The weather of Madurai is hot and dry for eight months of the year. The summer months from March to July are the hottest, with temperatures between 26.3 °C to 40 °C. The climate is moderate during the monsoons, which last from August to October, marked by heavy rains and thundershowers. Being located at an equal distance from the mountains and the sea, the monsoon pattern of Madurai is similar to that of Northeast monsoon and Southwest monsoon. The average annual rainfall in the district is around 85.76 cm. Winter sets in during November and lasts till February, when the city experiences fog and dew, but rarely. Temperatures range between 29.6 °C and 18 °C, during this season.
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There are many wildlife sanctuaries in the vicinity of Madurai. Here are ideas to plan an exciting day trip.
Madurai is a foodie’s delight, from tiered dosas, bone-marrow omelette, to chocolate-flavoured idlis, you will be in for a surprise.
What is a holiday without some self-indulgence? Plan a South India tour and make it a shopping excursion.
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