Best Season / Best time to visit Dharchula
The climatic conditions of the town of Dharchula are extreme and one can find hot summers and cold winters in this region. The summers in the town are similar to the summers in the lowlands and the heat is quite intense. Winters jump to the other extreme, and they can be bitterly cold. Snowfall is not prevalent in this region. Many landslides are caused during the monsoon season due to the torrential rainfall.
The summer season is during the months from March to June. The conditions are extreme during this period and it is difficult to travel around during this time. One can expect temperatures to rise to around 45°C in the Dharchula Valley. The lowest expected temperature in the town is around 30°C.
The monsoon season consists of the months from July to September. Heavy downpours occur during this season and it makes life difficult for the local population. Traveling during this period is not advisable and the roads might not be in good condition as well.
The winter season starts in the month of December and ends in the month of February. Temperatures vary from a minimum of 5.5°C and can climb to a maximum of 8°C.