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Salem Weather

The weather of Salem is best during the winter months between December to February. The weather is cool and pleasant which makes this time apt for sightseeing.

Live Weather Forecast
Salem, India 24 ℃ Patchy rain possible
Wind: 4 from the S Humidity: 91% Pressure: 1009 mb Cloud Cover: 31%
5 Days weather forecast
Day Outlook Max Min
Friday 21 Oct 33 ℃92 ℉ 21 ℃ 70 ℉
Saturday 22 Oct 34 ℃93 ℉ 20 ℃ 68 ℉
Sunday 23 Oct 33 ℃92 ℉ 20 ℃ 68 ℉
Monday 24 Oct 33 ℃92 ℉ 20 ℃ 67 ℉
Tuesday 25 Oct 34 ℃93 ℉ 19 ℃ 66 ℉

The summers in Salem are experienced between the months of March and June. The summers are hot and dry. The temperature is highest during May when it reaches an average highest of around 38°Celsius. There is scanty rainfall during this time of the year which does not provide relief to the temperature. Not a very good time to visit the city. 


The monsoons are experienced between the months of July to November. The rains are meagre, it brings a slight improvement to the weather and post August the temperature begins to come down. The highest rainfall is experienced between September and November which makes the climate pleasant. 


The winters in the city are experienced during the months of December to February. Post the monsoons the climate becomes clear and pleasant. The temperature hovers around 20°Celsius to 30°Celsius. This time of the year is good for a visit to the city.