Weather and Climate of Nepal

seasons-1024x683Nepal has a run of the mill monsoonal two-season year. The dry season begin from October and endures till May and the wet season, the storm, from June till September.

In the late spring (May till early piece of June) Kathmandu, the capital city, get extremely hot with temperatures frequently in the 30s. Notwithstanding amid winter the brilliant sunny days frequently achieve 20ºC in spite of the fact that with dusk the mercury may dive to close solidifying. It never really snows in the Kathmandu Valley and higher up the coldest climate is likewise the driest climate so snow is strange. Because of its lower elevation Pokhara is hotter and more charming than Kathmandu in the winter, yet more sizzling when the temperature develops and wetter amid the storm.

The atmosphere of Nepal is of Monsoon sort. Be that as it may, genuine climatic condition differ an extraordinary arrangement from South to North of the nation i.e., from Terai to the Himalayas . The atmosphere of Nepal has additionally been impacted by different variables, for example, scope, winning winds, maritime separation, and position of mountains.

On the premise of occasional change in climatic conditions, the atmosphere of Nepal can be isolated into three primary seasons: – Summer, Rainy and Winter Season. The fundamental component of every season is depicted underneath.

Summer Season: The hot climate season starts in March and proceeds till the end of May. Because of the northward walk of the Sun, the high temperature happens in all parts of the nation. Amid this season, temperature surpasses 30 o C in the Terai. Towards North, elevation increments and it stays warm in midland slopes and valleys. It is cool in the Himalayan district. Days get to be sunny, breezy and dusty and it gets dim in a few territories. Most parts of Nepal are dry in this season. However in light of incredible warmth, precipitation as rain and slush every so often happens from neighborhood convective tempests in April and May.

Winter Season: It incorporates the month of October, November, December, January and February. Amid winter season, the sun sparkles over the southern half of the globe and the temperature turns out to be low everywhere throughout the nation. It is around 15 o C temperature in the Terai. The Himalayan zone over 3000m, records the temperature underneath the point of solidification. The higher mountain regions are very frosty. All in all, winter is for the most part a dry season. The rainstorm blow from land to the ocean amid this season. However westerly wind cause light rain in the western Nepal . Clear sky, foggy or chilly and cool morning are the general components of this season.

Stormy Season: It starts in June and proceeds up to the end of September. Amid this season, storm blows from south-east bearing and convey rain to the nation. The local dissemination of precipitation shifts from one to the next zone. It relies on upon the maritime separation and neighborhood topographic elements of the place. Pokhara Valley situated in the focal Nepal gets more than 400 cm precipitation. So also, southern inclines of Mahabharat and Churia slopes in East Nepal get more than 200 cm precipitation. When all is said in done, rain reduces from Pokhara Valley towards west and north. In the north, there exists a bigger rain shadow zone past the considerable Himalayan Ranges in the focal and western parts of Nepal . It gets poor precipitation under 50cm. Amid stormy season, it gets sultry and muggy. Temperature marginally drops down in stormy season because of regular precipitation.