Bilaspur lies at an elevation of around 2208 ft. This town experiences cold winters and warm summers with moderate monsoon. Summer is usually during the months between April and September when the minimum temperature is around 18 deg C and the maximum can reach 37 deg C. Monsoon showers occur in the months between July and August. Winters are the best time to visit this town as the temperatures can hover around the freezing point. If traveling during winter, it is better to carry woolen clothing. There is a thick fog cover that allows little or no sunlight during winter.