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Seasons in Dharamshala at a Glance

Dharamshala, one of the most visited hill stations in Himachal Pradesh, has a monsoon-influenced, subtropical climate. As the weather remains pleasant around the year, it is frequented by tourists throughout the year. The summer in Dharamshala and nearby areas such as Palampur and Mcleodganj is moderately cold, whereas the region experiences heavy rainfall during monsoon. For those who like to spend their holidays amidst snow clad mountains, winter is the best time to visit the region. To help you plan your visit during the perfect time of the year, here is an overview of the climatic conditions in Dharamshala and nearby areas such as McLeodganj and Palampur, around the year.

March to Mid-July

Match to mid-July is summer season in Dharamshala. The temperature during this period ranges anywhere between 22°C to 35°C. If you wish to escape the scorching Sun and want to beat the summer heat, then Dharamshala is the ideal tourist destination for you and your family.

Mid-July to Mid-September

During mid-July to mid-September, the region experiences rainfall of up to 3000 mm (or 120 inches). The best part about the monsoon season is that you get see lush greenery all around you. You must, however, be prepared for some road blocks if you are planning to visit Dharamshala during this rainy season.

Mid-September to November

Mid-September marks the end of the rainy season and the beginning of autumn. During this period, you can go around sightseeing and participate in various adventure activities, too. Just make sure you carry winter clothes, as the mercury starts falling during this time of the year.

December to February

During winter, between December to February, the temperature falls below -1 °C. It is a beautiful time to visit Dharamshala as the mountains are covered with snow, making the whole region a blessing for the eye.

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