Climate is continental, and the weather is pleasant in Rishikesh. Though Rishikesh can be visited throughout the year, travellers should avoid the month of May.
(March to June): In Rishikesh, the summer season extends between March and June. During this time, the average temperature of the place hovers around 35° C. Travellers are advised not to visit the city in May as the weather is unpleasant during this time.
(July to September): The month of July marks the onset of monsoon in Rishikesh, which lasts till September. As the region receives average rainfall during this time, tourists can visit this place during monsoons.
(November to February): The winter season in Rishikesh starts in November and lasts till the month of February. During this time, minimum and maximum temperature is recorded at 19° C and 33° C, respectively.