The best time to visit Bhimtal is from February to April and August to November.
Summers at this place comes in the month of March and last till May. The maximum temperature reaches 27°C. In this appropriate weather the atmosphere of the place is cool and visitors enjoy the weather while exploring the beauty of the lake. A large number of North Indian Tourists prefer visiting Bhimtal during summers to escape the scorching heat in the other parts of the country. The beauty of the place aided by its sublime tranquillity is quite superlative and wins the heart of travellers.
The monsoon season at the place is also very pleasing and brings a completely different atmosphere to the place which is quite enjoyed by the tourists. The monsoon season remains as it is from the month of June to the month September. However, the hills can become very slippery during the rains and it is advisable to carry adequate gear.
Winters in Bhimtal are cold and starts in the month of October. Till the month of November the weather of the place remains pleasing but after that the weather changes and the chilly weather is easily felt by the month of December. The minimum temperature at the place is recorded at -3°C and the maximum temperature remains around 15°C.