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Climate and average weather in West Bengal, India

West Bengal has a tropical wet-dry climate in the southern part and a humid subtropical climate in the north. The state has a wide varition of precepation with an annual of 64 inches (1,625 mm) per year, of which an average of 13 inches (330 mm) falls in August and less than 1 inch (25 mm) in December.

West Bengal has 3 distinct seasons. The hot and dry season (March to early June), with dry days and frequent thunderstorms. The hot and wet season (mid-June to September), when wet monsoon winds blow from the southwest. And last the cold (cool) season (October to February), when days are dry and clear.

Interested in the detailed Weather and Climate of West Bengal, India?

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1. Average minimum and maximum temperature over the year
2. Average monthly precipitation over the year (rainfall, snow)
3. Average monthly hours of sunshine over the year
On certain pages we also offer other historical weather data like humidity wind speed and water temperature.

Places in West Bengal, India

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