Bhutan: Weather, Best time to go, Where to go?

Get the most favorable time to go to Bhutan from average climate conditions in many locations like Phuentsholing or Punakha here.

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When is the best time to go to Bhutan?

When is the best time to go to Bhutan? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • In Bhutan, the weather is at least tolerable in April, May, September and October
  • The best months to go to Thimphu are April, May, June, July, August, September and October
  • On average, the warmest months in Thimphu are June, July, August and September, and the coldest month of the year is January
  • The rainiest months in this city are July and August
  • Phuentsholing is the city with the best climate, with good weather 7 months a year

For information about the climate and the weather city by city in Bhutan for a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

Month Our opinion View Details
very bad to perfect* Bhutan in january
very bad to perfect* Bhutan in february
very bad to perfect* Bhutan in march
tolerable to good* Bhutan in april
tolerable Bhutan in may
very bad to tolerable* Bhutan in june
very bad to tolerable* Bhutan in july
very bad to tolerable* Bhutan in august
tolerable Bhutan in september
tolerable to good* Bhutan in october
bad to perfect* Bhutan in november
very bad to perfect* Bhutan in december

When to go to Bhutan by city

Thimphu

Best time to go to Thimphu

The best months to go to Thimphu are april, may, june, july, august, september and october.

Geylegphug

Best time to go to Geylegphug

The best months to go to Geylegphug are january, february, march, october, november and december.

Paro

Best time to go to Paro

The best months to go to Paro are april, may, june, july, august, september and october.

Phuentsholing

Best time to go to Phuentsholing

The best months to go to Phuentsholing are january, february, march, april, october, november and december.

Punakha

Best time to go to Punakha

The best months to go to Punakha are april, may, june, july, august, september and october.



Climate and Weather in Bhutan

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Temperatures and rainfall in Bhutan

On these 2 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of Bhutan and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of Thimphu, Geylegphug, Paro, Phuentsholing and Punakha.


Map of Bhutan

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cities in Bhutan

About Bhutan

What can I do in Bhutan?

Beaches / swimming

Nature and countryside

Culture and heritage

Sports

Family travel

Crafts / shopping

Gastronomy

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Is this weather information for Bhutan reliable?

Climate data for Bhutan has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for Bhutan allows us to determine the average for each month in Thimphu, Geylegphug, Paro, Phuentsholing, Punakha and Wangdue.

So yes: this data is reliable except in cases of temporary climate disruption in the region.

Average weather and best time to go: city by city in Bhutan:

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