What is the best time to visit Kohima?

October to May tends to be the best time to visit Kohima, the winters offering an ideal chilly vacation. The summers are characterised by heavy rainfall which almost turns into a cloudburst during the monsoons.

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Monthly Weather in Kohima

Month High/Low (°C) Rain
January 17°/ 6° 9 days
February 18°/ 8° 5 days
March 22°/ 11° 7 days
April 24°/ 13° 14 days
May 26°/ 16° 19 days
June 25°/ 18° 30 days
July 23°/ 18° 30 days
August 25°/ 18° 30 days
September 23°/ 17° 30 days
October 22°/ 15° 24 days
November 22°/ 12° 5 days
December 18°/ 7° 4 days

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Kohima in Winter (November - February)

Kohima experiences cool and comfortable winter with the temperature ranging between 5 and 30 degrees Celcius. Infrequent snowfall is also an occurrence during these months.

Kohima in Summer (March - June)

Kohima experiences hot and dry summers accompanied by rainfalls. The temperature during this time ranges between 20 to 36 degrees Celcius.

Kohima in Monsoon (July - October)

Kohima looks spellbinding during the monsoon as the place covered with greenery all around. It receives adequate amount of rainfall during these months and the place generally remain drenched. However, if you do not mind a little rainfall, you can visit Kohima during this time to experience its surreal beauty.

Events in Kohima

Yemshe Festival

5th October

Celebrated by the Pachuri tribe, the Yemshe festival is done in the hope of a good harvest after a year of hard work. The Big Yemshe, is when people bond and get to know each other and young couples g (Read More)et engaged. During Small Yemshe, the ritual purification feast is performed. A unique event, one must experience it to see the real diversity of India.

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