Where to Visit in Meghalaya & When
Summer Season in Meghalaya - From April till June
Planning Meghalaya holiday in summer offers an ideal escape from the scorching heat. The temperature in many parts of the state never goes beyond 28°C. Mornings are as pleasant as evenings. Many regional festivals are also conducted during the months of April to June. Thus, summer is the best season to visit Meghalaya.
Monsoon Season in Meghalaya - From July till September
Monsoon arrives in Meghalaya in June. Considered to be the wettest place on the Earth, the state receives heavy rainfall. Rainfall adds to the charm to the place and makes it look all the more beautiful. Rainfall also bestow a new life to the scenic waterfalls like Seven Sisters Falls and Nohkalikai Falls. But, it is not the best season to visit because the heavy rainfall hampers your excursion to top tourist destinations in Meghalaya. However, rain and nature lovers can definitely think of traveling to Meghalaya during the months between July and September.
Autumn Season in Meghalaya - From October till November
It is the time when the famous autumn festival is celebrated in Shillong, Meghalaya. Thus, it becomes one of the best places to visit in Meghalaya during these months.
Winter Season in Meghalaya - From December till March
In winter, the temperature ranges from 4°C to 16°C. People planning to visit Meghalaya in winter experience foggy days. The salubrious weather during the months from December to March allows visitors to partake in a number of things to do in Meghalaya. Don’t forget to visit the Double Decker Living Root Bridge, Mawlynnong Village, Umiam Lake, etc.
Thus, the best time to visit Meghalaya remains throughout the year.