The climate in this holy religious place is moderate throughout the year. Summer (March – May) has a hot temperature rages from 15°C to 40°C. Winters are chilly a bit with minimum night temperature of about 6°C.
Haridwar celebrates many cultural festivals by having a religious significance. Some festivals are celebrated with much festivities such as Ramanavami (March-April), Buddha Poornima (May), Kanwar Mela (July), Karthika Poornima (November) and Diwali (October).