The best times to visit Bhubaneswar for ideal weather are
November 19th to February 11th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Bhubaneswar Travel Guide
Weather in Bhubaneswar
Average temperatures in Bhubaneswar vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for most of the year with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 25th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Bhubaneswar, the hottest months are May, April, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid May where highs are regularly around 101.6°F (38.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 80.7°F (27.1°C) at night.
Bhubaneswar Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Bhubaneswar Temperatures (Celsius)
The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.
Bhubaneswar Perceived Temperature (F)
Bhubaneswar Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Bhubaneswar Temperatures by Month
Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Precipitation (Rain or Snow)
If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Bhubaneswar are March, December, and then January. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around mid January. For example, on the week of January 15th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid July with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of July 16th.
When can you find snow in Bhubaneswar? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.
The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Bhubaneswar.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Bhubaneswar (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Bhubaneswar has some extremely humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is February (57.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is September (86.1%).
Wind in Bhubaneswar is usually calm. The windiest month is April, followed by May and June. April’s average wind speed of around 9.6 knots (11.1 MPH or 17.8 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early May where average top sustained speeds reach 16 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Bhubaneswar.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
Average Wind Speeds
Show Wind Speeds
All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.
|Month||Avg. Wind||Avg. Wind Feel||Sustained High Wind||High Wind Feel|
|Jan||3.5||Barely noticeable||7||Gentle breeze|
|Feb||4.2||Light breeze||8.5||Gentle breeze|
|Mar||6.6||Light breeze||11.7||Gentle breeze|
|Apr||9.6||Gentle breeze||14.6||Significant breeze|
|May||9.2||Gentle breeze||14.7||Gentle breeze|
|Jun||7.3||Gentle breeze||12.3||Significant breeze|
|Jul||6.1||Light breeze||10.6||Gentle breeze|
|Aug||5.5||Light breeze||10||Gentle breeze|
|Sep||4.5||Light breeze||8.4||Gentle breeze|
|Oct||3.5||Barely noticeable||7.2||Gentle breeze|
|Nov||3.1||Barely noticeable||6.3||Gentle breeze|
|Dec||3||Barely noticeable||6.2||Light breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Bhubaneswar?
Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe, but with extra warnings in a few regions. As of Dec 13, 2018 there are travel warnings and regional advisories for India; exercise a high degree of caution and avoid some areas. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Bhubaneswar, India is March, followed by June and December. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Bhubaneswar in September. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.
Estimated Tourism by Month
Most Popular Months to Visit
Overall Bhubaneswar Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel very warm. Highs range from 101.6°F (38.7°C) and 95°F (35°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 0 to 4 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.
Summer (June through August)
The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the most precipitation with 10 to 16 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Bhubaneswar, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 91.9°F (33.3°C) and 86.8°F (30.4°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 1 to 13 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is perfect this time of year in Bhubaneswar to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 95°F (35°C) and 82.8°F (28.2°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: consistently 1 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.