When is the best time to go to Rishikesh?

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

  • The best months for good weather in Rishikesh are January, February, March, April, May, June, October, November and December
  • On average, the warmest months are May and June
  • Rishikesh has dry periods in November and December
  • The coldest months are January and December
  • The rainiest months are July and August

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

January 52°F/67°F
9%
1.1in
February 61°F/72°F
13%
1in
March 74°F/83°F
12%
1.1in
April 85°F/92°F
14%
0.8in
May 92°F/99°F
18%
0.8in
June 94°F/99°F
35%
2.7in
July 85°F/90°F
81%
10.4in
August 81°F/86°F
87%
11.6in
September 79°F/86°F
56%
5.5in
October 68°F/83°F
9%
0.5in
November 58°F/76°F
3%
0.1in
December 50°F/68°F
4%
0.3in

Weather and climate in Rishikesh

  • Between january and february the climate is favorable. In average, on the morning it is 56°F and it rains in february about 1in.
  • Between the months of march and april the climate is very good. The temperature rises to 92°F.
  • In may the climate is beautiful. the thermometer goes up to 99°F°C and you can expect to have 0.8in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • In the month of june the climate is just OK. At lunchtime, it's 99°F in average and you can expect to have 2.7in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • Between july and august the climate is very unfavorable. the thermometer goes up to 86°F°C and it rains about 11.6in each month.
  • In september the climate is okay. The temperature rises to 86°F and it rains about 5.5in each month.
  • Between the months of october and november the climate is very good. The record temperature this month is 85°F and, in november, 1 days of rain are expected.
  • In the month of december the climate is good. By early evening, the temperature averages 50°F and it rains about 4% of the time in december.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Rishikesh

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Rishikesh: 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.

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Daily sunshine hours

Humidity



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