Tourists can travel to Champhai throughout the year thanks to its temperate climate. The summers and winters are mild and great for exploring the hills, caves and lakes that surround the town. During the monsoons, travelling becomes a little difficult, but it is great for explorers and adventurers.
Summer sets in by the month of March and lasts till about May in Champhai. The maximum temperature ranges between 15°C and 30°C. It is considerably hot here due to the plain lands all around.
Monsoon brings heavy rainfall in the district and the months of June, July, August and September sees torrential downpour. Champhai receives good rainfall in the month of June. The hills around Champhai get a special glow and colour during the monsoons.
Winters in Champhai are mild with the maximum temperature hardly exceeding 20 degrees Celsius. The temperature in Winter varies between 10°C to 20°C . The winter months in Champhai are November to February with January being the coldest month. Woollens are a must for the winters here.