Jammu and Kashmir Climate
Jammu and Kashmir has many different climates, but the most prevalent ones are BSk, Cfa, Csa.
|Cold semi-arid climates||71||BSk||Spituk, Shey, Choglamsar, Tangtse, Lukung|
|Humid subtropical climate||61||Cfa||Raj Bagh, Shiv Pora, Srinagar, New Theed, Fatehpora|
|Hot-summer Mediterranean climate||49||Csa||Katra, Darend, Jammu, Bari Brahman, Udhampur|
|Warm humid continental climate||29||Dfb||Pahalgām, Kullan, Sonamarg, Gulmarg, Tangmarg|
|Cold desert climates||24||BWk||Leh, Turtuk, Stok, Hunder, Diskit|
|Subarctic climate||18||Dsc||Nidar, Nyoma, Kargyak, Table, Lalung|
|Warm humid continental climate||11||Dsb||Trespone, Sanko, Dras, Munay, Amnu|
|Hot humid continental climate||8||Dfa||Chattergul, Cherwan, Kangan, Margund, Goripora|
|Subarctic climate||8||Dfc||Karzok, Dappal, Chumur, Ukdungle, Lekong Yok|
|Oceanic climate||5||Cfb||Patnitop, Basti, Gool, Chandiloora, Wahipora|
|Tundra climate||4||ET||Chumikgiarsa, Nuruchang (approx.), Lungmoche, Rong|
|Hot humid continental climate||1||Dsa||Kargil|
In Spituk, the climate is cold and temperate. The rainfall in Spituk is significant, with precipitation even during the driest month. This climate is considered to be Dfb according to the Köppen-Geiger climate classification. The average annual temperature is -3.1 °C | 26.5 °F in Spituk. The annual rainfall is 474 mm | 18.7 inch.
Generally, it is cold and temperate in Shey. Shey has a significant amount of rainfall during the year. This is true even for the driest month. According to Köppen and Geiger, this climate is classified as Dfb. The average annual temperature is -2.5 °C | 27.6 °F in Shey. Precipitation here is about 387 mm | 15.2 inch per year.
The climate in Choglamsar is cold and temperate. In Choglamsar there is a lot of rain even in the driest month. This climate is considered to be Dfb according to the Köppen-Geiger climate classification. The average annual temperature is -2.5 °C | 27.6 °F in Choglamsar. The rainfall here is around 375 mm | 14.8 inch per year.
The climate here is a tundra climate, which means that the temperatures are very low all year round. This location is classified as ET by Köppen and Geiger. In Tangtse, the average annual temperature is -8.5 °C | 16.6 °F. About 374 mm | 14.7 inch of precipitation falls annually.
The prevailing climate is called a tundra climate. Even in the warmest month of the year the temperatures are very low. The Köppen-Geiger climate classification is ET. The average annual temperature is -8.9 °C | 15.9 °F in Lukung. About 351 mm | 13.8 inch of precipitation falls annually.