Rishikesh Climate & Weather

Rishikesh Current Weather

partly-cloudy-day

Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.

Min

25°C

Max

40°C

Best Season / Best Time to Visit Rishikesh

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec

Year Weather Chart

Jun

partly-cloudy-day

Min

25 °C

Max

40 °C

Jul

rain

Min

24 °C

Max

30 °C

Aug

rain

Min

24 °C

Max

29 °C

Sep

clear-day

Min

21 °C

Max

30 °C

Oct

clear-day

Min

16 °C

Max

30 °C

Nov

clear-day

Min

12 °C

Max

26 °C

Dec

clear-day

Min

8 °C

Max

21 °C

Jan

partly-cloudy-day

Min

8 °C

Max

19 °C

Feb

clear-day

Min

10 °C

Max

21 °C

Mar

partly-cloudy-day

Min

14 °C

Max

27 °C

Apr

partly-cloudy-night

Min

20 °C

Max

34 °C

May

clear-day

Min

22 °C

Max

38 °C

Best Season / Best Time to Visit Rishikesh

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Rishikesh is situated in the Dehradun district of Uttarakhand at an altitude of 532 meters above sea level. It is the first destination of Char Dham pilgrims.
Rishikesh experiences a temperate climate all round the year. The average maximum temperature in Rishikesh is 35° Celsius and the average minimum is 7° Celsius.  

Summer in Rishikesh begins in March which lasts in late June. The maximum temperature recorded during summer in Rishikesh is 40° Celsius and the minimum is 29° Celsius. The climate is hot and humid during summer. There will be scanty rains during mid-June which can add up the heat.

Monsoon begins in July and it ends in mid-September. Moderate to heavy rain falls is experienced by Rishikesh during monsoon. The temperature can get at a lower level with a maximum of 27° Celsius and a minimum of 19.3° Celsius.

Winter in Rishikesh begins in November and it is extended till mid-February.  Rishikesh is chilly during winter. The maximum temperature that has been recorded during winter in Rishikesh is 20° Celsius and the minimum is 5° Celsius. The temperature can touch sub-zero levels in winter nights during the months of mid-December to late-January.

The best season to visit Rishikesh is from March to November which is also the peak season of Char Dham pilgrimage.

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Rishikesh Photos in June

Neelkanth Mahadev Temple,Rishikesh

Photo by

GaganDeep Mehra

Neelkanth Mahadev Temple, Rishikesh
Lakshman Jhula,Rishikesh

Photo by

Shambhu Sharan

Lakshman Jhula, Rishikesh

Rishikesh Photos in October

Lakshman Jhula,Rishikesh

Photo by

Snehal Navande

Lakshman Jhula, Rishikesh
Lakshman Jhula,Rishikesh

Photo by

Snehal Navande

Lakshman Jhula, Rishikesh

Rishikesh Photos in December

Lakshman Jhula,Rishikesh

Photo by

Sailesh Ghosh

Lakshman Jhula, Rishikesh
Triveni Ghat,Rishikesh

Photo by

Bharat Veer

Triveni Ghat, Rishikesh

Video Reviews

Ram Jhula

Ram Jhula  Video Review
01:15

Ram Jhula

Ashish
19th Dec 17

Gita bhawan at Rishikesh

Gita bhawan at Rishikesh  Video Review
00:51

Gita Bhavan

Azad
27th Dec 17

Ram jhula at Rishikesh

Ram jhula at Rishikesh  Video Review
01:16

Ram Jhula

Azad
27th Dec 17

Beautiful looking place

Beautiful looking place  Video Review
01:20

Lakshman Jhula

Azad
27th Dec 17

Radha Krishna temple of Rishikesh famous temple

Radha Krishna temple of Rishikesh famous temple  Video Review
02:03

Shri Radha Krishna Mandir

Aman
20th Dec 17

Ram Jhula, Rishikesh

Ram Jhula,  Rishikesh  Video Review
00:27

Ram Jhula

Premlatarawat
19th Dec 17

Lakshman jhula from distance

Lakshman jhula from distance  Video Review
00:25

Lakshman Jhula

Premlatarawat
18th Dec 17

Lakshman Jhula

Lakshman Jhula  Video Review
00:28

Lakshman Jhula

Ashish
17th Dec 17

Religious, neat and clean temple

Religious, neat and clean temple  Video Review
01:16

Gita Bhavan

Swakhar Pachal
7th Oct 17

Ram jhula

Ram jhula  Video Review
00:26

Ram Jhula

Jatin Kumawat
9th Jan 18