1 Minimum Temperature: 12° C (Summer), 2° C (Winter)
2 Maximum Temperature: 23° C (Summer), 19° C (Winter)
3 Best Time to Visit : October to March

Nainital is a glittering jewel in the Himalyan necklace, blessed with scenic natural spledour and varied natural resources . Nainital has a varied topography . Some of the important places in the district are Nainital , Haldwani , Kaladhungi , Ramnagar , Bhowali , Ramgarh , Mukteshwar , Bhimtal , Sattal and Naukuchiatal. Nainital receives snowfall between December and February with the temperatures varying between a maximum of 15 °C (59 °F) and a minimum of -3 °C (27 °F).

Summer season : Summers during March to May are very pleasant with temperature never crossing 23°C and minimum is about 12°C.

Monsoon or Rainy season : July onwards Nainital experiences the monsoons. The rains are extremely heavy here and have hails sometimes.

Winter season : Winters during November to February offer a chilly climate with a maximum of 19°C and minimum going below 2°C.

What to wear : Light cotton clothes during summer days and warms clothes for nights.For winters deep woollens are advisable.



Nainital average temperature & rainfall chart (Month wise)
  City Month Max Temp Min Temp Mean Rainfall mm
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Nainital February 12.3 3.5 60.4
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Nainital March 16.3 7.5 55.7
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Nainital April 20.8 11.9 33.7
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Nainital May 23.5 14.6 73.8
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Nainital June 23.5 16.4 327.5
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Nainital July 21.6 16.5 725
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Nainital August 21 16 553.4
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Nainital September 20.7 14.1 385
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Nainital October 18.7 9.7 135.4
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Nainital November 15.4 5.7 7.9
 
Weather / climate / temperature / rainfall Nainital December 12.9 3.1 27.6