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CLIMATE: AVERAGE MONTHLY WEATHER IN Chennai, India

Chennai formaly known as madras has a tropical wet and dry climate. The hottest part of the year is late May to early June. Because of the cities proximity to the equator there are no extreme variations in temperature. The average annual rainfall is around 140 cm (55 in).

What's the best time to go to Chennai in India? Here are some annual weather facts we collected from our historical climate data:
  • During the months January, February, November and December you will experience pleasant weather with a nice average temperature.
  • On average, the temperatures are always high.
  • Most rainfall (rainy season / monsoon) is seen in July, August, September, October and November.
  • Chennai has dry periods in January, February, March, April, May and December.
  • On average, the warmest month is May.
  • On average, the coolest month is January.
  • August is the wettest month. This month should be avoided if you don't like too much rain.
  • January is the driest month.
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For more information, see the weather forecast and our average climate infomation (by month in graphs) below.

* Data from nearest weather station: Machilipatnam, India (362.6 KM).

Average minimum and maximum temperature over the year

The monthly mean minimum and maximum daily temperature. Show in Fahrenheit »
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Average monthly precipitation over the year (rainfall, snow)

This is the mean monthly precipitation, including rain, snow, hail etc. Show in Inches »
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Average humidity over the year

This is the mean monthly relative humidity
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Average wind speed over the year

This is the mean monthly wind speed (meters per second)
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Weather Forecast for Chennai

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THU
Partly cloudy
29°C
25°C
FRI
Patchy rain possible
29°C
25°C
SAT
Patchy rain possible
29°C
25°C

Today's forecast

10 Day Forecast 
Partly cloudy
29°C | 25°C