The temperature and weather at Langtang don’t remain the same whole year. Best Season to Trek Langtang Valley depends on what you want to see. As the beauty of nature is changing from season to season.
Nepal has four major seasons, which plays vital role in weather forecast Weather forecast of the mountain is never stable, indeed. The individual 4 seasons brings out different temperature and weather at Langtang region. From your better understanding on best season to trek to Langtang valley, we have described about the details of every individual season.
Autumn, 1st best season to trek langtang valley(from mid-September to late November)
Autumn season is considered as the best season to trek to Langtang valley. In this season the weather remains clear and make ease during your trek. The clear weather also offers you to watch the exceptional beauty of Langtang valley. During the Langtang valley trek during autumn, you can see the majestic view of snow-capped mountain ranges, the greenery everywhere and remote wilderness with the clean view on blue sky. In this season, the temperature will be cold at morning and night but during the day the temperature remains 11-17 degree Celsius.
Spring 2nd best season (from early March to late May)
Spring season is also considered as another best season after autumn, to trek to Langtang valley. The view is seen majestic and during trekking in this season, you can see beautiful rhododendron forests, the green forests and the mountains can be seen clear. Trekkers trekking to Langtang valley in spring will surely collect lifetime experiences and memories which lasts lifelong. In the spring, temperature in Langtang trek route remains 15-20 degree Celsius, during the day.
Both autumn & spring are recommended for independent trekking without guide or self-guided trekking with Nepalgram Adventure.
Monsoon (from early June to mid-August)
Despite of being the trail slippery with frequent rainfall, this season can be favourable for nature lover. In this season, it is a little hard to trek in comparison to other season; because this season has frequent rainfall, like every day in the afternoon. But this season provides one of the best views to watch birds, greenery, yak, wild animals & view of the mountain in the morning. The trekking trail of Langtang region will look like a wild garden in rainy season.
Generally, after the heavy rainfall, you can get the clear view of mountain ranges and outstanding landscapes around. Saying that – in rainy season – Langtang valley trekking does not have clear weather but has window opening to be able to see the surrounding snow-capped mountains.
In monsoon, the temperature of Langtang valley will be around 9 degrees Celsius to 25 degrees Celsius during the daytime.
Winter (from early December to mid-February)
This season is not regarded best season to trek to Langtang Valley but still loved by trekkers. Snowfall takes place like every day in winter season which can be difficult for trekkers on the trail, but the beauty of the snowing nature and wilderness is admiring, indeed.
Walking in the thick chunk of snow is not easy, it needs lots of effort, but thin snow makes trekking nice and beautiful; if you love snow or have not seen snow falling in your life. All the forests are also covered with snow, and you will feel like entire surrounding a snow-capped mountain (White Mountain).
The temperature in winter remains 0 degree Celsius in the morning and night & 10-15 degree Celsius during the daytime.
You might love to read our other articles about Langtang—
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- Langtang Trek – Complete information
- Trekking cost for Langtang valley
- Langtang Trekking package
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