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Poompuhar Weather

The best season to visit Poompuhar would be during the winter season, which extends from December till February. The temperature during this time is mild and best, hence provide the perfect ambience for visiting Poompuhar.

Live Weather Forecast
Poompuhar, India 27 ℃ Haze
Wind: 9 from the SW Humidity: 66% Pressure: 1010 mb Cloud Cover: 0%
5 Days weather forecast
Day Outlook Max Min
Thursday 27 Oct 35 ℃94 ℉ 27 ℃ 81 ℉
Friday 28 Oct 36 ℃96 ℉ 26 ℃ 79 ℉
Saturday 29 Oct 33 ℃91 ℉ 26 ℃ 79 ℉
Sunday 30 Oct 33 ℃91 ℉ 26 ℃ 78 ℉
Monday 31 Oct 31 ℃88 ℉ 25 ℃ 78 ℉

Summers in Poompuhar are characterized by a hot and humid climate. The nights become cold due to the sea breeze, but the day time temperatures rise from a minimum of 34 degrees Celsius, till as high as 40 degrees Celsius. It would not be advisable to visit Poompuhar during the summer season. Summer season extends from March till May.


Monsoon is characterized by heavy showers which substantially reduce the temperature. Monsoon season is from June to October. While the area does not get much rainfall from the South West Monsoon, it does receive a generous amount of rainfall from the North-east Monsoon, during the month of October. However, the chance of cyclones striking the area during this time is also high and hence it is not advisable to visit Poompuhar during the days of heavy rainfall.


Winter season is characterized by a drop in temperature. Temperatures range anywhere between 24 degrees Celsius and 32 degrees Celsius. Winter season is during the months of December to February. This is the best time to visit Poompuhar.