What is the best time to visit Shimla?

The best time to visit Shimla is between March to June when the weather remains pleasant and the temperature ranges from 15°C to 30°C. The best time to experience Snowfall in Shimla is during winters months - November to February. This time is ideal for snow-activities like skiing and exploring the snow-covered surroundings. Tourism thrives in Shimla in all the seasons other than the monsoons which begin in July and last till September.

Weather in Shimla


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Monthly Weather in Shimla

Month High/Low (°C) Rain
January 9°/ -1° 3 days
February 12°/ 2° 4 days
March 15°/ 4° 9 days
April 19°/ 8° 9 days
May 25°/ 11° 6 days
June 28°/ 14° 6 days
July 22°/ 14° 27 days
August 21°/ 15° 29 days
September 21°/ 13° 25 days
October 20°/ 9° 2 days
November 16°/ 6° 5 days
December 12°/ 1° 1 days

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Events in Shimla

Skiing In Kufri, Winter Sports Festival

January - February

A picturesque hill station, Kufri has one of the oldest ski slopes in Himachal Pradesh. You can indulge in fun activities such as trekking, tobogganing etc. Try and visit

Shimla Summer Festival

1st - 5th June

One of the most awaited festivals, Shimla Summer Festival celebrates the coming of Summer, in the form of cultural attractions, folk performances, local handicraft exhibitions, as well as with quirky activities like fashion shows and dog shows.

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