Best Season / Best time to visit Dharali
The village of Dharali experiences three distinct seasons and these are the seasons of summer, monsoon and winter. Summers are reasonably hot in this region and temperatures can be high during the peak summer season. Winters are cold in the region and the conditions here are much similar to the conditions of the others parts of the state. The overall climate in Dharali is similar to the climate of Gangotri.
The summer season starts in the month of March and goes on till the end of June. The temperature ranges from a low of around 22°C and can climb up to a high of around 34°C. The hottest month of the year is generally May.
The place gets substantial amount of rainfall during the monsoon. The South West Monsoon affects the place during the month from July to September. Travelling during this period is generally difficult. The months of October and November are pleasant and this is an ideal time to visit Dharali.
The winter season is during the months from December to February. Sub Zero temperatures can be expected during this period. The lowest temperature that can be expected is around -8°C. The highest temperature that can be experienced is 4°C. Snowfall is a predominant feature in this region.