Best Time To Visit Jaisalmer
Depending on what you want to do and what is your travel budget, here’s a monthly breakup of Jaisalmer’s climatic conditions so that you can easily plan when to go:
November to March: These months constitute the winter season in Jaisalmer. It is also an ideal time to visit Jaisalmer. Sightseeing and other outdoor activities like camel ride, desert safari are more enjoyable during this time as the maximum temperature does not go beyond 24 degree Celsius. Evenings are cooler and at night, the temperature can further drop down to 7 or 8 degree Celsius in the desert area, especially in the months of December and January.
April to August: These months are the hottest in the year as they constitute the summer season. Temperatures can vary from 42 to 25 degree Celsius during this time. Afternoons can be quite hot for sightseeing and other tourist activities. Make sure you carry a strong sunscreen and wear light cotton clothes, if travelling during summers. An off-season, this time allows budget travellers to make the most of the attractive deals offered by the many hotels in Jaisalmer.
September to October: Although these months constitute the monsoon period in Jaisalmer, very little rain is observed in this area. The rainfall is low and on some days, there will be no rainfall. The little amount of rainfall increases humidity in the overall weather of Jaisalmer. However, October witnesses pleasant weather when evenings become cooler. Also, it is during this month, the tourist season starts and the city might get crowded.