Climate and monthly weather forecast
Rishikesh, India

A beautiful city on the Banks of Gange River, in the valley in Rishikesh, India
A beautiful city on the Banks of Gange River, in the valley in Rishikesh, India

Weather in January

January, like December, in Rishikesh, India, is another enjoyable winter month, with an average temperature ranging between min 6°C (42.8°F) and max 19°C (66.2°F). The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 19°C (66.2°F) and an average low-temperature of 6°C (42.8°F). Weather in January »

Weather in February

February, the last month of the winter in Rishikesh, is a pleasant month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 22°C (71.6°F) and an average low of 8°C (46.4°F). In Rishikesh, the average high-temperature in February slightly increases from an enjoyable 19°C (66.2°F) in January to an agreeable 22°C (71.6°F). Weather in February »

Weather in March

The first month of the pre-monsoon summer, March, is a warm month in Rishikesh, India, with an average temperature ranging between max 27°C (80.6°F) and min 12°C (53.6°F). In Rishikesh, the average high-temperature in March increases from an agreeable 22°C (71.6°F) in February to a warm 27°C (80.6°F). Weather in March »

Weather in April

April in Rishikesh, India, is a hot pre-monsoon summer month, with an average temperature ranging between min 18°C (64.4°F) and max 33°C (91.4°F). In April, the average high-temperature increases from a moderately hot 27°C (80.6°F) in March to a hot 33°C (91.4°F). Weather in April »

Weather in May

May, the last month of the pre-monsoon summer in Rishikesh, is a very hot month, with an average temperature varying between 36°C (96.8°F) and 21°C (69.8°F). May and June, with an average high-temperature of 36°C (96.8°F), are the warmest months. Weather in May »

Weather in June

June, the first month of the rainy (monsoon) season in Rishikesh, is still a torrid month, with an average temperature fluctuating between 24°C (75.2°F) and 36°C (96.8°F). The warmest months are May and June, with an average high-temperature of 36°C (96.8°F). Weather in June »

Weather in July

July, like June, is a hot rainy (monsoon) season month in Rishikesh, India, with an average temperature ranging between max 32°C (89.6°F) and min 24°C (75.2°F). In July, the average high-temperature slightly decreases from a sweltering 36°C (96.8°F) in June to a hot 32°C (89.6°F). Weather in July »

Weather in August

August, like July, is another tropical rainy (monsoon) season month in Rishikesh, India, with temperature in the range of an average high of 32°C (89.6°F) and an average low of 23°C (73.4°F). In August, the average high-temperature remains the same as in July - a still tropical 32°C (89.6°F). Weather in August »

Weather in September

The last month of the rainy (monsoon) season, September, is another tropical month in Rishikesh, India, with an average temperature ranging between max 31°C (87.8°F) and min 22°C (71.6°F). In Rishikesh, the average high-temperature in September is relatively the same as in August - a still hot 31°C (87.8°F). Weather in September »

Weather in October

October, the first month of the post-monsoon autumn in Rishikesh, is also a hot month, with an average temperature ranging between max 30°C (86°F) and min 17°C (62.6°F). In October, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in September - a still tropical 30°C (86°F). Weather in October »

Weather in November

The last month of the post-monsoon autumn, November, is still a warm month in Rishikesh, India, with an average temperature fluctuating between 10°C (50°F) and 25°C (77°F). In Rishikesh, the average high-temperature in November drops from a tropical 30°C (86°F) in October to a warm 25°C (77°F). Weather in November »

Weather in December

December, the first month of the winter in Rishikesh, is still a pleasant month, with temperature in the range of an average low of 7°C (44.6°F) and an average high of 21°C (69.8°F). In Rishikesh, the average high-temperature in December marginally drops from a warm 25°C (77°F) in November to a pleasant 21°C (69.8°F). Weather in December »
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Rishikesh?

The coldest month in Rishikesh, India, is January, with an average high-temperature of 19°C (66.2°F) and an average low-temperature of 6°C (42.8°F).

How much does it rain in Rishikesh?

Throughout the year, there are 60 rainfall days, and 1483mm (58.39") of precipitation is accumulated.

What are the months with the least sunshine in Rishikesh?

January, July and August, with an average of 6h of sunshine, are months with the least sunshine in Rishikesh, India.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Rishikesh?

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 4, are months with the lowest UV index.

What is the month with the most sunshine in Rishikesh?

April and May, with an average of 9h of sunshine, are months with the most sunshine.

What is the warmest month in Rishikesh?

May and June, with an average high-temperature of 36°C (96.8°F), are warmest months in Rishikesh, India.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Rishikesh?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 12, are months with the highest UV index in Rishikesh, India.

When are the longest days in Rishikesh?

The month with the longest days is June, with an average of 14h and 3min of daylight.

What is the wettest month in Rishikesh?

The month with the most rainfall is July, when the rain falls for 15 days and typically aggregates up to 444mm (17.48") of precipitation.

What is the driest month in Rishikesh?

The month with the least rainfall in Rishikesh is November, when 10mm (0.39") of precipitation is typically aggregated.

What is the month with the shortest days in Rishikesh?

December has the shortest days of the year in Rishikesh, with an average of 10h and 15min of daylight.

Is there Daylight Saving Time (DST) in Rishikesh?

Rishikesh does not observe Daylight Saving Time (DST). IST timezone is used over the entire year.

Average rainfall
Rishikesh, India

Average rainfall - Rishikesh, India

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is July (444mm).
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is November (10mm).

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Average rainfall days
Rishikesh, India

Average rainfall days - Rishikesh, India

The month with the highest number of rainy days is August (16 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (0 days).

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Average daylight / Average sunshine
Rishikesh, India

Average daylight / Average sunshine - Rishikesh, India

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14h and 3min).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 10h and 15min).

The months with the most sunshine are April and May (Average sunshine: 9h).
The months with the least sunshine are January, July and August (Average sunshine: 6h).

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Average UV index
Rishikesh, India

Average UV index - Rishikesh, India

The months with the highest UV index are May, June, July and August (UV index 12).
The months with the lowest UV index are January and December (UV index 4).

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