The best times to visit Karachi for ideal weather are
November 19th to March 4th
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 Karachi
Average temperatures in Karachi vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a very low chance of rain throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 50th 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 Karachi, the hottest months are June, May, and then July. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid June where highs are regularly around 97.8°F (36.6°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 83.8°F (28.8°C) at night.
Karachi Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Karachi 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.
Karachi Perceived Temperature (F)
Karachi Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Karachi 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 Karachi are May, November, and then October. 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. For example, on the week of January 22nd 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 1 days of significant precipitation the week of July 23rd.
When can you find snow in Karachi? 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 Karachi.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Karachi (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
Karachi has some humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is December (33.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (65.3%).
Wind in Karachi is usually moderate. The windiest month is June, followed by July and May. June’s average wind speed of around 11.4 knots (13.1 MPH or 21.1 KPH) is considered “a moderate breeze.” 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 20 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Karachi.
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||5.3||Light breeze||12.3||Significant breeze|
|Feb||6.2||Light breeze||14.8||Significant breeze|
|Mar||6.7||Light breeze||15.1||Significant breeze|
|Apr||7.9||Gentle breeze||15.6||Significant breeze|
|May||11.1||Significant breeze||18.6||Significant breeze|
|Jun||11.4||Significant breeze||18.8||Strong breeze|
|Jul||11.4||Significant breeze||18.4||Significant breeze|
|Aug||10.4||Gentle breeze||16.8||Significant breeze|
|Sep||8.9||Gentle breeze||16||Significant breeze|
|Oct||5.7||Light breeze||12.4||Significant breeze|
|Nov||4.8||Light breeze||11.6||Significant breeze|
|Dec||5||Light breeze||11.7||Significant breeze|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Karachi?
Our best data indicates this area is somewhat unsafe, especially in some areas. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are strong travel warnings and regional advisories for Pakistan; avoid non-essential travel and all travel to some areas. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Oct 04, 2019.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Karachi, Pakistan is January, followed by March and February. 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 Karachi in August. 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 Karachi Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 97.8°F (36.6°C) and 85.9°F (29.9°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is extremely rare with 0 to 1 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 hot weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the most precipitation with 1 to 3 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Karachi, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 96.6°F (35.9°C) and 87.4°F (30.8°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a barely noticeable amount: 0 to 2 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is perfect this time of year in Karachi to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 85.9°F (29.9°C) and 77.9°F (25.5°C). On average, it rains or snows a very small amount: 0 to 1 times per month. These times of year are the busiest with tourists.