Jodhpur is a city where time seems to have stopped. As you roam around, your ears are treated to the faint melody of folk music. Jodhpur is often called the ‘Blue City’ because of the bright blue paint covering much of the buildings of the old city.
Mehrangarh Fort with its sandstone walls looms over the city like a golden crown. When the sun rises, myriad people come together to celebrate the colour and culture that is symbolic of Jodhpur. And when it sets, the sombre music of life fills the hearts of all who experience it.
The city is a true representation of Rajasthani culture and offers a perfect blend of history, adventure, and entertainment. With its colourful and buzzing markets, Jodhpur is a must-visit shopping hub as well.
Travel plans should be made keeping the local weather in mind. The best time to visit Jodhpur is October to February. The tourist season lasts from October to February. Let’s check out the seasonal conditions in Jodhpur so you can plan your holiday better.
1. Weather In Jodhpur From March to June
Jodhpur is located in the heart of Rajasthan. Being near the desert, the days are much warmer than the nights throughout the seasons. The weather is pleasant for the most part of the year but builds up to an extremely hot summer, though some attractions can still be enjoyed.
March to June marks the summer season. The days are hot and dry, and the temperature can rise to 50 °C. March, however, is pleasant in the evenings since the actual summer heat sets in only from April. It could be the ideal season for you to visit if you are planning to stay indoors. However, summer is not the best time to visit Jodhpur.
Yes, Jodhpur does offer many attractions indoors as well. The colourful Holi festival is the prime attraction of this season. The Holi celebrations in Jodhpur will make a visit worthwhile. You and your family can look forward to royal treatment at the Umaid Bhavan Palace. Go for a walk amidst the lush gardens of the Masuria Hills. You can also go shopping in the streets of the old city and pick colourful souvenirs to take back home.
It is recommended you carry and use sunscreen and drink plenty of fluids if you plan to wander about and see the city in the day during this season.
2. Weather In Jodhpur From July to September
Jodhpur experiences light showers during the monsoon months of July to September. It is an unparalleled experience to see the city drenched with the raindrops falling and reflecting the blue colour of the city. Watching the walls of the buildings glistening with droplets is a very satisfying experience. The view of the lake only adds to the beauty.
The weather in Jodhpur is comfortable, temperature ranges from 24 °C to 37 °C. The days are much cooler than in summers, though humidity does stay high. Evenings are much more pleasant and if you love the rain you will enjoy vacationing here during these months. The tourist crowd generally begins to arrive during winter, so you can enjoy your holiday in peace. This is the best time to visit Jodhpur if you want to avoid crowd and enjoy pleasant weather.
Mehrangarh Fort is a must-visit during this time as it offers a breathtaking view of the entire city. The high altitude gives a 360-degree view of the blue canvas that people of all ages will enjoy. You could also enjoy a performance of the folk dance ‘kalbeliya’ – its beauty increases manifold in the rain.
3. Weather In Jodhpur From October to February
The best time to visit Jodhpur is during the winter season, when everything is more comfortable and accessible than ever. The weather in Jodhpur is pleasant, ranging from 7 °C to 25 °C. The days are warm; paired with a cool breeze; it is the perfect weather for staying out. The nights are a little chilly, but that’s something a simple sweater or shawl will fix.
During the winter months, the weather in Jodhpur is very pleasant. You can experience cool winds under a warm sun. The nights can become a little chilly though. It is the best time to experience this colourful city. So, while making plans with family, it is essential you are aware of the local weather conditions of your travel destination for a convenient and comfortable holiday.
Take a walk through Phool Mahal, shop your way through the many bazaars, or go zip-lining at Mehrangarh Fort; these are all engaging experiences. Also, try out the traditional Rajasthani cuisine in the main city and attend the festivals conducted at the Jaswant Thada Museum.
Jodhpur is one of the best place to visit in Rajasthan. Get a detailed information about Rajasthan tourism such as best time to visit, places to visit and things to do in Rajasthan.
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