Pushkar famously known as the' City of Brahma', is a sister city of Ajmer. Rajasthan holiest city Pushkar is surrounded by desert and snake mountain. It is just 14 kms away from Ajmer is considered as one of the sacred dhams for Hindu devotees. Pushkar, one of the oldest cities of India, lies on the bank of Pushkar Lake. Pushkar is mainly famous for its ancient temples and the Holy Lake. Pushkar word may be derived from word 'Pushkarni means - lake or may be derived from word Pushpa means flower and Kar means hand.
Winters is best suited to visit Pushkar as during that time the temperature ranges from 8 degree celsius to 22 degree celsius. While Novebmber is considered to be the best time to visit Pushkar due the Pushkar fair. Large number of devotees come to take a dip in the Holy Lake of Pushkar during the full moon of November.
Climate of Pushkar is of an extreme desert type. Pushkar weather witnesses wide differences in the day and night temperatures. In the summer time, the days are hot, with the blazing with its full strength. The nighttime is a complete contrast. The nights in Pushkar are pretty cold, even in summers. The average temperature in the summers ranges from 45° C (max) to 25° C (min), approximately. The climatic conditions of Pushkar, Rajasthan in the winter season are quite pleasant.