Best Time to Visit Srinagar

Srinagar in Jammu & Kashmir offers calm and pleasant weather throughout the year. However, winters can be chilly & snowy, and this is the best time to visit Srinagar for a holiday vacation to enjoy nature to the fullest.

When to Visit Srinagar for Holidays?

Srinagar is a famous tourist place in Jammu & Kashmir. Srinagar enjoys pleasant summer and monsoon seasons, and snowy winters. Although it can be visited round the year, the best season to visit Srinagar is winter season from October to Feb. Every season in Srinagar has something special to offer their guests. We can classify the Srinagar season as below:

Climate in Srinagar


Summer Season in Srinagar (March till June, Temperature 15°C to 30°C)

The weather during the summer season remains calm and pleasant. The temperature varies from 15°C to 30°C. It is the best time to explore the natural beauty of Srinagar.


Monsoon Season in Srinagar (July to September, Temperature 13°C to 17°C)

Due to its location, Srinagar experiences limited rainfall and does not have a proper monsoon season making it one of the best places to visit in the rainy season in North India.


Winter Season in Srinagar (October to February, Temperature -2°C to 12°C)

Srinagar experiences extreme cold weather during the winter season. The temperature hovers from -2°C to 12°C. It is the best time to visit if you wish to witness and enjoy the snowfall.