Uttarakhand is a region which has some
of the most majestic places, and also provides some outstanding natural beauty.
It is a part of the Greater Himalayan ranges and is covered by beautiful
Himalayan peaks and glaciers. Two very important and holy rivers of India, the
Ganga and Yamuna start their journey from here. In this article, we provide you
information about Uttarakhand weather.
Uttarakhand mainly has two different climatic regions, namely, the hilly terrain
and the smaller plain region. So, the weather is also quite varied, depending on
the particular place.
Summers, in most of the Uttarakhand are mostly pleasant, but some places do have
hot climate. The temperatures, in places like Haridwar, Rishikesh, etc. can
reach the 40 degrees Celsius mark. Coupled with humidity, this can be pretty
uncomfortable. The summer season of Uttarakhand extends from April to June.
Winters in Uttarakhand are very cold, with many places receiving regular
snowfalls. Temperature during the winter season ranges from sub zero to about 15
degrees Celsius. The winter season in Uttarakhand generally extends from October
During the period of July to September, lies the monsoon season of Uttarakhand.
The temperature ranges from 15 to 25 degrees Celsius at most of the places,
during this time. . The state receives approximately 90% of its annual rainfall
in this season. It is also one of the most pleasant seasons of Uttarakhand.