Historical Weather of Cuttack in Jan
CHECK 7 DAYS FORECAST FOR CUTTACK
Total in wettest month
120.7 mm (1967)
Heaviest rain in 24 hours
99.9 mm (8th 1967)
Cuttack is the former capital and second largest city of the state of Odisha. Also known as the 'Millennium City' or the 'Silver City', Cuttack is famous for its unique silver filigree works (Tarakasi), and woven textiles. It is also famous for its Dussehra celebrations. The seasons here could be divided into three main seasons. Summer, Monsoon and winter.
Seasons in Cuttack
Winters in Cuttack
The winter season from November to February is characterized by mild temperatures and occasional showers. Temperatures may fall below 10°C in winter.
Summers in Cuttack
Summers in Cuttack are hot and humid. It starts in March and lasts till June with an average maximum temperature of 40°C and a minimum of 22°C. Cuttack is also prone to thunderstorms during this period.
Monsoon in Cuttack
The monsoon months are from July to October when the city receives most of its rainfall from the South West Monsoon. The annual rainfall is around 144 cm which means it gets really wet.
Places to see in Cuttack
Best time to visit is between November to March. Dusshera, the festival of goddess Durga, is very popular in Cuttack. Idols are adorned with huge amounts of gold and silver, with localities trying to outsmart each other by constructing more attractive idols. Katakchandi temple, Barabati fort and one of the ancient engineering marvels, the Stone Revetment are worth a visit.