The best time to visit Pemagatshel is from October to November, during which, one can enjoy the unadulterated natural charm of this pristine land. This is also the ideal time to visit in order to indulge in the numerous outdoor activities offered here.
Fringed by lush green forests of broadleaves and coniferous trees and adorned with the best nature’s beauty, Pemagastshel in Bhutan is a year round travel destination.
The south-eastern dzongkhag of Pemagatshel is characterized by its warm and temperate climate which beckons it can be visited all year round.
Climate in Pemagatshel
Summer Season (April-June)
The summer season begins in Pemagatshel in late April and continues till June. With the mercury not rising above 25°C, the weather here remains pleasant during the summers. For tourists traveling from hot and humid places, Pemagatshel provides perfect respite from the scorching heat and promises a rejuvenating vacation in the lap of nature.
Monsoon Season (July-September)
While this region experiences occasional drizzles during the months of April and May, it is not until July when this place gets covered by a thick blanket of monsoon clouds. The temperature varies from 15°C to 30°C and the whole region becomes a photographer’s delight with its luxuriant landscape.
Winter Season (November-February)
November marks the beginning of the winter season in Pemagatshel and it stays till February. The southern regions of Bhutan experience mild winters and Pemagatshel is no exception. The average temperature remains below 15°C during this season. For trekking enthusiasts and adventure buffs, this is the ideal time to visit this charming destination. With a cool breeze blowing throughout the day, Pemagatshel comes alive and fills you with peace and contentment. January is the coldest month of the year in Pemagatshel with the temperature ranging from 7°C to 14°C.