The best times to visit Cochin for ideal weather are

December 3rd to April 1st

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.


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Weather in Cochin

Temperature

Average temperatures in Cochin vary very little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot all year with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 11th 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 Cochin, the hottest months are April, May, and then March. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early May where highs are regularly around 92.4°F (33.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 77.5°F (25.3°C) at night.

Cochin Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Cochin Temperatures (Celsius)

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“Feels-Like” Temperatures

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.

Cochin Perceived Temperature (F)

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Cochin Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Cochin 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.

Show Fahrenheit

MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
Jan90.381.573
Feb90.882.674.7
Mar91.784.377.2
Apr92.184.577.1
May91.484.377.6
Jun88.380.875
Jul86.879.774.1
Aug86.88074.8
Sep87.580.774.8
Oct88.781.475
Nov89.681.774.7
Dec90.381.974.2

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan32.427.522.8
Feb32.728.123.7
Mar33.229.125.1
Apr33.429.225.1
May3329.125.3
Jun31.327.123.9
Jul30.426.523.4
Aug30.426.723.8
Sep30.827.123.8
Oct31.527.423.9
Nov3227.623.7
Dec32.427.723.4


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Cochin are January, February, and then December. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late January and early February. For example, on the week of January 29th 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 5 days of significant precipitation the week of July 16th.

When can you find snow in Cochin? 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.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Cochin.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Cochin (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan3%00.5
Feb4%01.6
Mar11%02.6
Apr28%06.9
May32%09.1
Jun72%024.7
Jul73%021
Aug52%012.7
Sep53%015.5
Oct46%012.7
Nov28%07.7
Dec7%01

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan301.3
Feb404.1
Mar1106.6
Apr28017.5
May32023.1
Jun72062.7
Jul73053.3
Aug52032.3
Sep53039.4
Oct46032.3
Nov28019.6
Dec702.5

 

Humidity and Wind

Cochin has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is January (62% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (84.8%).

Wind in Cochin is usually calm. The windiest month is May, followed by August and April. May’s average wind speed of around 4.8 knots (5.5 MPH or 8.9 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early April where average top sustained speeds reach 11.6 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Cochin.

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Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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Max Sustained Wind
Average Daily Wind

Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan4Light breeze10.5Gentle breeze
Feb4.3Light breeze11.1Significant breeze
Mar4.5Light breeze11Gentle breeze
Apr4.6Light breeze11.1Significant breeze
May4.8Light breeze10.9Gentle breeze
Jun4.4Light breeze10.2Gentle breeze
Jul4.5Light breeze10.5Gentle breeze
Aug4.7Light breeze10.6Gentle breeze
Sep4.6Light breeze10.4Gentle breeze
Oct4.3Light breeze10.4Gentle breeze
Nov3.8Barely noticeable9.3Gentle breeze
Dec3.8Barely noticeable9.3Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan62%
Feb64.7%
Mar68.7%
Apr72.2%
May75.1%
Jun84%
Jul84.8%
Aug83%
Sep80.8%
Oct78.3%
Nov75%
Dec68.4%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Cochin?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe, but with extra warnings in a few regions. As of Oct 07, 2019 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. This advisory was last updated on Sep 19, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Cochin, India is July, followed by March and September. 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 Cochin in June. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is slightly extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 64.3 in June means 64.3% of the tourists vs. July.


Overall Cochin Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 92.4°F (33.6°C) and 90°F (32.2°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 10 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is fairly slow for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

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 16 to 23 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Cochin, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 90°F (32.2°C) and 87°F (30.6°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a good amount: 8 to 16 days per month. Tourism is the busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be higher priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is perfect this time of year in Cochin to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 91.1°F (32.8°C) and 89.6°F (32°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 1 to 2 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.

 

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