Best time to visit, weather and climate Darjeeling

Best time to visit Darjeeling, India

The best time to visit Darjeeling in India is in march and october and november, when you will have a pleasant temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in Darjeeling is 26°C in june and the lowest is 16°C in january.

The average climate figure for Darjeeling is an 6,2. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

Darjeeling has the moderate climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Darjeeling or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.



Climate Darjeeling per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
16°C 19°C 23°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 23°C 20°C 17°C
9
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31
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49
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213
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225
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341
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393
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319
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227
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119
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13
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16
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Climate Darjeeling

Darjeeling has the moderate climate prevailing. There is a lot of rainfall in the summer, and in the winter it is quite dry again. The average annual temperature for Darjeeling is 33° degrees and there is about 248 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 282 days a year with an average humidity of 42% and an UV-index of 7.


Climate Darjeeling

 
Day
max °C
Night
min °C
MM
rain
Rain
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day
max °C
16°C 19°C 23°C 25°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 26°C 25°C 23°C 20°C 17°C
Night
min °C
7°C 9°C 13°C 16°C 19°C 21°C 21°C 20°C 19°C 16°C 12°C 8°C
MM
rain
9
mm
31
mm
49
mm
213
mm
225
mm
341
mm
393
mm
319
mm
227
mm
119
mm
13
mm
16
mm
Rain
days
5 6 10 21 28 29 31 31 28 19 8 6
Dry
days
26 22 21 9 3 1 0 0 2 12 22 25
Sun hours
per day
7 7 9 10 12 10 9 9 8 9 9 7
Wind force
in Bft
2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 4 4 5 5 6 6 6 6 6 5 4 4
 


Climate Darjeeling january

On average, it is maximum 16° in january in Darjeeling and at least around 7° degrees. In january there are 5 days of rainfall with a total of 9 mm and the it will be dry 26 days this month in Darjeeling.

Climate Darjeeling february

On average, it is maximum 19° in february in Darjeeling and at least around 9° degrees. In february there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 31 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month in Darjeeling.

Climate Darjeeling march

On average, it is maximum 23° in march in Darjeeling and at least around 13° degrees. In march there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 49 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month in Darjeeling.

Climate Darjeeling april

On average, it is maximum 25° in april in Darjeeling and at least around 16° degrees. In april there are 21 days of rainfall with a total of 213 mm and the it will be dry 9 days this month in Darjeeling.

Climate Darjeeling may

On average, it is maximum 25° in may in Darjeeling and at least around 19° degrees. In may there are 28 days of rainfall with a total of 225 mm and the it will be dry 3 days this month in Darjeeling.

Climate Darjeeling june

On average, it is maximum 26° in june in Darjeeling and at least around 21° degrees. In june there are 29 days of rainfall with a total of 341 mm and the it will be dry 1 day this month in Darjeeling.

Climate Darjeeling july

On average, it is maximum 26° in july in Darjeeling and at least around 21° degrees. In july there are 31 days of rainfall with a total of 393 mm

Climate Darjeeling august

On average, it is maximum 26° in august in Darjeeling and at least around 20° degrees. In august there are 31 days of rainfall with a total of 319 mm

Climate Darjeeling september

On average, it is maximum 25° in september in Darjeeling and at least around 19° degrees. In september there are 28 days of rainfall with a total of 227 mm and the it will be dry 2 days this month in Darjeeling.

Climate Darjeeling october

On average, it is maximum 23° in october in Darjeeling and at least around 16° degrees. In october there are 19 days of rainfall with a total of 119 mm and the it will be dry 12 days this month in Darjeeling.

Climate Darjeeling november

On average, it is maximum 20° in november in Darjeeling and at least around 12° degrees. In november there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 13 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month in Darjeeling.

Climate Darjeeling december

On average, it is maximum 17° in december in Darjeeling and at least around 8° degrees. In december there are 6 days of rainfall with a total of 16 mm and the it will be dry 25 days this month in Darjeeling.

14 day weather forecast Darjeeling

The weather for Darjeeling in India will be 23° till 22° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max (°C) Min (°C) Rainfall (mm) Rainfall (%) Wind UV-index
We
23 Sep
Zware Regen 18°C 17°C 91 mm 100% 2m/s 3
Th
24 Sep
Zware Regen 23°C 18°C 17 mm 85% 1m/s 3
Fr
25 Sep
Zware Regen 19°C 17°C 143 mm 100% 2m/s 3
Sa
26 Sep
Zware Regen 18°C 17°C 129 mm 100% 2m/s 3
Su
27 Sep
Regen 25°C 16°C 13 mm 80% 1m/s 7
Mo
28 Sep
Overwegend bewolkt 24°C 17°C 4.6 mm 60% 1m/s 8
Tu
29 Sep
Bewolkt 25°C 17°C 3.1 mm 50% 1m/s 3

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max (°C) Min (°C) Rainfall (mm) Rainfall (%) Wind UV-index
We
30 Sep
Lichte regen 26°C 18°C 5.5 mm 65% 1m/s 4
Th
1 Oct
Bewolkt 24°C 17°C 2.3 mm 45% 1m/s 3
Fr
2 Oct
Bewolkt 27°C 17°C 1.8 mm 40% 2m/s 5
Sa
3 Oct
Bewolkt 24°C 17°C 0.4 mm 15% 2m/s 3
Su
4 Oct
Lichte regen 21°C 16°C 6.7 mm 70% 1m/s 3
Mo
5 Oct
Bewolkt 21°C 15°C 3.8 mm 55% 1m/s 3
Tu
6 Oct
Wisselend bewolkt 22°C 16°C 2.8 mm 50% 2m/s 6

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Flight tickets to Darjeeling

The 3 nearest airports to Darjeeling you can fly to are:

  • Taplejung Airport (67 km)
    Tāplejung
  • Biratnagar Airport (117 km)
    Birātnagar
  • Paro Airport (122 km)
    Paro

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About Darjeeling

Darjeeling lies in India in the province West Bengal. If you want to call Darjeeling you have to use +91 or 0091 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +915012457809 or 00915012457809.

Darjeeling is in a straight line at 1.634 km distance from Islamabad. From Jinnah International Airport the flight time is about 3 hours20.

The coordinates of Darjeeling, India are latitude: 27.034784 en longitude: 88.266117

The GPS coordinates are N 27° 2' 5.2800" en E 88° 15' 57.9600"

Currency Darjeeling

In Darjeeling the Indian rupee is used to pay.

Exchange rate Indian rupee (INR) 23 september 2020

1 Indian rupee = 2,27 Pakistani rupee
100 Indian rupee = 227,39 Pakistani rupee

1 Pakistani rupee = 0,44 Indian rupee
100 Pakistani rupee = 43,98 Indian rupee

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Time difference Darjeeling

In Darjeeling it is now 19:31 o’clock in the evening on wednesday 23 september 2020. That is 0,5 hour later than in Pakistan. The time zone of Darjeeling is Asia/Calcutta and the Greenwich time is UTC+05:+05.

Vaccinations Darjeeling

Recommended vaccinations

  • DTP (Difterie, Tetanus en Polio)
  • Buiktyfus
  • Hepatitis A (besmettelijke geelzucht)

Person and travel related vaccinations

These vaccinations may differ per person and / or be advised on the basis of the stay in Darjeeling.

  • BMR (Bof, Mazelen en Rode hond)
  • Hepatitis B
  • Tuberculose (TBC)
  • Rabiës
  • Japanse encefalitis
  • Gele koorts
  • Schistosomiasis
  • Dengue (knokkelkoorts)