The best times to visit Tumkur for ideal weather are
November 5th 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.
Tumkur Travel Guide
Weather in Tumkur
Average temperatures in Tumkur vary little. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 36th 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 Tumkur, the hottest months are April, May, and then March. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early April where highs are regularly around 94.7°F (34.8°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 72.2°F (22.3°C) at night.
Tumkur Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Tumkur 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.
Tumkur Perceived Temperature (F)
Tumkur Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Tumkur 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 Tumkur 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 to mid January. For example, on the week of January 8th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid to late August with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of August 20th.
When can you find snow in Tumkur? 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 Tumkur.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Tumkur (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
Tumkur has some very humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is March (36.3% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (74%).
Wind in Tumkur is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is July, followed by June and August. July’s average wind speed of around 4.5 knots (5.1 MPH or 8.3 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 mid June where average top sustained speeds reach 7.7 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Tumkur.
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||2.2||Barely noticeable||4||Light breeze|
|Feb||2.3||Barely noticeable||4.1||Light breeze|
|Mar||2||Barely noticeable||3.8||Light breeze|
|Apr||1.8||Barely noticeable||3.7||Barely noticeable|
|May||2.7||Barely noticeable||5||Light breeze|
|Jun||4.4||Light breeze||6.7||Light breeze|
|Jul||4.5||Light breeze||6.6||Light breeze|
|Aug||3.6||Barely noticeable||5.5||Light breeze|
|Sep||3||Barely noticeable||5||Light breeze|
|Oct||1.9||Barely noticeable||3.6||Barely noticeable|
|Nov||1.7||Barely noticeable||3.6||Light breeze|
|Dec||2||Barely noticeable||3.7||Barely noticeable|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Tumkur?
Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe, but with extra warnings in a few regions. As of Jan 18, 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 Tumkur, India is January, followed by May and July. 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 Tumkur 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 Tumkur Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 94.7°F (34.8°C) and 89.4°F (31.9°C) with similar temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 1 to 8 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 moderate precipitation with 6 to 10 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Tumkur, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 85.6°F (29.8°C) and 80.8°F (27.1°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 6 to 10 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 Tumkur to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 91.3°F (32.9°C) and 80.8°F (27.1°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.