1 Minimum Temperature: 16° C (Summer), 6° C (Winter)
2 Maximum Temperature: 31° C (Summer), 25° C (Winter)
3 Best Time to Visit : January to June; September to December.

Dharamshala is a hill station lying on the spur of the Dhauladhar range about 17 kms north- east of Kangra town. This hill station is wooded with oak and conifer trees and snow capped mountains enfold three sides of the town while the valley stretches in front.

Summer season :During summer, the climate is mild and light woolens / cottons are recommended.

Monsoon or Rainy season : From July to mid September, is the monsoon season, when up to 3000 mm (120 inches) of rain can fall, making Dharamshala one of the wettest places in the state.

Winter season : Winter is followed by a short, pleasant spring till April.

What to wear :Winter: Heavy Woollens. Summer: Light Woollens and tropical.



Dharamshala average temperature & rainfall chart (Month wise)
  City Month Max Temp Min Temp Mean Rainfall mm
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Amritsar January 19.2 3.9 28.3
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Dharamshala January 14.8 5.9 119.7
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Dharamshala February 16.7 7.5 108.2
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Dharamshala March 21 11.4 241.7
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Dharamshala April 26.1 15.9 58.3
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Dharamshala May 30.3 19.8 64.2
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Dharamshala June 31.4 21.6 222.7
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Dharamshala July 27.3 20.6 876.9
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Dharamshala August 26.4 20.2 864.6
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Dharamshala September 26.4 18.6 375.8
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Dharamshala October 24.9 15 55.8
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Dharamshala November 20.9 10.6 20.8
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Dharamshala December 16.9 7.4 54.9