Climate in New Delhi (Delhi NCR), India

The graphs below show the monthly weather averages over the year.
* Data from weather station: New Delhi, India.

Average day and night temperature

The mean minimum and maximum temperatures over the year. Show in Fahrenheit

Monthly hours of sunshine

The average monthly total hours of sunshine over the year

Monthly precipitation

The mean monthly precipitation over the year, including rain, snow, hail etc. Show in Inches

Monthly rainy days

The average number of days each month with rain, snow, hail etc.

Average humidity

The mean monthly relative humidity over the year

Average wind speed

The mean monthly wind speed over the year (in meters per second)

Weather Forecasts for New Delhi (Delhi NCR)

TUE Apr 13
42°C | 29°C

Partly cloudy

WED Apr 14
42°C | 34°C

Partly cloudy

THU Apr 15
41°C | 30°C

Partly cloudy

The best time of year to visit New Delhi in India

New Delhi has a warm China climate. This climate is characterized by a very wet summer and dry winter. Starting June humidity rises kicking off the rainy season. This in combination with warm temperature is far from pleasant.

It cools off in November when the short winter starts. In January it often tends to be foggy. In March, the wind is mainly from the northwest. It brings very hot air and the temperature is very high from March to October. Starting April temperatures in New Delhi often exceed 40 degrees Celsius (104° Fahrenheit).

Here are some average weather facts we collected from our historical climate data:

  • During the month of January, February and December you are most likely to experience good weather with pleasant average temperatures that fall between 20 degrees Celsius (68°F) and 25 degrees Celsius (77°F).
  • The hottest season / summer is in March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November.
  • The months of June, July, August and September have a high chance of precipitation.
  • New Delhi has dry periods in February, March, April, May, October, November and December.
  • The warmest month is May with an average maximum temperature of 40°C (104°F).

  • The coldest month is January with an average maximum temperature of 21°C (69°F).
  • July is the most wet month. This month should be avoided if you are not a big fan of rain.
  • November is the driest month.
  • May is the most sunny month.
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