Snowfall in Dhanaulti is a beautiful sight to enjoy, and many people from around the hill station visit here to experience it. People from Delhi, Haridwar, Dehradun, Rishikesh, and other nearby areas visit here during snowy days. Dhanaulti has a blend of natural beauty, and a peaceful environment and snowfall just added the charm, making this destination heaven for nature lovers.
Dhanaulti being even higher in altitude than Mussoorie, starts experiencing winters from November itself. But there are fewer chances for the hamlet to receive snowfall during this month. So, where people enjoy the greenery and spellbinding beauty of Dhanaulti in the other months, winters are for adventurers and snow lovers.
Keep reading to know more about snowfall in Dhanaulti each winter month
Snowfall in December
December is when it starts to snow in Dhanaulti as the temperature goes down to 3°C on a few occasions during nights. During December, the maximum temperature goes up to 13°C, which again is frosty. So it is better to keep enough warm clothes in your travel bag. Most people prefer taking a road trip to the hamlet during this month, and it is enjoyable by all means.
The roads remain clear during the month because the intensity of snow remains low during the month. But yes, there are fewer days, and that too towards the end of the month when you can expect regular fresh snow.
Snowfall in January
This is the month when winters and snowfall in Dhanaulti get to their peak. The temperature throughout the month fluctuates between 1°C and 9°C. One can expect heavy snowfall for most of the month. Many people visit here in January to enjoy fresh snow and activities that can be performed during this time. Where kids enjoy their time making snowmen and throwing snowballs at each other, adults love taking a snow hike and performing adventure activities.
Photography remains a highlight and an unfathomable beauty too. This gives the visitors a fantastic time and all the fun they want on their trip to this hamlet. But, unfortunately, there are weeks when it gets knee-high snow on the roads.
Snowfall in February
The frequency of snowfall starts to dip during February, but it remains cold even throughout this month. The temperature remains between 2°C and 11°C throughout February. The morning view of the valley remains breathtaking as usual, and you can expect snow at times. Ensure you have seen the weather chart if you are planning your trip this month. Look for the days when it is predicted to rain. This will help in improving your overall visiting experience.
Tips for Snowfall in Dhanaulti
There are some generic tips that one should follow during their trip to this hamlet. Some of the important ones are listed below:
- Keep jackets, extra socks, boots, caps, hats, fleece, and extra warm clothes in your bag.
- Ensure you have carried extra water bottles (suggestively thermos) to keep yourself hydrated.
- Do not expose your skin to the sun without applying sunscreen to it.
- Make sure that you have kept moisturizers in your bag too.
- Get your lodges, hotels, motels, and guest houses; pre-booked to avoid any inconvenience.
- If you require any medicines, do carry them along. Also, don’t skip keeping cough, cold, and fever medicines.
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