In fact, the Mt. Kailash weather is very hard to predict, since it changes rapidly. Different Mt. Kailash weather condition give tourists different sceneries. A good, sunny and clear weather give tourists good, uninterrupted views of the Mt. Kailash. While a fairly unstable weather condition like rainy days give tourist bad visibility to see the peaks of Mount Kailash.
We believe that no one wants to miss the beautiful scenery of Mt. Kailash because of bad weather. To escape the bad weather, tourists are advised to learn about the Mt. Kailash weather conditions before getting there.
Here in this guide, we collect some reliable and useful "big-data" about Mt. Kailash weather and Mt. Kailash temperature for tourists to refer to. All of them are sorted out from National Weather Bureau and local Weather Bureau.
|Rain fall (mm)||27||30||35||114||125||59||25||7||17||46||30||46|
|Summary||Cold||Still cold||Warming up||Warm||Getting cold||Cold||Not advised to go|
|Clothing||Down Coat||Outdoor Warm Jacket||Down Coat|
Note: The statistics of Mount Kailash temperature and rainfall were observed and collected from Darchen Town, the starting and ending point of the Mount Kailash Trekking , the area beyond Tarchen of trekking trails into mountains could be colder, especially in the early morning and night, particularly on trekking day 2 when trek over the Drolma-la Pass.
Kailash Weather - Drolma-la Pass at 5460 meters high
The best time to visit Mt. Kailash is outside the rainy season in June, July and August, when roads are muddy and mountains are shrouded by mist and fog. Every other season has its benefits, from the fewer crowds of winter, to the warm and mild days of spring and colorful sceneries of autumn. Among the four seasons, the best time & season to visit Mt. Kailash is spring and autumn (Feb – May and late Sep – Nov), which are the main trekking months with fairly stable weather conditions and good visibility.
Late February to early May are popular months for trekking, with the weather warmer and flowers in bloom on the side of the road. Longer days with more sunlight coincide warming temperatures, less precipitation and good visibility, all of which provides tourists with great chances for trekking. Besides, another great time for visiting Mt. Kailash is from October to Early November , when the sky is clear, air is fresh and temperatures are comfortable. The Mt. Kailash has been washed clean by the monsoon rains, and looks particularly lush and verdant.
In addition to a good weather condition, the festival is also a factor that attract tourists to visit Mt. Kailash. Every year from May to June , pilgrims from all over Tibet and Asia come to Tibet to celebrate Saga Dawa festival, which is one of the most solemn and important religious festivals in Tibet. On that day, tourists can join the pilgrims to erase their sin of a lifetime by taking the 3-days trek around holy Mt. Kailash .
Note: If you are planning your first visit to Mt. Kailash, this guide has everything you need to know. From itinerary ideas with maps, tips on where to stay and eat, and how to get around and so on.
In the following text, we will give you some useful tips for traveling to Mt. Kailash.1. From April to October, warm clothes are always advised because snowy weather is maybe just around the next pass especially when trek over the arduous Drolma-la Pass at the height of 5640 meters. Down coat must be used in April, May, September and October.
Large Indian Pilgrims Group to Mount Kailash
I want to visit in Oct 2020 and do the Mt Kailash tour. I want to bring two of my grandchildren - aged 8 and 10 years old. Do you think it is possible?
Dear Mr. Ul***,
Greetings from Nancy at Budget Tibet Tour, thanks for visiting our website and sending your inquiry. I think it will be no problem for you to bring your grandchildren to do the trekking, as we had clients before who took child less than 4 years old did it, and they hired porter to carry him for some part. If you like, you can hire a horse and horse man to carry them to save the energy there. And also I recommend you to arrive in Lhasa1-2days earlier to make the children adjust the high place better if you have enough time. And I will send you the tour details, please check it by email. Best regards.
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