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Climate in Pune


Climate in Pune

Pune has a tropical wet and dry climate. There are four distinct seasons in Pune namely summer, monsoon, autumn and winter.


Pune Seasons







Mar to May

15 deg C to 38 deg C

Heavy thunderstorms with comparatively cooler nights


Jun to Sep

21 deg C to 32 deg C

Moderate rainfall with moderate temperature


Oct to Nov

14 deg C to 32 deg C

Mild and pleasant climate


Dec to Feb

11 deg C to 32 deg C

Chilly winters that demand woolen clothing


Best Time To Visit Pune – September to March



Pune Climate in Summer Season


The summer season in Pune lasts from March to May and the maximum climate at this time is 38 degree Celsius. April is the hottest month. The highest ever recorded in Pune is 43.3 degree Celsius on 30th April 1897. Though summer is hot, the nights are comparatively cooler owing to its high altitude. Sometimes rainfall also occurs with heavy thunderstorms and the humidity is at its maximum level. There is a total sunshine of 2895 hours.



Pune Climate in Winter Season


The winter season in Pune starts in December and lasts till February. January is the coolest month of the year with an average daily minimum temperature of 11 degree Celsius and average daily maximum temperature of 29 degree Celsius. The temperature usually varies between 12 and 36 degree Celsius at this time.


Pune Climate in Monsoon Season


The monsoon season starts in June and ends in September. As Pune is situated on the leeward side of the Western Ghats, it get good amount of rainfall for three months. At this time, the temperature is humid and ranges between 18 degree Celsius and 30 degree Celsius. The average annual rainfall of Pune is 741 mm and it receives rainfall for 68 days on an average per year.



Pune Climate in Autumn Season


The autumn season is very short and it bridges the gap between the monsoon season and winter season. The sun is bright and warm and the temperature is milder at this time. This season is apt for taking morning walks and evening walks.

Last Updated: 25/07/2012

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