Photo: Ben Tubby
Day: 0°C to -10°C
Night: -10°C to -20°C
Normal range of Min. Temp high on mountain (without windchill) pre-monsoon
The temperatures quoted are for pre-monsoon ascents, April to mid June.
Post-monsoon (September to November) temperatures are likely to be a little lower and will fall further in December with the onset of Himalayan winter.
Wind chill rating: Medium
Support is often provided to Base Camp, but you will be carrying your own gear higher up.
Looking for a guided trip with an experienced company? We recommend KE Adventure Travel's Everest Basecamp trek and Island Peak climb.
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