The temperature in Kedarnath today is very cold. It is because the height of Kedarnath Temple is around 3,583 meters above sea level. The Kedarnath Temple remains closed for 6 months due to the very heavy snowfall in the winter season. It opens for pilgrimage only for 6 months in the summer season.
Here we are sharing a detailed analysis of Kedarnath temperature today to the upcoming 7 days. The analysis includes weather conditions like average, minimum, or maximum Temperature in Kedarnath.
Temperature in Kedarnath Today
The weather & Kedarnath temperature today to the next 7 days. (Weather Forecast This Week)
Kedarnath Weather Today | Climate Condition
All the temples of the Chota Char Dham Yatra are located at high elevations. And hence, it is normally very cold weather in Kedarnath in winters. Due to most often sub-zero temperatures which make trekking is next to impossible.
Moreover, Kapaat (doors) of the temples close during the winter season. Thus, the Char Dham yatra is carried out mostly during the summer months. From April to June when the weather is favorable for steep climbing and sightseeing tours.
And also sometimes from late September to November, when the monsoon decreases and at the start of the winter season (autumn). This is the Best Time To Visit Kedarnath Dham.
As much as possible the rainy season for this Sacred Yatra (Tour) should be avoided. Because the roads and paths (trek) become slippery and there are circumstances of landslides are high.
Summer – Kedarnath Weather in May/June
Kedarnath is always in a Fixed degree of cold. The summer months of April, May, and June are cool, pleasant, and perfect for sightseeing. In the summer, this place becomes the center of attraction for tourists.
In Summer the average temperature is around 17 degrees Celsius. While the range lies from 15 degrees Celsius to a maximum of 25 degrees Celsius.
Individuals visiting Kedarnath at this time are here to participate in the visitation of the various temples dedicated to different deities from the Hindu religion. Other than this, sightseeing and trekking up the various trails outspread around the town.
Monsoon – Kedarnath in July/Aug/Sep/Oct
The monsoons in Kedarnath start in July and end somewhere in Mid- September.
From here on till November (winter time), Kedarnath’s weather is at a middle ground. And also the peak season for devotees to visit the town.
Must Read: Kedarnath Flood Story
The Monsoon in Kedarnath brings heavy to heavy rainfall and occasional landslides which makes it not an ideal time to visit the town. The temperature also maintains a balanced average of 12 degrees Celsius.
It is considered a flood-prone area, considering the 2013 floods.
Winter – Climate in Kedarnath in Nov/Dec/Jan
Kedarnath during the winter months of November to March is a virtually inaccessible area. Due to heavy snowfall which leads to most of the roads being blocked for individuals. It makes it very hard to reach there. The temperatures go underneath sub-zero levels with heavy rainfall.
Many people leave the town before the onset of winter, making it a ghost town. Heavy snow piled up as sheets and covers every inch of the town.
Kedarnath Weather Report for the Year 2021
Kedarnath Temperature Report for the Year 2021 – Weather Forecast