The kodaikkanal climate is pleasant and cool through out the year. kdoaikkanal hill station have temperate subtropical climate. the temperature in kodaikkanal changes from very cold to moderate cold. the temperature varies between 11 and 20 degrees during summer season. the winter is too cold in kodaikkanal. the temperature changes between 8 and 17 degrees. during this season, the temperature may fall below 0 degrees . the annual rainfall occur between the months of june and september. the north retreating monsoon cause rainfall in kodaikkanal. the annual rain fall is about 1650 mm. the best time to visit kodaikkanal lies between march and june.
kodaikkanal is one of beautiful hill station in india. it is about 2133 m above sea level. thousands of tourist are coming here in every year. climate in kodaikkanal is very suit for tourism, the not much variation in temperature from summer to winter. kodaikkanal is very much famous for fruits and plantations. like munnar in kerala , it is also famous for kurinji flowers, the blooming of flower occurs once in twelve years. kodaikkanal lake covers an area of about 24 hectares.boating is available here.
kodaikkanal in one look
area: 21 sq km
climate: summer 20 degree C
winter: 12 degree C
rainfall: 165 cms.
here you can see more than 300 varities of orchids. it is one of the best orchidoriums in india. it is about 5 km away from kodaikkanal.
it is about 20 km away from kodaikkanal town. it is located in a valley area
kuriji andavar temple
the temple is dedicated to lord muruga. from here you get a clear view of palani hills and northern plains. it is about 3 km away from kodaikkanal town.
Kodaikkanal is also known as “The prices of hill stations”. Kodaikkanal has a very fine climate with not much variation between summer and winter . you can see abundant plantations of plums, one of the major attraction in kodaikkanal is kurinji flowers which blooms one in twelve years.
Another important sight scene is “kodai ladke “, which is famous for boating. A park namely Brypt park is at the heart of the town which consists of 325 species of trees and shrubs . the mains export flowers like orchids are exported from here,
Some other attractions in kodaikkanal is coakers walk , kuriji andavar temple, shoal falls, fillar rock , flora and fauna museums,