The best times to visit Tumkur for ideal weather are

mid-January

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

  • Safety
  • The busiest and least popular months
  • Overall travel experience by time of year
  • Weather in Tumkur

    Temperature

    Average temperatures in Tumkur vary very little and are too warm to be considered temperate for most. The area is in the bottom 1 percent of tourist destinations for pleasant weather. 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 97.7°F (36.5°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 75.7°F (24.3°C) at night.

    Tumkur Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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    Low

    Tumkur Temperatures (Celsius)

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    High
    Average
    Low

    “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.

    Tumkur Perceived Temperature (F)

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    Tumkur Perceived Temperature (C)

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    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.

    Show Fahrenheit

    Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
    Jan 87.5 76.8 66.9
    Feb 91.4 79.8 68.6
    Mar 95.2 83.4 72.4
    Apr 97.2 84.9 75.4
    May 94.8 83.6 75
    Jun 90.4 80.5 73.6
    Jul 88.7 79 72.5
    Aug 89.3 79.1 72.5
    Sep 90.4 79.9 72.7
    Oct 89.4 79.4 72.3
    Nov 86.6 77.7 70.6
    Dec 85.9 76.4 68.3

    Show Celsius

    Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
    Jan 30.8 24.9 19.4
    Feb 33 26.6 20.3
    Mar 35.1 28.6 22.4
    Apr 36.2 29.4 24.1
    May 34.9 28.7 23.9
    Jun 32.4 26.9 23.1
    Jul 31.5 26.1 22.5
    Aug 31.8 26.2 22.5
    Sep 32.4 26.6 22.6
    Oct 31.9 26.3 22.4
    Nov 30.3 25.4 21.4
    Dec 29.9 24.7 20.2

     
    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 Tumkur.

    Key
    Days with precipitation

    Snow on the Ground

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

    Key
    Snow depth

    Average Rain and Snow by Month

    Show Inches

    Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
    Jan 1.4 0 0
    Feb 4.3 0 0.03
    Mar 5.7 0 0.01
    Apr 15.7 0 0.05
    May 21.4 0 0.09
    Jun 24.3 0 0.03
    Jul 28.6 0 0.03
    Aug 30 0 0.05
    Sep 25.7 0 0.06
    Oct 41.4 0 0.21
    Nov 35.7 0 0.15
    Dec 15.7 0 0.04

    Show Centimeters

    Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
    Jan 1.4 0 0
    Feb 4.3 0 0.08
    Mar 5.7 0 0.03
    Apr 15.7 0 0.13
    May 21.4 0 0.23
    Jun 24.3 0 0.08
    Jul 28.6 0 0.08
    Aug 30 0 0.13
    Sep 25.7 0 0.15
    Oct 41.4 0 0.53
    Nov 35.7 0 0.38
    Dec 15.7 0 0.1
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    Humidity and Wind

    Tumkur has slightly low to average humidity compared to most tourist destinations. The least humid month is February (42.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (70%).

    Wind in Tumkur is usually moderate. The windiest month is July, followed by June and August. July’s average wind speed of around 9.1 knots (10.5 MPH or 16.9 KPH) is considered “gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early June where average top sustained speeds reach 14.1 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

    Relative Humidity (%)

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

    Key
    Avg. Relative Humidity

    Wind

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

    Key
    Max Sustained Wind
    Average Daily Wind

    Average Wind Speeds

    Show Wind Speeds

    All wind speeds are in knots.

    Month Avg. Wind Meaning (Beaufort) Avg. Maximum Sustained Wind Meaning (Beufort)
    Jan 3.9 light air 8.1 a gentle breeze
    Feb 4.4 a light breeze 8.8 a gentle breeze
    Mar 4.8 a light breeze 9.2 a gentle breeze
    Apr 5 a light breeze 9.5 a gentle breeze
    May 6.8 a light breeze 11.5 a gentle breeze
    Jun 8.9 a gentle breeze 13.3 a moderate breeze
    Jul 9.1 a gentle breeze 13 a gentle breeze
    Aug 8.3 a gentle breeze 12.4 a moderate breeze
    Sep 7.7 a gentle breeze 12.2 a gentle breeze
    Oct 4.8 a light breeze 9.4 a gentle breeze
    Nov 3.4 light air 7.8 a gentle breeze
    Dec 3.8 light air 8.2 a gentle breeze

    Show Relative Humidity by Month

    Month Avg. Relative Humidity
    Jan 49.5
    Feb 42.6
    Mar 43.2
    Apr 52.7
    May 61.4
    Jun 66.4
    Jul 68.9
    Aug 70
    Sep 66.6
    Oct 67.9
    Nov 67.5
    Dec 61.5

     

    Is it Safe to Travel to Tumkur?

    As of 6/21/2017 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.
     

    Overall Tumkur Travel Experience by Season

    Spring (March through May)

    Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel very warm. Highs range from 97.7°F (36.5°C) and 93.7°F (34.3°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Spring is slow/unreported 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. June – August is slow/unreported season for tourism in Tumkur, so lodging and other accommodations may cost as much as usual.

    Fall (September through November)

    Fall daily highs range from 91.5°F (33.1°C) and 85.1°F (29.5°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. Tourism is slow/unreported during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be normally 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 92.3°F (33.5°C) and 84.6°F (29.2°C). These times of year are slow/unreported with tourists.