1) Himachal Pradesh Tourism, Tourist
Information Office, Dalhousie- 176 304,
Area : 13 sq. km.
Altitude : 2036 metres.
Temperature (deg C): Summer - Max 23.5, Min 15.5; Winter - Max 10, Min 1.
Clothings : Summer - Light woollens, Winter - Heavy woollens.
Best Season : April to November.
Languages Spoken : Pahari (Local Dialect), Hindi, English.
SEASON:The best tourist season to visit Chamba is between
April and October. Adventure tourists may like to undertake winter trekking from November
to March when the higher reaches of the district are snow clad and access to most of the
villages is on foot.
CLIMATE:The climate of Chamba in general is
tempreate with well defined seasons. However, there may be variations because of
micro-climatic systems depending upon altitude and mountain aspect. The winters last from
December to February. March and April generally remain cool and dry but snowfall does
occur at higher elevations during these months. The temperature begins to rise rapidly
from the middle of April till last week of June or first week of July when monsoon
breaks-in. Monsoon continues till the end of August or mid September. During the monsoon,
the weather remains misty, humid and cloudy. October and November are comparatively dry
but cold. The maximum temperature in Chamba town in summers is 38°C and the minimum in
winter is 0°C.