Bangladesh Climate & Weather
Bangladesh Climate and Weather
Bangladesh has a very wet climate defined by its subtropical monsoon seasons. Most of the rain falls from late May through October, followed by a cool season through February and a hot summer from March to mid-May. Summer temperatures in Bangladesh average above 90°F (32°C) and are at their peak in April; summer is also very humid and prone to hailstorms.
The rainy season in Bangladesh is focused from June to September, during which three quarters of the country's annual rainfall happens. Bangladesh is prone to annual cyclones and floods, which are most likely between May and June, and October and November.
Bangladesh is a good winter sun destination for Northern Hemisphere travellers; the best time to visit Bangladesh is between October and February, when the weather is mostly sunny and dry, with temperatures averaging around 75°F (24°C).
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