Sabarimala has a fair climate all through the year which makes it all seasons’ destination. But the best time for visiting the place is from September to April. This time is characterized by post-monsoon and pre-summer greeneries. During November 15 to December 26, temple is open whole day.
The summer season in Sabarimala starts in the month of March and lasts till the final quarter of May. Summer in Sabarimala is characterised by dry climate and the temperature rises to 34°C. Though the summer is dry and high, it never is unpleasant or unbearably intense.
Rain drops bless Sabarimala from the month of June to September. One should visit this place in this season only to capture the beauty of the rain kissed hillocks and lush carpets of green. Sabarimala is gifted with heavy showers which make the whole atmosphere heavenly, mesmeric and entrancing.
November heralds the advent of winter in Sabarimala and it lasts till February. This is the best climate span as the weather is pleasant. The major festivals of Sabarimala happen during this season, thus making winter the ideal time to visit. In winter temperature reaches the maximum of 32°C and it dips down to 17°C.