Summer is sultry and windy from the middle of May to September. The maximum temperature is 38 degree centigrade and the minimum is 24 degree Centigrade.
Pobitora is in that part of Assam, which experiences sub-tropical type of climate. The rains are quite high and the humidity is generally around 95 percent. The months of April to August get the rains.
Winter season is mild and during the months of November to middle of February. The maximum temperature is around 20 degrees centigrade and minimum is 9 degree centigrade. This is also the best time to visit Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary.
The nearest airport is Guwahati airport which is located at a distance of 65 Km from Pabitora wildlife reserve. One can hire a cab from Guwahati airport to reach Pobitora.
Guwahati is the main railway station that is close to the Pobitora Wildlife sanctuary located at a distance of 48 Km (2 hr drive).
From Guwahati through Chandrapur, or via NH37 one can reach Pobitora by car or even by bus.
Best places to visit near Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary are:
Located in the foothills of the Eastern Himalayas. situated at a distance of 200 km from Pobitora, Nameri National Park is a Heaven for wildlife lovers. The Park covers an area of 1000 sq. km of deciduous forest interspersed with semi-evergreen and evergreen flora, cane and bamboo brakes and narrow strips of open grassland. river rafting, angling and trekking are major attractions of Nameri.
Situated at a distance of 35 km from Guwahati, Sualkuchi is a beautiful place regarded as the 'Manchester of the east'. This small place is famous for the elusive Assamese silk. The entire process of silk manufacturing, starting from the early stages of cocoons to spinning, dyeing and weaving into exquisite mekhela chaddar, can be seen in the numerous cottage industries and indigenous workshops here.
The popular hill town Shillong is also located very close to Pobitora. Don't miss visiting the beautiful hill town Shillong and Cherrapunji while your visit in Northeast India. The hilly terrain of Shillong is covered with blue hills, lush green valleys, winding lanes and splendid waterfalls.