The best time to visit Sonmarg is from April to October. The summer season offers cool and calm weather. The temperature ranges between 9°C to 34°C. The weather is ideal for sightseeing and activities such as camping and trekking. During this season, you can visit attractions such as Yousmarg, Baltal, Gangabal Lake, and Krishnasar Park.
Sonmarg can experience rainfall at any part of the year. As it receives heavy rainfall, it is not recommended to go for activities such as trekking and camping, etc. Winters in Sonmarg begin with the coming of November and they last till April. At this time, the temperature drops low to the subzero level. Sonmarg experiences heavy snowfall during this time. Tourists can enjoy breathtaking views of Nilagrad River, Satsar Lake, and Thajiwas Glacier.