Travellers are advised to plan their visit to Hemkund between the months of June and October. The temperature of the place during this time is ideal for sightseeing and tourists can also visit the Nandadevi Biosphere Reserve.
(June to October): The summer season commences in the month of June and lasts till October. During this time, the temperature of the place remains pleasant and the maximum temperature recorded for the place is around 17° C.
(November to May): The month of November marks the beginning of winters in Hemkund. The region receives heavy snow during this time. It is not possible to visit Hemkund Sahib during this time, as the roads remain closed. During this time, the average temperature recorded for the place is 7° C.