1 Minimum Temperature: 9° C (Summer), 2° C(Winter)
2 Maximum Temperature: 20° C (Summer), 18° C (Winter)
3 Best Time to Visit : March to May. or September to November

Darjeeling is the hill station of West Bengal. This has been called the queen of hill-stations.It offers the cool height of the Himalayas. The nature is at its best. The spectacular sunrise and sunsets are unforgettable sights at Darjeeling India. The hill resort has attracted botanists, ornithologists, trekkers, photographers and holidaymakers alike. Darjeeling is famous for the magnificent mountains of Kanchenjunga, Lhotse, and Makalu.

Summer season : Summer is mild with maximum temperature never crossing 20 °C. The pleasant climate attracts lots of tourists during this season.

Monsoon or Rainy season : Monsoon are accompanied with intense rain. Lasting from July to August, this season's torrential downpours are notorious for the landslides that they cause.

Winter season : Winters in Darjeeling are pretty extreme with temperatures hovering between 18 °C to 2 °C, and sometimes dropping to as low as -2 °C. The long hard winter is followed by spring season.

What to wear : As the temperature is really chilling even in summer also, tourist should carry woollen clothes whatever season they visit the place.



Darjeeling average temperature & rainfall chart (Month wise)
  City Month Max Temp Min Temp Mean Rainfall mm
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Darjeeling January 9.4 1.8 19.7
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Darjeeling February 10.4 2.9 24.1
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Darjeeling March 14.4 6.3 47.7
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Darjeeling April 17.4 9.4 115.8
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Darjeeling May 18.5 11.5 197.2
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Darjeeling June 19.3 13.6 570
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Darjeeling July 19.4 14.3 781.7
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Darjeeling August 19.6 14.2 635.3
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Darjeeling September 19.2 13.3 437.3
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Darjeeling October 18 10.3 122.5
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Darjeeling November 14.7 6.3 23.5
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Darjeeling December 11.5 3.3 7