Kerala climate guide

Temperature in Kerala (°C)

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Max temperature (daytime)
31°C maximum daytime temperature in January in Kerala (Cochin)31
32°C maximum daytime temperature in February in Kerala (Cochin)32
32°C maximum daytime temperature in March in Kerala (Cochin)32
33°C maximum daytime temperature in April in Kerala (Cochin)33
31°C maximum daytime temperature in May in Kerala (Cochin)31
29°C maximum daytime temperature in June in Kerala (Cochin)29
28°C maximum daytime temperature in July in Kerala (Cochin)28
28°C maximum daytime temperature in August in Kerala (Cochin)28
29°C maximum daytime temperature in September in Kerala (Cochin)29
30°C maximum daytime temperature in October in Kerala (Cochin)30
31°C maximum daytime temperature in November in Kerala (Cochin)31
31°C maximum daytime temperature in December in Kerala (Cochin)31
Min temperature (night-time)
22°C minimum night-time temperature in January in Kerala (Cochin)22
23°C minimum night-time temperature in February in Kerala (Cochin)23
24°C minimum night-time temperature in March in Kerala (Cochin)24
25°C minimum night-time temperature in April in Kerala (Cochin)25
25°C minimum night-time temperature in May in Kerala (Cochin)25
24°C minimum night-time temperature in June in Kerala (Cochin)24
23°C minimum night-time temperature in July in Kerala (Cochin)23
23°C minimum night-time temperature in August in Kerala (Cochin)23
23°C minimum night-time temperature in September in Kerala (Cochin)23
23°C minimum night-time temperature in October in Kerala (Cochin)23
23°C minimum night-time temperature in November in Kerala (Cochin)23
22°C minimum night-time temperature in December in Kerala (Cochin)22
Sea temperature
28°C sea temperature in January in Kerala (Cochin)28
28°C sea temperature in February in Kerala (Cochin)28
29°C sea temperature in March in Kerala (Cochin)29
30°C sea temperature in April in Kerala (Cochin)30
30°C sea temperature in May in Kerala (Cochin)30
28°C sea temperature in June in Kerala (Cochin)28
26°C sea temperature in July in Kerala (Cochin)26
26°C sea temperature in August in Kerala (Cochin)26
27°C sea temperature in September in Kerala (Cochin)27
28°C sea temperature in October in Kerala (Cochin)28
28°C sea temperature in November in Kerala (Cochin)28
28°C sea temperature in December in Kerala (Cochin)28

Sunshine & Daylight in Kerala

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Daily hours of sunshine
9 hours of sunshine per day (76% of daylight hours) in January in Kerala9
9 hours of sunshine per day (76% of daylight hours) in February in Kerala9
9 hours of sunshine per day (72% of daylight hours) in March in Kerala9
8 hours of sunshine per day (66% of daylight hours) in April in Kerala8
7 hours of sunshine per day (57% of daylight hours) in May in Kerala7
5 hours of sunshine per day (37% of daylight hours) in June in Kerala5
5 hours of sunshine per day (38% of daylight hours) in July in Kerala5
5 hours of sunshine per day (42% of daylight hours) in August in Kerala5
6 hours of sunshine per day (48% of daylight hours) in September in Kerala6
6 hours of sunshine per day (51% of daylight hours) in October in Kerala6
6 hours of sunshine per day (54% of daylight hours) in November in Kerala6
7 hours of sunshine per day (64% of daylight hours) in December in Kerala7
Daily hours of daylight
12 hours of daylight per day in January in Kerala (Cochin)12
12 hours of daylight per day in February in Kerala (Cochin)12
12 hours of daylight per day in March in Kerala (Cochin)12
12 hours of daylight per day in April in Kerala (Cochin)12
13 hours of daylight per day in May in Kerala (Cochin)13
13 hours of daylight per day in June in Kerala (Cochin)13
13 hours of daylight per day in July in Kerala (Cochin)13
12 hours of daylight per day in August in Kerala (Cochin)12
12 hours of daylight per day in September in Kerala (Cochin)12
12 hours of daylight per day in October in Kerala (Cochin)12
12 hours of daylight per day in November in Kerala (Cochin)12
12 hours of daylight per day in December in Kerala (Cochin)12

Rainfall in Kerala

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Number of days with some rain
1 day with some rainfall in January in Kerala (Cochin)1
1 day with some rainfall in February in Kerala (Cochin)1
2 days with some rainfall in March in Kerala (Cochin)2
6 days with some rainfall in April in Kerala (Cochin)6
9 days with some rainfall in May in Kerala (Cochin)9
21 days with some rainfall in June in Kerala (Cochin)21
22 days with some rainfall in July in Kerala (Cochin)22
18 days with some rainfall in August in Kerala (Cochin)18
13 days with some rainfall in September in Kerala (Cochin)13
11 days with some rainfall in October in Kerala (Cochin)11
6 days with some rainfall in November in Kerala (Cochin)6
3 days with some rainfall in December in Kerala (Cochin)3
Average monthly rainfall (mm)
6 mm monthly rainfall in January in Kerala (Cochin)6
24 mm monthly rainfall in February in Kerala (Cochin)24
37 mm monthly rainfall in March in Kerala (Cochin)37
107 mm monthly rainfall in April in Kerala (Cochin)107
284 mm monthly rainfall in May in Kerala (Cochin)284
752 mm monthly rainfall in June in Kerala (Cochin)752
848 mm monthly rainfall in July in Kerala (Cochin)848
514 mm monthly rainfall in August in Kerala (Cochin)514
316 mm monthly rainfall in September in Kerala (Cochin)316
310 mm monthly rainfall in October in Kerala (Cochin)310
155 mm monthly rainfall in November in Kerala (Cochin)155
42 mm monthly rainfall in December in Kerala (Cochin)42

More climate for Kerala

  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
UV Index (Maximum)
UV (maximum) index 11 (Extreme) in January in Kerala (Cochin)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in February in Kerala (Cochin)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in March in Kerala (Cochin)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in April in Kerala (Cochin)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in May in Kerala (Cochin)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in June in Kerala (Cochin)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in July in Kerala (Cochin)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in August in Kerala (Cochin)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in September in Kerala (Cochin)11
UV (maximum) index 11+ (Extreme) in October in Kerala (Cochin)11
UV (maximum) index 10 (Very High) in November in Kerala (Cochin)10
UV (maximum) index 10 (Very High) in December in Kerala (Cochin)10
Heat & Humidity
High heat & humidity in January in Kerala (Cochin)H
Very high heat & humidity in February in Kerala (Cochin)VH
Very high heat & humidity in March in Kerala (Cochin)VH
Very high heat & humidity in April in Kerala (Cochin)VH
Very high heat & humidity in May in Kerala (Cochin)VH
High heat & humidity in June in Kerala (Cochin)H
High heat & humidity in July in Kerala (Cochin)H
High heat & humidity in August in Kerala (Cochin)H
High heat & humidity in September in Kerala (Cochin)H
High heat & humidity in October in Kerala (Cochin)H
High heat & humidity in November in Kerala (Cochin)H
High heat & humidity in December in Kerala (Cochin)H

Note: 0 = None, L = Low, M = Moderate, H = High, VH = Very high, E = Extreme

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The climate guide for Kerala, represented by Cochin, shows long term monthly weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.

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