The best times to visit Pathankot for ideal weather are
November 19th to March 11th
based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.
Pathankot Travel Guide
Weather in Pathankot
Average temperatures in Pathankot vary somewhat and are seasonally temperate. The area is in the top 71 percent of tourist destinations for pleasant weather. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Pathankot, the hottest months are June, May, and then July. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late May where highs are regularly around 106°F (41.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 76.7°F (24.8°C) at night.
Pathankot Temperatures (Fahrenheit)
Pathankot Temperatures (Celsius)
The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.
Pathankot Perceived Temperature (F)
Pathankot Perceived Temperature (C)
Average Pathankot Temperatures by Month
Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.
|Month||Avg. High (°F)||Avg. Mean (°F)||Avg. Low (°F)|
|Month||Avg. High (°C)||Avg. Mean (°C)||Avg. Low (°C)|
Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.
Chance of Precipitation
The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Pathankot.
Snow on the Ground
The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Pathankot (in).
Average Rain and Snow by Month
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (in)||Total Precipitation (in)|
|Month||Daily Chance of Rain||Average Snow Depth (cm)||Total Precipitation (cm)|
Humidity and Wind
Pathankot has slightly high to average humidity compared to most tourist destinations. The least humid month is May (39.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (79.6%).
Wind in Pathankot is usually calm. The windiest month is April, followed by May and June. April’s average wind speed of around 1.9 knots (2.2 MPH or 3.5 KPH) is considered “light air.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early June where average top sustained speeds reach 5.2 knots, which is considered a light breeze.
Relative Humidity (%)
The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Pathankot.
The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.
Average Wind Speeds
Show Wind Speeds
All wind speeds are in knots.
|Month||Avg. Wind||Meaning (Beaufort)||Avg. Maximum Sustained Wind||Meaning (Beufort)|
|Jan||1.2||light air||3.4||light air|
|Feb||1.6||light air||3.9||light air|
|Mar||1.7||light air||3.9||light air|
|Apr||1.9||light air||4.4||a light breeze|
|May||1.9||light air||4.8||light air|
|Jun||1.8||light air||4.5||a light breeze|
|Jul||1.4||light air||3.8||light air|
|Aug||1||light air||3.2||light air|
|Sep||1||light air||3.1||light air|
|Oct||0.6||very calm||2.9||light air|
|Nov||0.6||very calm||3||light air|
|Dec||0.8||very calm||3.1||light air|
Show Relative Humidity by Month
|Month||Avg. Relative Humidity|
Is it Safe to Travel to Pathankot?
As of 6/21/2017 there are travel warnings and regional advisories for India; exercise a high degree of caution and avoid some areas. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories.
The Busiest and Least Crowded Months
The busiest month for tourism in Pathankot, India is April, followed by June and May. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Pathankot in February. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.
Estimated Tourism by Month
Most Popular Months to Visit
Overall Pathankot Travel Experience by Season
Spring (March through May)
Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 106°F (41.1°C) and 78.2°F (25.7°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Spring is the busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.
Summer (June through August)
The middle-year months have hot weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. June – August is busy season for tourism in Pathankot, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.
Fall (September through November)
Fall daily highs range from 93.5°F (34.2°C) and 79.7°F (26.5°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.
Winter (December through February)
Weather is somewhat cold this time of year in Pathankot to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 77.5°F (25.3°C) and 63.2°F (17.3°C). These times of year are the slowest with tourists.