Rajshahi, Bangladesh

The climate of Rajshahi

Rajshahi is located in northwestern Bangladesh, on the border with Indian West Bengal. The city is located on the Padma River, also known as the Ganges. Rajshahi became important during the English rule, when the administrative center of the region was established here. The city is known for its silk production. But fruits such as mango and lychee are also grown and exported here.

According to shopareview, Rashhahi has a tropical savanna climate. There are dry and rainy periods throughout the year. Most rain falls in the months of May to September. The other months are relatively dry, although there may be showers. The temperature starts to rise from the end of March and remains very high until September. It can then reach 38°C during the hottest part of the day.

Climate figures

The figures below are based on long-term average climate statistics. The temperatures are displayed in degrees Celsius (°C).

maximum temperature minimum temperature hours of sunshine per day days of precipitation per month
January 27℃ 14℃ 9 1
February 29℃ 16℃ 8 2
March 33℃ 22℃ 7 3
April 34℃ 25℃ 7 6
May 33℃ 28℃ 6 10
June 32℃ 28℃ 3 15
July 31℃ 27℃ 2 15
August 31℃ 27℃ 2 15
September 31℃ 26℃ 3 11
October 31℃ 25℃ 6 6
November 26℃ 19℃ 8 1
December 24℃ 15℃ 8 1

The weather in Rajshahi

Here you will find the weather forecast for Rajshahi. View the current weather in Rajshahi and the forecast for the coming days, such as temperatures, the chance of precipitation, the wind direction and the wind strength. With this weather data you can see what kind of weather you can expect in Rajshahi. Based on the climate statistics, we describe the weather per month in Rajshahi. This is not a long-term forecast, but gives the average weather forecast for all months of the year. Do you want to see the detailed weather forecast for Rajshahi? On the page with extra weather information we show the chance of snow, the wind chill, visibility, UV strength, air pressure and more good weather information.

An average weather picture per month can be compiled on the basis of long-term climate statistics, certain weather patterns and specific events.

The weather in January

In the month of January, the average maximum temperature in Rajshahi is around 27 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in January is 14 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in January at this destination is around 9 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 1 day. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in February

In the month of February, the average maximum temperature in Rajshahi is around 29 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in February is 16 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in February at this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 2 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in March

In the month of March, the average maximum temperature in Rajshahi is around 33 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in March is 22 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in March at this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 3 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

The weather in April

In the month of April, the average maximum temperature in Rajshahi is around 34 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in April is 25 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in April at this destination is around 7 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 6 days. If you look at the long-term averages, that means that there will not be much precipitation this month.

The weather in May

In the month of May, the average maximum temperature in Rajshahi is around 33 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in May is 28 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in May in this destination is around 6 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 10 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this results in a month with quite a lot of precipitation.

The weather in June

In the month of June, the average maximum temperature in Rajshahi is around 32 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in June is 28 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in June at this destination is around 3 hours per day. Within the whole month there is rainfall for about 15 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for a wet month.

The weather in July

In the month of July, the average maximum temperature in Rajshahi is around 31 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in July is 27 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in July at this destination is around 2 hours per day. Within the whole month there is rainfall for about 15 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for a wet month.

The weather in August

In the month of August, the average maximum temperature in Rajshahi is around 31 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in August is 27 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in August in this destination is around 2 hours per day. Within the whole month there is rainfall for about 15 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for a wet month.

The weather in September

In the month of September, the average maximum temperature in Rajshahi is around 31 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in September is 26 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in September at this destination is around 3 hours per day. Within the whole month there is rainfall for about 11 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for a wet month.

The weather in October

In the month of October, the average maximum temperature in Rajshahi is around 31 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in October is 25 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in October at this destination is around 6 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 6 days. If you look at the long-term averages, this results in a month with quite a lot of precipitation.

The weather in November

In the month of November, the average maximum temperature in Rajshahi is around 26 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in November is 19 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in November at this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 1 day. If you look at the long-term averages, this means little precipitation in this month.

The weather in December

In the month of December, the average maximum temperature in Rajshahi is around 24 degrees Celsius. The average minimum temperature in December is 15 degrees. The number of hours that the sun is visible in December in this destination is around 8 hours per day. Within the whole month there is precipitation for about 1 day. If you look at the long-term averages, this makes for an almost dry month.

Rajshahi, Bangladesh