The best time of the year to visit Visakhapatnam is post the Monsoon months and during the winter season in the months of October to March. The weather is very pleasant, and the atmosphere of the city is very vibrant during the winter months as major festivals such as Diwali and Navratri are celebrated during this time. The Visakha Utsav, which is a tourism promotion festival celebrated in Vizag, is also celebrated during the December-January months.
Summers in Vizag is experienced during the months of March to May. The temperature is high as 45° Celsius or more. The humidity is also extremely high. This time of the year is extremely unpleasant and not advisable for tourist activity.
Vizag receives very heavy rainfall during the monsoon months from June to September. The rain can act as an obstacle for tourists. However, the heavy rains bring down the temperature, and the weather becomes much pleasant.
The winter is the best time to visit Vizag. The winters are experienced in the months of December to February. The temperature hover around 18° Celsius to 30° Celsius, and the weather is very pleasant. Major festivals such as Navratri, Diwali and the famous winter festival Visakha Utsav is also celebrated during these months.