Climate in Gangtok (Sikkim), India

See the monthly weather averages in graphs below.
* Data from nearest weather station: Darjeeling (West Bengal), India (48.1 KM).

Average minimum and maximum temperature over the year

The monthly mean minimum and maximum daily temperature. Show in Fahrenheit

Average min and max temperatures in Darjeeling, India   Copyright © 2020

Average monthly precipitation over the year (rainfall, snow)

This is the mean monthly precipitation, including rain, snow, hail etc. Show in Inches

Average precipitation (rain/snow) in Darjeeling, India   Copyright © 2020

Where to stay in Gangtok

What is the best time of year to go to Gangtok in India

Here are some average weather facts we collected from our historical climate data:

  • A lot of rain (rainy season) falls in the month: May, June, July, August and September.
  • On average, the warmest month is August with 19°C (67°F).
  • On average, the coldest month is January with 9°C (35°F).
  • July is the wettest month. This month should be avoided if you are not a big fan of rain.
  • December is the driest month.
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