The best times to visit Lonavala for ideal weather are
October 22nd to March 11th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Lonavala Travel Guide
Other Lonavala Travel Info
Weather in Lonavala
Average temperatures in Lonavala 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 33rd 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 Lonavala, the hottest months are May, April, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late April where highs are regularly around 102.3°F (39.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 71.1°F (21.7°C) at night.
Lonavala Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Lonavala 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.
Lonavala Perceived Temperature (F)
Lonavala Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Lonavala 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 Lonavala are January, February, and then March. 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 early August with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of July 30th.
When can you find snow in Lonavala? 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 Lonavala.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Lonavala (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
Lonavala has some very humid months, and dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is April (28.8% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (78.5%).
Wind in Lonavala is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is June, followed by May and July. June’s average wind speed of around 3.8 knots (4.4 MPH or 7.1 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 8.5 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Lonavala.
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|
|Feb||1.1||Barely noticeable||3.5||Barely noticeable|
|Mar||1.2||Barely noticeable||3.7||Barely noticeable|
|Apr||1.9||Barely noticeable||4.7||Light breeze|
|May||3.6||Barely noticeable||6.6||Barely noticeable|
|Jun||3.8||Barely noticeable||7.6||Gentle breeze|
|Jul||3.4||Barely noticeable||6.2||Barely noticeable|
|Aug||2.8||Barely noticeable||5.5||Light breeze|
|Sep||1.8||Barely noticeable||4.3||Barely noticeable|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Lonavala?
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 Lonavala, India is September, followed by December and June. 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 Lonavala 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 Lonavala Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 102.3°F (39.1°C) and 92.1°F (33.4°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is nonexistent with roughly 0 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 comfortable. These months see the most precipitation with 7 to 12 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the slowest season for tourism in Lonavala, so lodging and other accommodations may cost less than usual.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 90.3°F (32.4°C) and 83.8°F (28.8°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 1 to 7 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 Lonavala to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 92.6°F (33.7°C) and 85°F (29.4°C). On average, it rains or snows a very small amount: 0 to 1 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.