Kohima undergoes a moderate humid sub-tropical climate just because of its location above the 1500 meters above the sea level. Summers in Kohima are neither too hot nor too humid. March to June are the summer months in Kohima. The temperature during summers ranges from 16°C to 31°C. Therefore, the climate remains pleasant and favorable even in summers also.
Winters in Kohima are quite shivering and chilly. The months from November to February of the year faces winters in Kohima. The temperature in winters even falls down to Zero degrees and also, if you want to take pleasure of snowfall, then you must think of visiting this awesome place in this season.
Monsoons in Kohima are also very vigorous and even many times one can witness the cloudburst. Therefore, it is advisable not to make a plan of visiting Kohima during the monsoon months that falls in between July to October.
The best time to explore Kohima is between the months from October till May. This time period offers you the most idyllic views of natural beauty which may be the most memorable sights of your lifetime!! Also, the festivals like Sekrenyi in January, Chega Gadi in October, Ngada in November and Hega in February add charisma to your trip to Kohima in any of these months.