Best Time To Visit Punakha, Bhutan

Best Time To Go To Punakha

Wet season: June to September.

Dry season: October to mid-April

The winters of Punakha are cold and the temperature falls below 0 degrees. Hence, it is not advisable to travel to Punakha in late November to February unless you love snow and trekking in freezing climate.

Tourist Season: March-April and September-October

These months are pleasant and sunny. This bright climate is perfect to visit this abode of beauty.

Climate in Punakha

Know weather for your travel dates:

23-Jun-2018
Today 23 Jun

84

67

Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

Wind:0.85 m/s

Humidity:51%

Precipitation:0.13%

  • Sun 24 Jun
    80 | 66

    Rain overnight.

  • Mon 25 Jun
    78 | 66

    Overcast throughout the day.

  • Tue 26 Jun
    79 | 63

    Overcast throughout the day.

  • Wed 27 Jun
    81 | 65

    Overcast throughout the day.

  • Thu 28 Jun
    83 | 65

    Foggy overnight.

  • Fri 29 Jun
    80 | 64

    Overcast throughout the day.

Month wise Weather in Punakha

Average Temperature in Punakha by month

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

Average temperature: 37℉

Minimum temperature: 1℉

Maximum temperature: 77℉

Feb

Average temperature: 42℉

Minimum temperature: 7℉

Maximum temperature: 68℉

Mar

Average temperature: 45℉

Minimum temperature: 19℉

Maximum temperature: 81℉

Apr

Average temperature: 52℉

Minimum temperature: 23℉

Maximum temperature: 75℉

May

Average temperature: 56℉

Minimum temperature: 28℉

Maximum temperature: 81℉

Jun

Average temperature: 61℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 88℉

Jul

Average temperature: 62℉

Minimum temperature: 37℉

Maximum temperature: 88℉

Aug

Average temperature: 63℉

Minimum temperature: 41℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Sep

Average temperature: 61℉

Minimum temperature: 36℉

Maximum temperature: 82℉

Oct

Average temperature: 55℉

Minimum temperature: 18℉

Maximum temperature: 81℉

Nov

Average temperature: 46℉

Minimum temperature: 7℉

Maximum temperature: 73℉

Dec

Average temperature: 42℉

Minimum temperature: 7℉

Maximum temperature: 72℉

Highest temperature in Punakha is recorded as 87.8℉ in June and July.

Lowest temperature in Punakha is recorded as 1.4℉ in January.

Average Rain in Punakha by Month (in mm)

  • 160
  • 120
  • 80
  • 40 0
Jan

Average Rain: 0 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 0 mm

Feb

Average Rain: 0 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 0 mm

Mar

Average Rain: 3.34 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 55.72 mm

Apr

Average Rain: 10.48 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 314.31 mm

May

Average Rain: 0 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 0 mm

Jun

Average Rain: 77.73 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 2331.84 mm

Jul

Average Rain: 38.41 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 413.43 mm

Aug

Average Rain: 15.73 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 270.97 mm

Sep

Average Rain: 127.79 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 2787.09 mm

Oct

Average Rain: 28.87 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 894.95 mm

Nov

Average Rain: 0 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 0 mm

Dec

Average Rain: 0 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum rain recorded in Punakha is 2787.09 mm in September.

Months with no rains or lowest rains in Punakha are January, February, May, November and December.

Average Humidity in Punakha by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 62%

Minimum Humidity: 46%

Maximum Humidity: 81%

Feb

Average Humidity: 62%

Minimum Humidity: 45%

Maximum Humidity: 76%

Mar

Average Humidity: 70%

Minimum Humidity: 55%

Maximum Humidity: 85%

Apr

Average Humidity: 72%

Minimum Humidity: 50%

Maximum Humidity: 87%

May

Average Humidity: 73%

Minimum Humidity: 61%

Maximum Humidity: 85%

Jun

Average Humidity: 72%

Minimum Humidity: 57%

Maximum Humidity: 87%

Jul

Average Humidity: 78%

Minimum Humidity: 70%

Maximum Humidity: 84%

Aug

Average Humidity: 80%

Minimum Humidity: 73%

Maximum Humidity: 90%

Sep

Average Humidity: 78%

Minimum Humidity: 72%

Maximum Humidity: 85%

Oct

Average Humidity: 72%

Minimum Humidity: 62%

Maximum Humidity: 87%

Nov

Average Humidity: 64%

Minimum Humidity: 53%

Maximum Humidity: 73%

Dec

Average Humidity: 60%

Minimum Humidity: 40%

Maximum Humidity: 77%

Most humid month in Punakha is August.

Least humid month in Punakha is December.

Best time to visit Punakha Attractions in June