The best time to visit Coimbatore is from October to February when the temperature is moderate, and the weather is pleasant. Sightseeing and traveling during daytime is possible because of the coolness of the air. The evenings are also pleasant, and one does not require heavy woolens to keep the chill away.
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Summer time in Coimbatore sees the temperature rise to about 40 degrees Celsius. The summer months are typically March, April and May. If the monsoons get delayed then the heat can continue until mid-June. The afternoons during these months are very hot, and it is best to stay indoors during this time.
The city receives medium to heavy rainfall during the months of June, July and August. The city also experiences spurts of shower during September and October due to the northwest monsoons. Monsoons are generally best avoided in Coimbatore because the rainfalls can be very heavy leading to blockage of roads and traffic jams.
Winter time in Coimbatore is very pleasant since the minimum temperature never dips below 15 degrees Celsius and the maximum temperature rarely goes above 30 degrees Celsius. However, it may turn a little chilly of it rains during the winter months. Winter starts in early December and lasts until the end of February.