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Snowfall in Mussoorie

Mussoorie is one of the finest hill stations to enjoy the sight of fresh snow. If you visit here during winter between December and February, you will have an amazing time throughout. Though most hill stations start experiencing winters right from the end of November, snowfall in Mussoorie starts from mid-December.

The temperature reaches a sub-zero level, and the entire Doon Valley is covered in a sheet of snow. This excites many people throughout the winter season, which is why it is the best time to visit Mussoorie.

Here is an in-depth knowledge about snowfall in Mussoorie in December, and January.

Snowfall in Mussoorie in December

Snowfall in Mussoorie starts in mid-December. The snowfall is abrupt and inconsistent till this time. Apart from this, there are some places where you can enjoy the flakes. In December, you can witness snowfall at higher altitudes like Lal Tibba, Gun Hill, and George Everest.

While you visit Mussoorie in December, you can experience the harsh climatic conditions throughout the place. So, pack accordingly because the temperature during the month can be anywhere between 0°C and 12°C. The days are cold and nights become chilly, so you need to carry clothes accordingly. Mussoorie experiences medium-level snowfall during December, and it keeps intensifying as you move towards the end of the month.

Snowfall in Mussoorie in January

January is the ideal month to visit Mussoorie for snowfall. One can experience the snowfall during days and nights, making it blissful for the visitors. The entire Mall Road gets covered with snow, and people enjoy hot meals from their balconies or windows. It would help if you packed extra warm clothes (thin for layers) and water-resistant boots.

The blanket of snow across the entire hill and valley makes it look like a wonderland. You can enjoy snow hikes, playing in the snow, and other activities.

Tips to follow during Mussoorie Snow Time

  • Pack warm clothes and expose as little of your skin as possible.
  • It is advised to keep water-resistant jackets, caps, and gloves.
  • Keep your moisturizer, sunglasses, umbrella, and sunscreen in your backpack.
  • It is better to keep an eye on the weather forecast beforehand so you get to know whenever there is a snowfall.
  • Keep all the important medicines in your travel bag without a miss.

For more information about the best time to visit Mussoorie, contact us. If you are planning a visit to this hill station, check out our wide range of meticulously crafted Mussoorie tour packages, which are customizable. You can modify the itinerary according to your requirements. You can also add snow activities to the tour to make it memorable. Our travel experts can help you to plan a tour. Contact us for detailed information and booking!

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