has great variations in its climatic conditions. But the weather conditions
are generally predicatable and pleasent. Spring and autumn are the most
pleasant seasons in Nepal and most apt for touring the counrty. Winter
temperatures drop to freezing degrees with a high level of snowfall in the
mountains. Summer and late spring temperatures range from 28ºC (83ºF)
in the hill regions to more than 40ºC (104ºF) in the Terai.
In winter, the average maximum and minimum temperatures in the Terai range
from a brisk 7ºC (45ºF) to a mild 23ºC (74ºF). The
central valleys experience a minimum temperature often falling bellow
freezing point and a chilly 12ºC (54ºF) maximum. Much colder
temperatures prevail at higher elevations. The Kathmandu Valley, at an
altitude of 1310 m (4297ft), has a mild climate, ranging from 19-27ºC
(67-81ºF) in summer, and 2-20ºC (36-68ºF) in winter.
Climatic Seasons in Nepal
||End June-Mid September