Location & Climate

 

Location
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Altitude

1279 mt.

Latitude

31o 20’ 25″    to 32o 25’ 0″ North

Longitude

76o 56’ 30″    to 77o 52’ 20″ East

Surrounding Areas & Districts

Kullu is bounded on the north and east by Lahaul & Spiti, on the south-east by Kinnaur, on the south by Shimla, on the south-west and west by Mandi and on the north-west by Kangra.

 

Climate
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Generally, the climate is cold and dry and the year can be divided into three season:

Summer April to July
Rainy August to September
Winter

October to March

 

From December to February, this period is very chilly. Heavy frost occurs during this period. Snowfall generally occurs during December and January or an early snowfall may occur in November also. During this period, most of the parts of the Kullu remain under cover of snow. But the snow does not remain on the ground for a long time. The average rain fall is 80 cm. Max temperature is 38.8o C and minimum is 3o C in winter.