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iXiGOers Dec 09 2012

How is the climate of Shimla?

Kshitiz Ahuja DEC 10 2012
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If you are planning a trip to the ever beautiful Shimla, make space for your woolen clothes in your bag as the pristine hill station welcomes you with cool breezes all through the year. The alluring beauty of Shimla is well complemented by its various mood swings in terms of climate.

  • Summer: Shimla witnesses summer (mostly pleasant) during March to June and the temperature ranges between 10°C to 28°C. No wonder, it enjoys the maximum footfall during summer, which is the peak season for tourists. Carry Suntan lotion with you as the sun is quite bright up in the hills.
  • Monsoon: Talking about monsoon in Shimla, the hill station sees pelting rain during July to September and the climate turns hostile. It is recommended to avoid visiting Shimla during monsoon due to possibilities of roadblocks and landslides.
  • Winters: The place is equally enjoyable during winters which starts from October and lasts till February. You will be spellbound by the breathtaking views of snow covered Shimla as it witnesses heavy snowfall during winters. Carry woolens and warm socks to keep your feet warm.

Enjoy the cool summer breaks or cozy winter evenings at Shimla, rightly known as the “Queen of Hills”. Shimla is known for its unpredictable rains so don’t forget to always carry an umbrella with you. So pick any of these Shimla Tour Packages and head to "Queen of Hills".

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