Best Time to Visit Chopta

Chopta is an absolute destination and a hill station which can be visited round the year. If you wish to visit the sacred Tungnath Temple then visit from April to November, otherwise you find the temple closed. Best time to to travel to Chopta is in Summers (April – June) and Winters (Oct – Dec). Travellers interested in snow fall or want to experience snow trekking in Chopta then Jan to March are the best months.

Chopta Weather

Chopta experiences a cool & hospitable weather all around the year except few months in winters when the region is covered with snow.

Chopta Today’s Weather: 7 Days Weather Forecast of Chopta Region


Chopta in Summers: The weather of Chopta remains salubrious and pleasing during summers. The Himalayas are distinctly visible and the cool breeze adds charm to the vacation. Carry light woollens with you. During Summers, the temperature ranges between 10°C and 24°C in Chopta.

Chopta in Monsoons: The greenery of Chopta welcomes the tourist to get lost into the wilderness of nature. Enjoy the sip of tea, gazing at the snow capped peaks at Chopta during monsoons. There are chances of getting roads blocked for a couple of hours due to landslides but the scenic beauty of Chopta during monsoons is worth taking the risk. Chopta experiences monsoon in the months of July and August. Rainfall during this time of the year is mild, and the overall weather tends to be pleasant. However, it is advisable to carry along adequate rain gear if you are on a trip to Chopta during this part of the year.

Chopta in Winters: Serenity and solitude are at its best during winters at Chopta. The region is blessed with snowfall during winters and the accommodation options also remain few. But you can see the best of Chopta during winters as it looks like mini Switzerland during winters. Winters are freezing at Chopta so do carry heavy woolens. The winters are quite cold and one can experience the maximum temperature of 5°C which can drop to a minimum of -15°C with a lot of snowfall.

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10 months ago

Group booking for 15 pax

2 years ago

Is it safe for aged people above 75 years?

Shubham Butola
2 years ago

If you are aged then you must avoid the treks…. maybe you face problems in the heights
But you can visit to chopta because chopta is easily accessible through road… but the trek to Tungnath from chopta is little tough for aged people to trek on

Last edited 2 years ago by Shubham Butola
Tarun Chahal
2 years ago

Is it safe to go chopta in august i.e. during monsoon .Is there any risk of casualties due to landslides??

Reply to  Tarun Chahal
2 years ago

Dear sir,
Isit safe for old people to travel and stay at Chopta?

3 years ago

What is the best time for star gazing in Chopta?

Karan Verma
4 years ago

Can we see snow right now?

reeti sharma
4 years ago

Planning to visit from Delhi, in Dec. second half. Wanted to check if roads are fine and what are the chances to enjoy snowfall

4 years ago

can kids of 8 yrs do the chopta trek??

Reply to  Jyotika
3 years ago

yes, it’s the easy to track.

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