Best Time to Visit Palampur

Palampur is a one of the most beautiful hill station, mostly knowns as the tea capital of north India. It has a mild climate and can be visited by the several visitors throughout the year. However, the best time to explore and enjoy its surroundings is between March to June and mid-September to November. This is the time when tourist come to this place in large numbers.

1. Summer season ( March to June)
The summers are a best time to visit any hill station. Palampur experiences summer from the month of April and last till June. The weather of Palampur during summers makes it a great retreat from the high temperatures in the metros or plains. The temperature remains comfortable between 8°C to 30°C during the day, but nights are very pleasant here. Different kinds of adventurous activities such as trekking, handgliding  and paragliding can be enjoyed by visitors during this time.

2. Monsoon season ( July  to September)
July marks the beginning of Monsoon season in Palampur and lasts till Mid October. This hill station receives adequate amount of rainfall during this time. So, try if can to avoid visiting at this time as the roads become very slippery. The weather gets cool by September, making October a great time to visit.

3. Winter season ( October to February)
October to February, Palampur experiences very cold winters and the minimum temperature can reach down to -2 degree Celsius. Snowfalls are very common during this time. Bring heavy woolens to save yourself from the cold.

You can visit Palampur all through the year, except perhaps the extreme winter months like December and January, the best time to visit this beautiful place is between mid March to June and mid-September to November.