Climate for West Bengal
(India)

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures


All climatic diagrams on this site result from the collected data from 5 measuring stations in West Bengal.
All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.


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With a yearly average of 32 degrees the climate is very warm, but has only a very few tropical and humid months. It is warm to hot all year round and invites to bathe at average water temperatures of 28 degrees.

Travel season

Dued to the lesser rain the best time for traveling is from November to April. The most rain days occur from from May to September.

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Relative humidity in India
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Water temperatures in India
Absolute humidity in g/m³ (approx.)
Absolute humidity in India

The most important cities in the region of West Bengal

West Bengal is a part of India and has an east-west extension of about 390 km. From north to south it is approximately 590 km. The biggest cities are Kolkata and Haora. The local time is now Monday, 12:20 pm.

CityPopulationGeo-Position 
Kolkata4,496,69422°33'45"N88°21'47"E
Haora1,072,16122°34'37"N88°19'7"E
Durgapur518,87223°29'58"N87°19'18"E
Shiliguri515,57426°42'36"N88°25'43"E
Asansol504,27123°40'60"N86°58'60"E
Bhatpara483,12922°51'59"N88°24'4"E
Shyamnagar441,95622°49'60"N88°22'0"E
Nangi440,89422°30'30"N88°12'55"E
Panihati378,70522°41'27"N88°22'27"E
Kamarhati332,96522°40'16"N88°22'29"E
Kulti305,40523°43'54"N86°50'37"E
Barddhaman301,72523°15'21"N87°51'25"E
Barasat298,12722°43'18"N88°28'55"E
Bali296,97322°38'55"N88°20'28"E
Naihati253,22122°53'38"N88°24'55"E
Barasat237,78322°13'31"N88°27'3"E
Shrirampur226,31722°45'10"N88°20'32"E
Gosaba222,76422°9'56"N88°48'3"E
Kharagpur219,66522°20'23"N87°19'30"E
Kultali187,94221°53'60"N88°24'0"E
Chandannagar180,62322°51'44"N88°22'5"E
Baharampur180,54724°6'17"N88°15'6"E
Hugli177,00522°54'32"N88°23'48"E
Haldia170,69522°3'38"N88°6'35"E
Raiganj170,25225°36'46"N88°7'28"E
Ingraj Bazar170,03925°0'16"N88°8'45"E
Madhyamgram161,12622°41'22"N88°26'45"E
Jamuria160,24223°42'17"N87°4'43"E
Jaigaon158,66426°50'52"N89°22'32"E
Medinipur153,34922°25'16"N87°19'21"E