Overview & Best Season of Chandigarh
Chandigarh has well defined seasons mixed with hot and cool climates.
− Summers (March to May) are very hot and temperatures remain in 35 °C to 42 °C in most of the days, but maximum reaches up to 46 °C. Typically tourists avoid the hot summer days in April and May.
− Monsoons (June to August) are humid and sultry, but reduces the temperatures of hot summer days. Chandigarh looks liven up during monsoons.
− Autumn (September and October) has a temperature range of 13 °C to 36 °C, which is pleasant and moderate. Tourists' season starts by this time.
− Winters (November to February) maximum temperature level generally lies in 7 °C to 20 °C, but minimum touches 2 °C to 5 °C. Frost is a common occurrence during winters.
Best season to visit Chandigarh is September to March.
− September to March is ideal for sightseeing and outdoor activities.
− June to August is attractive with relief from the hot climate and ideal for short city trips.
− April and May are suitable for indoor activities.
Temperature varies from 4 to 22°C. The weather is very cold and heavy woolens are required. Good time for enjoying local attractions.
Temperature varies from 3 to 26°C. The weather is good for sightseeing. Climate is cold for most part of the day and woolens will be required.
Temperature varies from 8 to 34°C. The days start getting warm but the nights can be chilly. Ideal of sightseeing and light woolens need to be carried.
Temperature varies from 16 to 37°C. The weather is quite warm and is not the best time for sightseeing.
Temperature varies from 19 to 48°C. The sun scorches the land and making it uncomfortable for stepping outside. Heat stroke is common and outdoor activities is a complete no-no.
Temperature varies from 19 to 42°C. The weather is very hot with intermittent showers. Outdoor activities specially during the day should be avoided.
Temperature varies from 23 to 37°C. The month of July welcomes occasional rainfall, thus reducing the soaring temperatures. Still not the best time to go out during the day.
Temperature varies from 23 to 37°C. While the days are warm, regular rainfall helps in cooling the nights. Decent time for sightseeing, but rain protective gears need to be carried.
Temperature varies from 21 to 36°C. The climate is cool with bearable heat during the day. Rainfall is common and increases the natural panorama.
Temperature varies from 13 to 35°C. With comfortable days and cool nights, October is best time for sightseeing.
Temperature varies from 9 to 31°C. Cool days and chilly nights make this month a great time for visiting. Light woolens are required.
Temperature varies from 1 to 29°C. Climate is very cold and heavy woolens should be carried. Ideal for visiting the city and exploring the tourist places.