Best Time To Visit Leh, India

Best Time To Go To Leh

Leh has a cold, desert climate and you can expect, long, difficult winters from October to the beginning of March. Minimum temperatures in winter are well below freezing for the majority of the season and the city gets the odd bit of snowfall during winter as well. During the rest of the year, the weather is normally fine and warm during the day. Leh receives very little rain- the average is only 90mm every year. The temperature varies greatly depending on what time of the year it is from -28 °C in winter to 33 °C during the summer.

The best time to travel to Leh is in the summer time between June and August, roads are open and you do not have to deal with freezing temperatures.

Climate in Leh

Know weather for your travel dates:

19-May-2018
Today 19 May

53

35

Light snow in the morning.

Wind:1.98 m/s

Humidity:30%

Precipitation:0.05%

  • Sun 20 May
    56 | 37

    Clear throughout the day.

  • Mon 21 May
    57 | 36

    Clear throughout the day.

  • Tue 22 May
    54 | 35

    Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon.

  • Wed 23 May
    55 | 37

    Partly cloudy starting in the evening.

  • Thu 24 May
    54 | 35

    Partly cloudy in the morning.

  • Fri 25 May
    54 | 35

    Partly cloudy starting in the evening.

Month wise Weather in Leh

Average Temperature in Leh by month

  • 80℉
  • 60℉
  • 40℉
  • 20℉ 0℉
Jan

Average temperature: 25℉

Minimum temperature: 1℉

Maximum temperature: 41℉

Feb

Average temperature: 27℉

Minimum temperature: 1℉

Maximum temperature: 46℉

Mar

Average temperature: 33℉

Minimum temperature: 18℉

Maximum temperature: 63℉

Apr

Average temperature: 42℉

Minimum temperature: 28℉

Maximum temperature: 68℉

May

Average temperature: 52℉

Minimum temperature: 34℉

Maximum temperature: 72℉

Jun

Average temperature: 56℉

Minimum temperature: 43℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Jul

Average temperature: 67℉

Minimum temperature: 54℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Aug

Average temperature: 67℉

Minimum temperature: 45℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Sep

Average temperature: 59℉

Minimum temperature: 36℉

Maximum temperature: 79℉

Oct

Average temperature: 47℉

Minimum temperature: 28℉

Maximum temperature: 72℉

Nov

Average temperature: 32℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 32℉

Dec

Average temperature: 30℉

Minimum temperature: 5℉

Maximum temperature: 52℉

Highest temperature in Leh is recorded as 89.6℉ in July and August.

Lowest temperature in Leh is recorded as 32℉ in November.

Average Humidity in Leh by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 42%

Minimum Humidity: 12%

Maximum Humidity: 99%

Feb

Average Humidity: 57%

Minimum Humidity: 14%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Mar

Average Humidity: 35%

Minimum Humidity: 14%

Maximum Humidity: 84%

Apr

Average Humidity: 37%

Minimum Humidity: 15%

Maximum Humidity: 77%

May

Average Humidity: 29%

Minimum Humidity: 13%

Maximum Humidity: 53%

Jun

Average Humidity: 36%

Minimum Humidity: 13%

Maximum Humidity: 100%

Jul

Average Humidity: 28%

Minimum Humidity: 18%

Maximum Humidity: 61%

Aug

Average Humidity: 27%

Minimum Humidity: 11%

Maximum Humidity: 57%

Sep

Average Humidity: 29%

Minimum Humidity: 9%

Maximum Humidity: 61%

Oct

Average Humidity: 20%

Minimum Humidity: 5%

Maximum Humidity: 34%

Nov

Average Humidity: 0%

Minimum Humidity: 0%

Maximum Humidity: 0%

Dec

Average Humidity: 27%

Minimum Humidity: 12%

Maximum Humidity: 47%

Most humid month in Leh is February.

Least humid month in Leh is November.

Best time to visit Leh Attractions in May

  • Best time to visit Thiksey Monastery in Leh
    • Everyday : 08:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Best time to visit Nubra Valley in Leh
    • Everyday : 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM
  • Best time to visit Shanti Stupa in Leh
    • Everyday : 05:30 AM to 08:00 AM
  • Best time to visit Hall Of Fame in Leh
    • Tuesday : Closed
    • Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday : 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM