Char Dham Yatra 2017
Char Dham Yatra 2017

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Snowfall in Badrinath

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Badrinath Weather 2017

The visiting season is summer months from May – November with May/June being the most crowded months when the pilgrim rush is at its peak and September/October being ideal for a more relaxed spiritual journey. Due to heavy rainfall in the area, visitors may face difficulty reaching the temple during monsoon season (late June to Aug).

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Badrinath in Summers

March to June are very pleasant with moderate climate, with average around 18°C. Summers is ideal for all sight seeing and pilgrimage.

Badrinath in Monsoons

July to mid-September are accompanied with scanty rains and also temperature drops down to 15°C. The region is prone to occasional landslides and travelling can be difficult.

Badrinath in Winters

November to April are chilly days with average minimum touching near 5°C. Minimum can touch sub zero levels and snow falling seen very often during winters. Badrinath temple is closed during winters for 6 months.

Best Time to Visit Badrinath Temple

Ideal time to visit Badrinath is certainly during summers from May to June and then in September and October. Summers are not hot and receives maximum number of tourists.

Badrinath Monthwise Weather Details

Badrinath in May May marks the opening of Badrinath Shrine and start of the tourist season for Badrinath. Climate is warm during day with very less chance of rainfall. The heavy woolens are required and extra care is required for travelling with kids and old people
Badrinath in June The weathers starts getting warmer making and marks best season to visit Badrinath. Snow begins to melt down and natural greens starts to blossom. An ideal month of taking up the Badrinath Yatra.
Badrinath in July July is prone of heavy rainfall which can cause landslides and disrupt your journey. Snow can be enjoyed on slightly higher altitudes.
Badrinath in August The area receives occasional rainfall, making August a popular month for visiting Badrinath. You can also visit Valley of flowers (best time) during your Badrinath temple visit.
Badrinath in September The temperature starts to dip but September is still a popular months to visit Badrinath.
Badrinath in October Winters starts from October and you may experience snowfall as well. This is the last month of the year for tourism as well as pilgrimage.
Badrinath in November, December, Janauary, February, March, April The weather is extremely cold and tourism is not possible as the way to reach the pilgrim city is completely blocked by snow. Badrinath Temple is closed during these months.

Published Date: March 1, 2016
Last Updated On: March 28, 2017

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b kishku
2 months 19 days ago

it is save to month of may visit char dham tour

4 months 12 days ago

is it save to visit chardam on end of july and early of october?

4 months 12 days ago

Yes sure, its totally safe to visit Chardham in July Aug Sept Oct. Over 15 lac pilgrims visited this year. There were road blocks due to heavy rain but alert administration cleared all routes within no time. So your are welcome to Devbhoomi for Chardham.

P.Gopal Rao
6 months 6 days ago

Is It Safe To Visit Badrinath On October Last Week?
Kindly Guide Us ..,,
Thank You.

6 months 4 days ago

Sir, Badrinath is easily accessible by road. October-Novemeber are one of the best months to visit Badrinath. The shrine closing dates will be decide on 11 October. Closing of shrine will be updated at

7 months 21 days ago

want to know hiking how many days to complete the char dham yatra

8 months 11 days ago

can we plan to visit badrinath in first week of november this year? or not possible to visit during this season?
kindly guide us for the same, by mail


8 months 10 days ago

Hi Darshit, Badrinath will be closed at October ends. Its better to plan for September or October.

8 months 12 days ago

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