The best times to visit Sauraha for ideal weather are

November 5th to March 18th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.



Other Sauraha Travel Info

Weather in Sauraha


Average temperatures in Sauraha vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 36th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Sauraha, the hottest months are June, May, and then July. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early June where highs are regularly around 99.4°F (37.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 77.5°F (25.3°C) at night.

Sauraha Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Sauraha Temperatures (Celsius)


“Feels-Like” Temperatures

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.

Sauraha Perceived Temperature (F)


Sauraha Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Sauraha 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.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 68.6 59.4 47.1
Feb 77.7 66.7 51
Mar 86.9 75.6 57.7
Apr 96.6 83.6 63.8
May 98 88.5 72.7
Jun 96.3 88.9 77.6
Jul 94 86.6 78.5
Aug 92.3 85.6 77.8
Sep 92.1 84.7 76.2
Oct 89.9 80.8 66.5
Nov 84.9 73 58.1
Dec 73.2 63.1 49.2

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 20.3 15.2 8.4
Feb 25.4 19.3 10.6
Mar 30.5 24.2 14.3
Apr 35.9 28.7 17.7
May 36.7 31.4 22.6
Jun 35.7 31.6 25.3
Jul 34.4 30.3 25.8
Aug 33.5 29.8 25.4
Sep 33.4 29.3 24.6
Oct 32.2 27.1 19.2
Nov 29.4 22.8 14.5
Dec 22.9 17.3 9.6



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Sauraha are January, December, and then November. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in mid to late August with an average of 5 days of significant precipitation the week of August 20th.

When can you find snow in Sauraha? Weather stations report no annual snow. 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 Sauraha.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Sauraha (in).

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 2% 0 0.3
Feb 6% 0 0.3
Mar 10% 0 0.9
Apr 12% 0 1.6
May 13% 0 5.2
Jun 27% 0 7.6
Jul 41% 0 10.4
Aug 47% 0 16.9
Sep 23% 0 7.4
Oct 7% 0 1.9
Nov 3% 0 2.1
Dec 3% 0 1

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 2 0 0.8
Feb 6 0 0.8
Mar 10 0 2.3
Apr 12 0 4.1
May 13 0 13.2
Jun 27 0 19.3
Jul 41 0 26.4
Aug 47 0 42.9
Sep 23 0 18.8
Oct 7 0 4.8
Nov 3 0 5.3
Dec 3 0 2.5


Humidity and Wind

Sauraha has some very humid months, and slightly dry months in the opposite season. The least humid month is April (38.9% relative humidity), and the most humid month is January (79.1%).

Wind in Sauraha is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is April, followed by May and June. April’s average wind speed of around 4.2 knots (4.9 MPH or 7.9 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late April where average top sustained speeds reach 9 knots, which is considered a gentle breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Sauraha.

Avg. Relative Humidity


The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

Max Sustained Wind
Average Daily Wind

Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 1.5 Barely noticeable 4.2 Light breeze
Feb 1.8 Barely noticeable 4.7 Light breeze
Mar 3.3 Barely noticeable 7 Light breeze
Apr 4.2 Light breeze 7.9 Gentle breeze
May 4 Light breeze 6.7 Light breeze
Jun 3.7 Barely noticeable 6.4 Light breeze
Jul 3.5 Barely noticeable 6.4 Light breeze
Aug 2.8 Barely noticeable 5.5 Light breeze
Sep 2.7 Barely noticeable 5.4 Light breeze
Oct 1.8 Barely noticeable 3.6 Barely noticeable
Nov 0.3 Still 2.4 Light breeze
Dec 1 Barely noticeable 3.7 Barely noticeable

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 79.1%
Feb 61.9%
Mar 52.5%
Apr 38.9%
May 50.5%
Jun 64.6%
Jul 73.7%
Aug 76.6%
Sep 74.7%
Oct 68.2%
Nov 71.1%
Dec 74.1%


Is it Safe to Travel to Sauraha?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings for Nepal; exercise a high degree of caution. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Sep 29, 2019.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Sauraha, Nepal is April, followed by May and June. 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 Sauraha in October. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month


Most Popular Months to Visit

Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 77.5 in October means 77.5% of the tourists vs. April.



Overall Sauraha Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 99°F (37.2°C) and 80.2°F (26.8°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 3 to 4 days of significant precipitation per month. 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. These months see the most precipitation with 8 to 15 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Sauraha, 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. It rains or snows a normal amount: 1 to 7 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is somewhat cool this time of year in Sauraha to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 80.2°F (26.8°C) and 67.2°F (19.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 1 to 2 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.


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