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Kargil Weather

Kargil has both arctic and desert type climatic conditions owing to its geographical locations. Located in the Himalayan ranges, the place experiences heavy snowfall during winters and as a result most of the routes remain closed during this time. The winters in Kargil are freezing and harsh with temperatures dipping to -48� C. However, the place remains warm during the summer season while rainfall is negligible. Annual precipitation is basically in the form of snow which is very low.

Live Weather Forecast
Kargil, India 10 ℃ Patchy rain possible
Wind: 10 from the W Humidity: 61% Pressure: 1015 mb Cloud Cover: 7%
5 Days weather forecast
Day Outlook Max Min
Friday 26 May 11 ℃52 ℉ 1 ℃ 34 ℉
Saturday 27 May 16 ℃61 ℉ 1 ℃ 34 ℉
Sunday 28 May 11 ℃52 ℉ 1 ℃ 34 ℉
Monday 29 May 11 ℃52 ℉ 1 ℃ 34 ℉
Tuesday 30 May 13 ℃56 ℉ 6 ℃ 43 ℉

(April to September): Even though the climate of Kargil becomes quite warm during the summer season, woollen clothes are still required. The maximum temperature recorded is around 38� C. Travellers prefer visiting Kargil during this time because of favourable climatic conditions.


(October to March): Kargil experiences extremely uncomfortable and unbearably cold winters with mercury going down to as low as -48℃. During winters the place receives heavy snowfall that results in route jams. Visitors avoid coming here during winters because of harsh climatic conditions.