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What to wear (Climate)

What to wear (Climate)


Climate:
Nepal has a typical monsoonal two- season a year. There is a dry season from October to May and there is the wet season, the monsoon, from June to September. September -November, the start of the dry season, is in many ways the best time of the year in Nepal. When monsoon just ends, the countryside is green and lush. Nepal is at its most beautiful and during this season there are plenty of colorful festivals to enjoy. Except in formal gathering informal clothes are acceptable mostly everywhere. Warm garments are required from October to March. An umbrella or a raincoat a must for the rainy season.
Temperature Chart
(in Celsius)
Months Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan
max min max min max min
January 19 2 20 8 24 7
February 20 4 21 8 26 8
March 25 8 27 11 33 12
April 30 11 30 16 35 18
May 30 16 30 19 35 20
June 30 20 30 20 35 23
July 20 21 30 21 33 24
August 29 20 30 21 33 24
September 27 19 29 20 32 22
October 23 15 27 18 31 18
November 23 4 23 11 29 12
December 20 2 20 8 24 8

Rainfall Chart
( in mm. )
Months Kathmandu Pokhara Chitwan
January 25 15 10
February 25 15 10
March 75 30 10
April 50 50 15
May 100 300 200
June 225 575 300
July 375 800 500
August 360 700 450
September 175 575 400
October 50 220 100
November 10 20 5
December 10 5 5

Climate Chart
Kathmandu
Months Chances of dry day Hours of Sunshine
January 95% 5:54
February 91% 5:39
March 93% 7.37
April 85% 9.3
May 74% 5.43
June 54% 4.54
July 33% 2.37
August 37% 2.23
September 62% 3.18
October 88% 5.12
November 98% 5.12
December 99% 5.06

Pokhara
Months Chances of dry day Hours of Sunshine
January 94% 5:49
February 94% 6:23
March 89% 7.19
April 80% 8.59
May 53% 5.17
June 5% 4.02
July 3% 2.04
August 3% 1.34
September 7% 1.44
October 64% 4.3
November 96% 4.51
December 99% 5.12