Best Season / Best time to visit Gurdaspur
Gurdaspur experiences rainfall for short periods from the South West monsoon. However apart from this the majority of the year is relatively dry. Gurdaspur is a good place to visit throughout the year. Gurdaspur experiences extremes of temperature depending on the seasons. The four main seasons are summer, winter, post monsoon and monsoon season.
Summers are typically from late March to May. During this time of the year the temperatures are relatively hot. The hottest month of the year is in June. Temperatures can vary from a minimum of 32°C to a maximum of 42°C. During the summers the extreme heat can cause tropical thunderstorms and these provide some much needed relief from the heat. Some years also experience hot winds which are laden with dust and make the temperature intolerable. The summer season is best avoided as it may be difficult for travelers who are not used to such extreme temperatures.
Winters are from December to February and the temperatures are much cooler. This is the best time of the year to visit the city of Gurdaspur. Temperatures range in the mid twenties and January is usually the coldest month.
Post monsoon and monsoon seasons are from June to October. They usually provide light rainfall from the South West monsoon. July usually gets the most rainfall and the temperatures are mild.