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CLIMATE AND AVERAGE MONTHLY WEATHER IN Chennai (Tamil Nadu), 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 is the best time of year to go to Chennai in India? Here are some average weather facts we collected from our historical climate data:
  • On average, the temperatures are always high.
  • The months July, August, September and December have a high chance of precipitation.
  • Chennai has dry periods in February, March and April.
  • On average, the warmest month is May.
  • On average, the coolest month is January.
  • November is the wettest month. This month should be avoided if you are not a big fan of rain.
  • February is the driest month.
Do these climate conditions match with when you want to go to Chennai in India? Find out where to stay here.

For more information, see the weather forecast and our average climate information (by month in graphs) in a beautiful overview below.

* Data from nearest weather station: Chennai (Tamil Nadu), India (0.0 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 hours of sunshine over the year

This is the monthly total of sunhours
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Cheapest month to fly to Chennai

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 monthly rainy days over the year

This is the number of days each month with rain, snow, hail etc.
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Average humidity over the year

This is the mean monthly relative humidity
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Where to stay in Chennai

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