When is the best time to go to Himachal Pradesh (Shimla)?

When is the best time to go to Himachal Pradesh (Shimla)? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • The best months for good weather in Himachal Pradesh (Shimla) are February, March, April, May, June, October and November
  • On average, the warmest months are May and June
  • The coldest months are January and December
  • The rainiest months are July and August

For full information about the climate and weather in Himachal Pradesh (Shimla) a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 45°F/58°F
16%
2.2in
February 52°F/61°F
28%
2.5in
March 63°F/70°F
34%
2.8in
April 72°F/79°F
36%
2.4in
May 79°F/86°F
36%
2.1in
June 81°F/88°F
45%
4.1in
July 76°F/81°F
84%
11.4in
August 74°F/79°F
90%
13.2in
September 70°F/77°F
56%
5.9in
October 61°F/76°F
17%
0.8in
November 50°F/68°F
8%
0.7in
December 43°F/61°F
7%
0.7in

Weather and climate in Himachal Pradesh (Shimla)

  • Between the months of january and february the climate is correct. the thermometer goes up to 61°F°C and it rains about 28% of the time in february.
  • From march to june the climate is beautiful. the thermometer goes up to 88°F°C and it rains about 4.1in each month.
  • Between the months of july and august the climate is very bad. The record temperature this month is 88°F and it rains in august about 13.2in.
  • In september the climate is not good. At lunchtime, it's 77°F in average and it rains about 56% of the time in september.
  • Between october and december the climate is beautiful. The temperature rises to 61°F and you can expect to have 0.7in of rainfall/month during this period.

Himachal Pradesh (Shimla) : Shimla railway station


Charts: temperature and rainfall in Himachal Pradesh (Shimla)

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Himachal Pradesh (Shimla): 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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Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Humidity



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