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Thiruvannamalai Weather

The best time to visit Thiruvannamalai is during the winter months when the sun is easily tolerable even during the day. The pleasant weather during the winters makes the town a favorite spot for the devotees and tourists alike. In fact, many festivals are celebrated during the winter months in the town.

Live Weather Forecast
Thiruvannamalai,Tamil Nadu 6 ℃ Overcast
Wind: 7 from the N Humidity: 93% Pressure: 1034 mb Cloud Cover: 0%
5 Days weather forecast
Day Outlook Max Min
Friday 28 Oct 8 ℃47 ℉ -3 ℃ 27 ℉
Saturday 29 Oct 8 ℃47 ℉ -2 ℃ 29 ℉
Sunday 30 Oct 4 ℃40 ℉ -2 ℃ 29 ℉
Monday 31 Oct 4 ℃39 ℉ -3 ℃ 27 ℉
Tuesday 01 Nov 3 ℃38 ℉ -6 ℃ 22 ℉

Summers in Thiruvannamalai begin in mid-February and last until the end of May. During summers, the temperature can rise to 45 degrees Celsius. This is not the ideal time to visit the place because of the scorching sun. During the daytime in summers, the humidity also tends to increase.


Monsoon begins in mid-June, and the town has some showers until the end of August. However, the rains do not make much of an impact on the weather of Thiruvannamalai. 


Winters start in mid-November and last until mid-February. The maximum temperature dips down to 35 degrees Celsius making it easy enough to venture outside during the daytime. Evenings tend to be cool but not chilly. One can easily sustain the cold in a light shawl or cotton jacket. At night, one may require a light blanket while sleeping.