The best times to visit Gokarna for ideal weather are
November 19th to May 13th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Gokarna Travel Guide
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Weather in Gokarna
Average temperatures in Gokarna vary very little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot all year with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 18th 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 Gokarna, the hottest months are May, April, and then March. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early May where highs are regularly around 94°F (34.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 77.8°F (25.4°C) at night.
Gokarna Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Gokarna 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.
Gokarna Perceived Temperature (F)
Gokarna Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Gokarna 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 Gokarna 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 early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late July with an average of 6 days of significant precipitation the week of July 23rd.
When can you find snow in Gokarna? 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 Gokarna.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Gokarna (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
Gokarna has some extremely humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is December (55.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (90.4%).
Wind in Gokarna is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is June, followed by July and December. June’s average wind speed of around 2 knots (2.3 MPH or 3.6 KPH) is considered “light air.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in mid June where average top sustained speeds reach 4.8 knots, which is considered a light breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Gokarna.
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||1.6||Barely noticeable||3.4||Barely noticeable|
|Feb||1.5||Barely noticeable||3.2||Barely noticeable|
|Mar||1.6||Barely noticeable||3.3||Barely noticeable|
|Apr||1.6||Barely noticeable||3.2||Barely noticeable|
|May||1.6||Barely noticeable||3.3||Barely noticeable|
|Jun||2||Barely noticeable||4.1||Light breeze|
|Jul||1.8||Barely noticeable||3.7||Barely noticeable|
|Aug||1.4||Barely noticeable||3||Barely noticeable|
|Sep||1.4||Barely noticeable||3.1||Barely noticeable|
|Oct||1.3||Barely noticeable||2.9||Barely noticeable|
|Nov||1.6||Barely noticeable||3.4||Barely noticeable|
|Dec||1.7||Barely noticeable||3.7||Barely noticeable|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Gokarna?
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 Gokarna, India is November, followed by December and May. 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 Gokarna 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 Gokarna Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 93.3°F (34.1°C) and 90.7°F (32.6°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 1 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 comfortable. These months see the most precipitation with 22 to 27 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Gokarna, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 94°F (34.4°C) and 85°F (29.4°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 3 to 18 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 Gokarna to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 94°F (34.4°C) and 91.2°F (32.9°C). On average, it rains or snows a insignificant amount: consistently 0 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.