The weather in Mumbai is dominated by humid and dry seasons. The best time to visit Mumbai is during the months of October and March.
- Winters (November to February) are characterized by considerably low temperatures, with dry and cool weather. The minimum temperature gets down to 10°C. This time is perfect for sightseeing and other tourist activities in Mumbai.
- Summers (March to May) are humid with a hot climate and the maximum temperature reaching up to 40°C. Due to hot weather, most people avoid visiting Mumbai during the summer months.
- Monsoons (June to September) are accompanied by heavy rainfalls with high levels of humidity. Travelling around Mumbai during the monsoon season becomes a little difficult due to rains.
Events & Festivals in Mumbai
It is worth scheduling a visit to Mumbai during one of their fairs or festivals that are held on a grand scale as the city is the most colourful and liveliest at this time. Be prepared for throngs of tourists, both local and foreigners, during this time.