The hottest month in Maharashtra is November when the average maximum temperature is 33°, average temperature is 28° and average minimum temperature is 23°.
The coolest month in Maharashtra is January when the average maximum temperature is 30°, average temperature is 25° and average minimum temperature is 20°.
The longest days in Maharashtra are in June, with an average of 13.1 hours of daylight per day. December has the shortest days with an average of 11.1 hours of daylight per day.
The sunniest days in Maharashtra are in March which has the most hours of sunshine per day with an average of 10.6 hours of sunshine per day, making it a very sunny and pleasant month with long bright days. July has the least sunshine with an average of 5.4 hours of sunshine per day, making it a sunny month that is overcast at times.
The ultraviolet index is the highest in April when it reaches 14.2 and lowest in December when it reaches 8.6.
An ultraviolet index reading above 11 indicates an extreme risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Unprotected skin risks burning in less than 10 minutes. Take all precautions because unprotected skin and eyes can burn in minutes. Tanning will be safest before 10am and after 4pm but only with a good application of sun screen. For those with sensitive skin stay in the shade and wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.
The warmest sea water temperatures in Maharashtra are found in April when they peak at 30° and lowest in January when they dip to 27°.
The sea is excellent for swimming all year round as the water temperature is very warm and ideal for relaxing and swimming for the whole day.
The wettest month in Maharashtra is July with 207.8cm of rain and the most days of rain with 24.9 days with some rain, a very wet time to visit the beach.
The driest month in Maharashtra is January with 0cm of rain and February has the fewest days of rain with 0.2 days with some rain, an extremely dry time to visit the beach.
The most humid month in Maharashtra is June with a dew point (an indicator of humidity) of 26° which is very uncomfortable and fairly oppressive unless you are on a beach. At night you would most likely require airconditioning.
The least humid month in Maharashtra is January with a dew point of 18° which is OK for most but slightly uncomfortable for some.
The most windy month in Maharashtra is July when the average maximum windspeed is 27kmh and the average wind speed is 15kmh.
The least windy month in Maharashtra is December when the average maximum windspeed is 17kmh and the average wind speed is 6kmh.