Historical Weather of Veraval in Jan
CHECK 7 DAYS FORECAST FOR VERAVAL
Total in wettest month
14.2 mm (1945)
Heaviest rain in 24 hours
12.9 mm (30th 1926)
The cluttered and chaotic getaway to Somnath, Veraval is a large coastal industrial center in Gujarat. The Somnath Temple located near Veraval in Saurashtra is the first among the twelve Jyotirlinga shrines of Lord Shiva. Known for its fisheries, Veraval is one of India’s major fishing ports. Irrespective of the weather, the city is constantly bustling with boat building. It was also the major seaport for Mecca pilgrims before the rise of Surat. Veraval also has extensive stretch of exotic beaches that are unoccupied and are free of tourists.
Seasons in Veraval
Winters in Veraval
The moderately cold winter starts from November and lasts till February in Veraval. The temperature ranges between 10°C and 30°C. Winter is also the best time to visit Veraval.
Summers in Veraval
Veraval witnesses summer from March till June. Day temperatures range between 24°C and 35°C. The beaches become a must visit during summer season for tourists here.
Monsoon in Veraval
The town is bestowed with heavy rainfall during July to September. Due to excessive rain, the climate in Veraval becomes highly humid during monsoon season.
Places to see in Veraval
Veraval is well linked by rail and so reaching the place is not a problem. Pristine beaches, lineage of royal family by way of palaces, old cinema halls to experience movie watching under the sky and plethora of temples make Veraval a tourist attraction. Junagadh Gate, one of the major Veraval attractions located in Somanth, is the major gateway to the town of Veraval as well as Somnath. The Nawabi Palace in Veraval is famous for its gothic features. And not to forget the famous Somnath temple and Balukha Tirtha. Moreover, once you feel famished after your tiring journey, do try the local Dhokla and Khaman in local shops around each temple.