Historical Weather of Raipur in Jan
CHECK 7 DAYS FORECAST FOR RAIPUR
Total in wettest month
134.4 mm (1943)
Heaviest rain in 24 hours
55.4 mm (22nd 1921)
Sitting in the lap of nature, Raipur is surrounded by Mahanadi river from one side and dense forest on the other. Moreover, Maikal Hills and Bastar Plateau covers the city of Raipur situated in Chhattisgarh. No wonder, if you are looking for a panoramic view of nature then visiting Raipur must be amongst the few top locations on your holiday destinations list. Moreover, the city is christened with a nickname 'rice bowl of India' as it grows hundreds of varieties of rice. Raipur and the surrounding region has become a major provider of coal, steel and aluminium. Winter is the best season to visit Raipur.
Seasons in Raipur
Winters in Raipur
From November till February, winter season sets in Raipur. Temperature ranges between 18°C and 30°C during winter months.
Summers in Raipur
The month of March marks the start of summer season which lasts till May. Temperature ranges between 25°C and 38°C during these months.
Monsoon in Raipur
Raipur eagerly waits for Monsoon, which begins in June and lasts till September. Moderate to heavy rainfall marks the monsoon season in Raipur.
Places to see in Raipur
Picnic spots, temples and religious places, spots for wildlife lovers and travelers make Raipur a favourite tourist destination. Though the city boasts a lot of attractions for tourists, the important ones among them are Doodhadhari temple, Shadani Darbar, Champaran, and Dongargarh. Some of the key picnic spots in and around Raipur are Gandhi Udyan, Budhapara Lake, Nandanvan garden, Burha Talab and Raj Smriti Van. Wildlife lovers will also find plenty of attractions around Raipur including Udanti wildlife sanctuary and Sitanadi wildlife sanctuary.