Best Time to Visit Uttarakhand

Due to the diversity of topography in Uttarakhand, it remains accessible to tourists throughout the year. However, seasons of summer and winter are the most favourable. The summer season makes it an ideal time to find respite from the heat in other parts of the country and relish activities like trekking. On the other side, winters in Uttarakhand are perfect to enjoy the beauty of the state all blanketed by the snow.


The weather during summer season remains moderate in some places, whereas some towns and villages in the upper realm stay untouched from the heat of the sun. The temperature in summer in Uttarakhand ranges 20°C to 40°C (in Terai Region of the state) and April to June are the months of summer. It is during this time, a lot of devotees also perform the pilgrimage. The season is also ideal for trekking


During the period of July to September, the monsoon season marks the state of Uttarakhand. The temperature of Uttarakhand in monsoon ranges between 15°C and 25°C and the place receives heavy rainfall during this time. Thus, it is advisable to check the weather forecast before planning a trip.


During the winter season, Uttarakhand looks most scenic as it snows at several places in the state. The temperature usually ranges between 0°C and 15°C. Additionally, October to March is considered as the months of winters in Uttarakhand. The weather during these months is chilly and snowfall is quite obvious.

Uttarakhand Travel Information at a Glance