Punjab, India

Punjab, India
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by Oleg Yunakov
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Attractions

Hotels

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Tours & Activities

Climate & Best time to visit Punjab

Climate in Punjab:

Number of rainy days:

J Jan
F Feb
M Mar
A Apr
M May
J Jun
J Jul
A Aug
S Sep
O Oct
N Nov
D Dec
2
3
2
2
2
5
8
7
4
1
1
1

Best time to visit Punjab:

Summer (March to June): Summers in Punjab are typically hot and dry. Daytime temperatures often soar between 35-45°C (95-113°F), especially during May and June. It's a dry and scorching season.

Monsoon (July to September): Punjab receives some rainfall during the monsoon season, but it's not as significant as in other parts of India. The region might experience occasional showers or thunderstorms during this period.

Post-Monsoon (October to November): After the monsoon, the weather becomes more comfortable with temperatures ranging from 20-30°C (68-86°F). It's a pleasant time for outdoor activities and tourism.

Winter (December to February): Winters in Punjab are cool and can sometimes get chilly, particularly in the northern regions. Daytime temperatures range between 5-20°C (41-68°F), and nights can be colder. It's the peak tourist season with pleasant weather for sightseeing.

Money & Prices

Currency in India:

Indian rupee (INR)

How expensive is a trip to Punjab?

Eating out:
Simple meal:
3.12 USD
Fast food meal:
4.33 USD
Mid-range meal:
7.26 USD
Bottle of water:
0.24 USD
Soft drink:
0.45 USD
Cappuccino:
1.99 USD
Local Beer:
2.29 USD
Transportation:
Public transport - one way ticket:
0.44 USD
Taxi - 1km:
0.37 USD
Accommodation:
Refer to the Hotels section for the most up-to-date accommodation prices.
* Prices are approximate. Make sure to check the latest exchange rates when planning your trip.

General information

India general information:

Electricity:
Voltage: 230 V, Frequency: 50 Hz
Sockets:
  • Type C (European 2-pin)
  • Type D (Old British 3-pin)

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