CLIMATE OF LADAKH
The weather of Ladakh remains cold and chilly for most part of the year. Winters (October to May) are very cold frost bites are common occurrence, making it a very inhospitable climate for visiting the place. During this season, the mercury level comes down to very well below 0°C and the whole area is covered with snow during winters. Monsoon season experiences rainfall but due to the land slides, the area is closed.
Ladakh is open for tourists only during the summer months (June to September) as it is the only season when the passes open. The temperature is cool and can go up to 33°C. Summers are the ideal time to go to Leh as the skies are clear and offers panoramic views of the mountains. The average day temperature ranges from 20° to 30°C.