What is the best time to visit Solan?

The best time to visit Solan is in Summers from March to July. Sightseeing and outdoor activities can be enjoyed, and summer is the best time to experience Solan's scenic beauty. Monsoons in Solan doesn't bring heavy rainfalls; however, there are occasional storms. July to September is also an ideal time to visit Solan. Winters are chilly and therefore not favourable among tourists as fog can hamper your travel plans. Overall, the months from March to September are ideal to visit Solan.

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Monthly Weather in Solan

Month High/Low (°C) Rain
January 12°/ 4° 10 days
February 16°/ 6° 4 days
March 18°/ 8° 10 days
April 24°/ 13° 8 days
May 30°/ 16° 6 days
June 32°/ 19° 5 days
July 25°/ 19° 29 days
August 24°/ 19° 28 days
September 24°/ 17° 25 days
October 23°/ 13° 1 days
November 20°/ 11° 4 days
December 14°/ 5° 3 days

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Solan in Summer (March - July)

Summers are the best time to visit Solan. The temperatures lie between 15 to 30 degrees, and the summer heat remains till July. The pleasant weather allows all sightseeing and outdoor activities. The mountains near Solan provide a lot of trekking options for the adventure lovers as trekking is ideal during the summer months. Activities like rock climbing, fishing, boating etc. can also be enjoyed at their best during summers.
A summer evening in Solan

Solan in Monsoon (September - November)

Erratic rains and occasional strong winds characterise monsoon in Solan. The month of September marks the onset of monsoon, and the rains continue up to November. These months are great for visiting Solan because the weather is pleasant. The nature lovers can admire the lush greenery of the forests. Besides, Sair fair is held on the Ashwin of Sankranti which falls on 16th or 17th of September. The festival, which is a two-day event is famous for bullfights. Villagers gather around to celebrate it with great enthusiasm.
Solan, sunset in monsoon season

Solan in Winter (December - February)

Winters are not ideal for visiting Solan because it is biting cold. The temperatures fall below zero degrees. The mountain tops are shrouded with dense fogs which make it challenging to go sightseeing or trekking. However, one of the things that can be enjoyed in the winter is the Cham and Bon's dances performed on the New Year's Eve in the Menri Monastery every year. Also, if you are visiting the Habban Valley and are lucky enough, you could watch some snowfall adoring the town.
Snowfall in Solan

Events in Solan

Shoolini Mata Temple Annual Fair

23rd - 25th June

Named after the Hindu Goddess, Shoolini a 3 day festival is held in her honor every year during the month of June. You can visit during summers, to have a good escape from the North Indian heat, and i (Read More)mmerse yourself in the cool winds of Solan.

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