal shower, humidity also increases. Thus, it is one of the worst seasons to visit Pushkar. However, if you are a budget traveler looking for offers and deals, monsoon could be the ideal time for Pushkar vacation.
Summer (March to June)
Days are dry and hot and the nights are relatively cool. The temperature can rise as high as 45 degree C during daytime. Dehydration is very common among tourists during this season. Sunburn is also quite common. Water shortage is also quite common during this season. It is better to avoid summer at all costs. If you still choose to visit the town during summer, plan all your outings during nights. Top activities to enjoy during summer are cultural events, night desert walks and others.
If you are planning to visit during peak tourism season, it is best to pre-book all your requirements at least a month prior to your travel date. Demand for all facilities like transportation, hotel rooms, activities and others will be sky-high during this season.