When is the best time to go to Gangtok?

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

  • The best months for good weather in Gangtok are April and October
  • On average, the warmest months are May, June, July, August and September
  • January is the coldest month of the year
  • July is the rainiest month


For full information about the climate and weather in Gangtok a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 41°F/50°F
0.7in
February 47°F/54°F
1.1in
March 52°F/59°F
2.2in
April 58°F/65°F
5.1in
May 61°F/67°F
9.1in
June 63°F/70°F
14.3in
July 63°F/70°F
22in
August 63°F/70°F
16.1in
September 61°F/68°F
10.6in
October 56°F/65°F
3.8in
November 50°F/59°F
0.7in
December 45°F/52°F
0.6in


Weather and climate in Gangtok

  • In january the climate is very unfavorable. By early evening, the temperature averages 41°F and it rains in january about 0.7in.
  • In february the climate is bad. The temperature rises to 54°F and, in february, 1 days of rain are expected.
  • In the month of march the climate is not good, but still OK. The temperature rises to 59°F and you can expect to have 2.2in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • In april the climate is favorable. At lunchtime, it's 63°F in average and it rains about 5.1in each month.
  • In the month of may the climate is okay. The record temperature this month is 76°F and it rains about 9.1in each month.
  • Between the months of june and august the climate is the worst possible. The temperature rises to 70°F and it rains in august about 16.1in.
  • In september the climate is passable, but still OK. the thermometer goes up to 68°F°C and, in september, 16 days of rain are expected.
  • In the month of october the climate is good. The record temperature this month is 85°F.
  • In the month of november the climate is correct. At lunchtime, it's 58°F in average and, in november, 1 days of rain are expected.
  • In december the climate is not good. At lunchtime, it's 52°F in average and, in december, 1 days of rain are expected.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Gangtok

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Gangtok: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Humidity



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