Tucked away in sunny, tropical Kerala is a cool green paradise called Munnar with salubrious climate at all time of the year. Away from heat and dust. Swith the finest tea plantations in the world. One of the best Hill stations in India where you can watch the spectacular beauty of verdant Tea Gardens. Munnar was once the summer resort of the erstwhile British Government in South India. Munnar experiences a moderate and salubrious climate all through the year. Summers (March to May) are pleasant and the temperature ranges a maximum of 25°C to minimum of 15°C. Winters during December to February are cool and temperature comes down to 10°C during this period. Monsoons (June to September) are lovely with pouring rainfalls.
The region in and around Munnar varies in height from 2,000 meters (6,562 ft) to 2,600 meters (8,530 ft) above mean sea level. Munnar enjoys a salubrious climate. The temperature ranges between 10 °C (50 °F) and 0 °C (32 °F) in winter and 8 °C (46.4 °F) and 16 °C (60.8 °F) in summer. The tourist season in Munnar is from August to May. However, even the monsoons are lovely with many streams and rivulets in the area and post drizzle the dew drenched tea gardens looking majestic and heavenly enshrouded in light mist . Also the waterfalls on the way to Munnar which is known for the irresistible charm of its cascading, gorgeous rivulets that splash down the mountain side. The whispering breeze, the lovely sylvan rain forests and the river rich in mineral make an exhilarating experience for those who want to visit the waterfalls which is scintillatingly beautiful and offer a bewitching sight. The fury and beauty of the waterfalls are best watched during monsoon when it attains a phenomenal 400 metres width and falls 80 feet deep down on the waiting rocks.
Munnar has become an all season destination because of the salubrious climate of Munnar.The weather and climate remains pleasant and cool throughout the year. Even during the summer months, the temperature seldom goes beyond 20º C. Therefore, when you travel to Munnar during summer months you will need to carry some light woolen clothes for protection against the cold weather. During winters, the weather and climate of Munnar becomes too cold and sometimes the temperature goes below 0º C. It is, therefore, advised that you should carry heavy woolens to protect yourself from the biting cold. The best time to visit and explore Munnar is between the months of October and May, when the rains are not continuous.