April, May and June are summer months offering very pleasant and warm climate. During winters in November to February the climate is very severe and the temperature reaches freezing point, and winters are accompanied by heavy snowfalls. The months July to September are the season for rainfalls. Mandi experiences average rainfalls during the monsoons.

The Maha Shivaratri celebrations in Bhutnath temple during February-March is a major draw here in Mandi. This event is celebrated here with much of devotion and religious rituals. This attracts many numbers of tourists to here during the Shivaratri season.

Best time to visit Mandi is round the year.