Best Season to Visit Ranikhet

March to May & December to February is Best Season to Visit Ranikhet

Peak Season in Ranikhet

December to January & May to June is Peak Season in Ranikhet

Ranikhet Weather

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Present Temperature in Ranikhet

Winter Season:

Winters in Ranikhet can get exceedingly cold, with the temperature rarely rising above 15C, and the minimum temperature being -3C. This season has a beautiful charm with misty days and cold nights. Heavy woolen clothes should be carried while visiting Ranikhet during winter. Celebrate a white Christmas and a light-filled New Years with friends and family in Ranikhet is a lifetime memory. Winter months in this region welcome large crowds of people who come to witness the magical snowfall and head out for the numerous adventure activities. Hotels are also usually expensive during the winter season and advance booking is mandatory.

Summer Season:

March to June marks the summer season of Ranikhet. This is the peak tourism season and the best time to visit the town as the weather remains pleasant and ideal for sightseeing and outdoor activities. The summer temperature in Ranikhet is usually around 27C. This coupled with the end-of-academic year holidays makes summer the most popular season here. Its also a peak season, it can be a little crowded. To explore Ranikhet at its best, make sure to head out to the Chaubatia Orchards, Jhula Devi Temple, Majkhali and Dwarahat.

Monsoon Season:

July to August is monsoon season for Ranikhet. The climate remains wet throughout as the town receives around 1823mm average rainfall. The temperatures usually range between 22C and 29C. For those seeking to travel on a smaller budget, this is the right time to get heavy discounts on hotels and to experience the food, culture, and history of the place.