Rishikesh - has a pleasant climate for many months of the year. As its location is in the hilly terrains, the climate never becomes extreme type. Thus Rishikesh is one such tourist spot that can be visited any time of the year.
The weather of Rishikesh can be studied with a glimpse towards its climatic
conditions. The maximum temperature recorded so far is 31.7 degree Celsius
and the minimum temperature of Rishikesh is 14.6 degree Celsius. In
the months of summer the temperature in Rishikesh varies from 35 degrees
to 45 degrees Celsius. The temperature ranges from 10 degrees to 30
degrees Celsius in the months of winter. The weather of Rishikesh often
becomes unpredictable. There are frequent precipitation that takes place.
The annual mean rainfall in Rishikesh is about 2136.7 mm.
The holy city of Rishikesh lies at the bank of river Ganga. The region
is surrounded by the Himalayas and falls under the climatic conditions
of the western part of the Himalayas. The day remains pleasant and sunny
with comparatively cold evenings. The winters are very cold and the
summer season is mild and moderate followed by a good rainfall in monsoon.
Summer Season in Rishikesh :- During the months from March to
June. The maximum temperature that you can expect during the summer
is around Summer 20 °C to 35 °C.
Monsoon Season in Rishikesh :- Monsoon season is from July to
September and during this time most activities are suspended due to
the heavy blast of rains. Rainfall is highest in the month of August.
During the month of October and November the conditions are pleasant
Winter Season in Rishikesh :- Winter season can be cold in the
town and the temperatures can be expected to around 8°C. The barometer
rises up to a maximum of 20°C during the winter months. Wollen clothing
is essential during this period.