Best Time to Visit Bangladesh

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On this page, you will find information about the climate and the best time to visit Bangladesh. We created climate tables and charts for the locations of Dhaka und Chittagong. These contain details about temperatures, precipitation and more.

Furthermore, we analyzed all climate data and provide a recommendation about which months are best to visit Bangladesh for your holiday.

Climate Overview

Thermometer Symbol 12 °C to 35 °C
Waves Symbol 22 °C to 30 °C
Rainy Cloud Symbol 0.228.62 in (0 – 19 Days of Rain)
Average Annual Temperature is between 25.9 °C (Chittagong) and 26.1 °C (Dhaka)
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Best Time to Visit Bangladesh: Overview

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FebruaryFeb
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MarchMar
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AprilApr
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MayMay
Very hot (average up to 29 °C)
Up to 12.95 in of rainof rain
JuneJun
Very hot (average up to 29 °C)
Up to 24.3 in of rainof rain
JulyJul
Very hot (average up to 29 °C)
Up to 28.62 in of rainof rain
AugustAug
Very hot (average up to 29 °C)
Up to 20.87 in of rainof rain
SeptemberSep
Very hot (average up to 29 °C)
Up to 14.06 in of rainof rain
OctoberOct
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NovemberNov
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DecemberDec
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Best Time to Visit the Regions

Find the best time to visit the regions (Bangladesh) in the following overview.

LocationBest Time to Travel
DhakaJanuary, February, March, October, November, and December
ChittagongJanuary, February, March, April, November, and December

Climate Charts Bangladesh

In the following, you will find climate charts for the regions.

Furthermore, there are some charts you can use for quick comparison of climate between the regions.

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Dhaka

Climate Chart Dhaka
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Chittagong

Climate Chart Chittagong
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Day Temperatures

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Night Temperatures

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Average Temperatures

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Precipitation

Source of Data: German Weather Service (Offenbach) and Wikipedia

Climate Tables Bangladesh

In the following, you will find some climate tables for Bangladesh, containing information about Temperatures, Precipitation, Water Temperatures, and Hours of Sunshine.
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Temperatures, Precipitation, Sunshine in Dhaka (Bangladesh)

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Day Temperature26°28°33°35°33°32°31°32°31°31°29°27°
Night Temperature12°14°18°23°25°26°26°26°26°24°18°14°
Precipitation (inch)0.21.023.037.0912.9512.815.9115.214.065.791.10.47
Hours of Sunshine788875455788
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Temperatures
The annual average temperature in Dhaka is 26.1 °C.

For comparison: London 11 °C, NYC 12 °C, LA 17.9 °C

Warmest month: June (29.2 °C)
Coldest month: January (19.1 °C)

Precipitation
Overall annual precipitation: 89.61 inch

For comparison: London 24.06 in, NYC 41.57 in, LA 12.01 in

Rainy season (months with more than 6.9 in of precipitation): April, May, June, July, August, and September
Overall precipitation in the rainy season: 77.99 in

You cannot expect snow in any month in Dhaka.

Sunshine
As our climate table shows, March is the sunniest month with an average of 8.3 hours of sunshine per day. Over the year, there are 6.7 hours of sunshine per day on average. For comparison: London has 4.1, NYC has 7 and LA has 8.9 hours of sunshine per day on average.

Temperatures, Precipitation in Chittagong (Bangladesh)

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Day Temperature26°28°31°32°32°32°31°31°32°32°30°27°
Night Temperature14°16°20°23°25°25°25°25°25°24°20°16°
Water Temperature22°23°26°28°29°30°29°29°29°29°27°24°
Precipitation (inch)0.220.962.155.811.7623.9128.6220.8910.217.282.660.47
Rainy days01261117191713721
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Temperatures
The annual average temperature in Chittagong is 25.9 °C.

Warmest month: May (28.5 °C)
Coldest month: January (20 °C)

The maximum water temperature in Chittagong is 30 °C. You can take a bath at these temperatures.

Months with water temperature of at least 21 °C (adequate for beach vacation):
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Precipitation
Overall annual precipitation: 114.93 inch on 96 rainy days

Rainy season (months with more than 6.9 in of precipitation): May, June, July, August, September, and October
Overall precipitation in the rainy season: 102.66 in

You cannot expect snow in any month in Chittagong.

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Current Weather and Forecast

Current Weather in Dhaka (Station S?m?ir)
haze     haze, 33 °C
Clouds: 20 %       Wind: 7 mph WNW
Air Pressure: 1009 hPa       Humidity: 33 %
Last updated: 20th Mar 2019, 10:00 am
The next days …
20th Mar 201921st Mar 201922nd Mar 201923rd Mar 201924th Mar 201925th Mar 2019
sky is clear17 °C to 31 °Csky is clear16 °C to 32 °Csky is clear20 °C to 34 °Csky is clear18 °C to 33 °Clight rain19 °C to 33 °Cmoderate rain20 °C to 30 °C
17 °C to 31 °C16 °C to 32 °C20 °C to 34 °C18 °C to 33 °C19 °C to 33 °C20 °C to 30 °C
Clouds: 0 %Clouds: 0 %Clouds: 0 %Clouds: 0 %Clouds: 0 %Clouds: 23 %
No PrecipitationNo PrecipitationNo PrecipitationNo Precipitation0.02 in of rain0.26 in of rain
Weather information provided by OpenWeatherMap. (CC BY-SA)
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