Mount Everest Weather & Seasons

Mount Everest is one of the coldest places in Tibet. The weather differs by season and altitudes. Extreme temperature can reach -40~-50℃ above 7500m’s elevation. While at the EBC or lower EBC, the weather is relatively temperate, and flows around 0℃. There is a huge temperature gap between daytime and night. In summer, the temperature can reach 17℃, but during nighttime, it is usually lower 0℃. Learn more about Mount Everest weather.

The best time to visit Mount Everest is from April to June when it is usually warm and sunny so that you can see the views of Mount Everest clearly. September to November is another great time to visit Everest.

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Seasons to Go

Actually there is no obvious four seasons on Mount Everest because of its high altitude and fewer plants covered. Summer and winters are featured. Summer is relatively warm, and there is a lot of rainfall. The peak may hide in the mist. Harsh climate is common in winter days. It snows often. Supply there is usually at shortage because locals’ retreat back home.
Everest seasons

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