Best Time To Visit Shillong, India

Best Time To Go To Shillong

Owing to its rolling hills and high altitude, it has a tropical climate with cold chilly winters and occasional summers. The monsoon is usually in the June and rains till the end of August.

The innate nature vested divine beauty in Shillong attracts many tourists and people of pilgrimage. Because of the tropical climate, the place is best to be visited between October- November and between March-April.

Travel to Shillong in the month of January and February for optimum experience of Shillong tourism.

Climate in Shillong

Know weather for your travel dates:

25-May-2018
Today 25 May

69

64

Rain in the morning and evening.

Wind:2.08 m/s

Humidity:100%

Precipitation:0.76%

  • Sat 26 May
    69 | 64

    Rain until afternoon, starting again in the evening.

  • Sun 27 May
    71 | 65

    Rain until evening.

  • Mon 28 May
    73 | 63

    Rain until evening.

  • Tue 29 May
    69 | 63

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Wed 30 May
    71 | 64

    Light rain until afternoon, starting again in the evening.

  • Thu 31 May
    73 | 65

    Rain until evening.

Month wise Weather in Shillong

Average Temperature in Shillong by month

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

Average temperature: 62℉

Minimum temperature: 41℉

Maximum temperature: 82℉

Feb

Average temperature: 65℉

Minimum temperature: 43℉

Maximum temperature: 88℉

Mar

Average temperature: 68℉

Minimum temperature: 45℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Apr

Average temperature: 72℉

Minimum temperature: 52℉

Maximum temperature: 99℉

May

Average temperature: 76℉

Minimum temperature: 57℉

Maximum temperature: 97℉

Jun

Average temperature: 78℉

Minimum temperature: 61℉

Maximum temperature: 97℉

Jul

Average temperature: 78℉

Minimum temperature: 63℉

Maximum temperature: 99℉

Aug

Average temperature: 78℉

Minimum temperature: 63℉

Maximum temperature: 97℉

Sep

Average temperature: 77℉

Minimum temperature: 61℉

Maximum temperature: 97℉

Oct

Average temperature: 74℉

Minimum temperature: 52℉

Maximum temperature: 95℉

Nov

Average temperature: 68℉

Minimum temperature: 46℉

Maximum temperature: 88℉

Dec

Average temperature: 64℉

Minimum temperature: 45℉

Maximum temperature: 81℉

Highest temperature in Shillong is recorded as 98.6℉ in April and July.

Lowest temperature in Shillong is recorded as 41℉ in January.

Average Rain in Shillong by Month (in mm)

  • 240
  • 180
  • 120
  • 60 0
Jan

Average Rain: 0 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 0 mm

Feb

Average Rain: 0.83 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 23.23 mm

Mar

Average Rain: 43.2 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 543.46 mm

Apr

Average Rain: 232.11 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 3223.75 mm

May

Average Rain: 121.22 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 1247.97 mm

Jun

Average Rain: 63.74 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 715.37 mm

Jul

Average Rain: 48.4 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 549.68 mm

Aug

Average Rain: 14.98 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 204.4 mm

Sep

Average Rain: 10.17 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 111.5 mm

Oct

Average Rain: 0.1 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 3.11 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 Shillong is 3223.75 mm in April.

Months with no rains or lowest rains in Shillong are January, November and December.

Average Humidity in Shillong by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 64%

Maximum Humidity: 81%

Feb

Average Humidity: 70%

Minimum Humidity: 57%

Maximum Humidity: 83%

Mar

Average Humidity: 72%

Minimum Humidity: 57%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Apr

Average Humidity: 79%

Minimum Humidity: 58%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

May

Average Humidity: 82%

Minimum Humidity: 71%

Maximum Humidity: 88%

Jun

Average Humidity: 87%

Minimum Humidity: 79%

Maximum Humidity: 97%

Jul

Average Humidity: 87%

Minimum Humidity: 76%

Maximum Humidity: 94%

Aug

Average Humidity: 88%

Minimum Humidity: 83%

Maximum Humidity: 97%

Sep

Average Humidity: 89%

Minimum Humidity: 82%

Maximum Humidity: 96%

Oct

Average Humidity: 86%

Minimum Humidity: 75%

Maximum Humidity: 98%

Nov

Average Humidity: 81%

Minimum Humidity: 73%

Maximum Humidity: 88%

Dec

Average Humidity: 79%

Minimum Humidity: 69%

Maximum Humidity: 94%

Most humid month in Shillong is September.

Least humid month in Shillong is February.

Best time to visit Shillong Attractions in May