The best times to visit Bangladesh for ideal weather are

November 5th to March 11th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.



Other Bangladesh Travel Info

Weather in Bangladesh


Average temperatures in Bangladesh vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 32nd percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Bangladesh, the hottest months are May, June, and then July. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early June where highs are regularly around 94°F (34.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 80.4°F (26.9°C) at night.

Bangladesh Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Bangladesh Temperatures (Celsius)


“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Bangladesh Perceived Temperature (F)


Bangladesh Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Bangladesh Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 76.9 64.7 55.8
Feb 83 70.4 59.9
Mar 90.5 78.8 68.3
Apr 92.8 82.9 74.3
May 93.1 84.7 77.4
Jun 90.9 84.3 79.2
Jul 89.6 83.6 79.4
Aug 89.7 83.5 79.3
Sep 90.4 83.5 78.8
Oct 89.8 81 74.6
Nov 85.9 74.1 65.8
Dec 78.5 66.8 58.3

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 24.9 18.2 13.2
Feb 28.3 21.3 15.5
Mar 32.5 26 20.2
Apr 33.8 28.3 23.5
May 33.9 29.3 25.2
Jun 32.7 29.1 26.2
Jul 32 28.7 26.3
Aug 32.1 28.6 26.3
Sep 32.4 28.6 26
Oct 32.1 27.2 23.7
Nov 29.9 23.4 18.8
Dec 25.8 19.3 14.6



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Bangladesh are December, November, and then January. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late November to early December. For example, on the week of November 26th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late June with an average of 5 days of significant precipitation the week of June 25th.

When can you find snow in Bangladesh? Weather stations report a good amount of seasonal snow likely to be deepest around December, especially close to late December. The best time to ski (if at all) in Bangladesh is often around around January 15th when fresh powder is deepest. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Bangladesh.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Bangladesh (in).

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 2% 0 0.3
Feb 4% 0 0.6
Mar 4% 0 0.7
Apr 18% 0 4
May 31% 0 8.9
Jun 48% 0 20
Jul 58% 0 20.3
Aug 55% 0 17.1
Sep 42% 0 12.1
Oct 17% 0 4.8
Nov 2% 0 0.4
Dec 1% 7.9 0.1

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 2 0 0.8
Feb 4 0 1.5
Mar 4 0 1.8
Apr 18 0 10.2
May 31 0 22.6
Jun 48 0 50.8
Jul 58 0 51.6
Aug 55 0 43.4
Sep 42 0 30.7
Oct 17 0 12.2
Nov 2 0 1
Dec 1 20.1 0.3


Humidity and Wind

Bangladesh has some extremely humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is March (58.5% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (83%).

Wind in Bangladesh is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is May, followed by July and June. May’s average wind speed of around 2.5 knots (2.8 MPH or 4.5 KPH) is considered “light air.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early to mid May where average top sustained speeds reach 5.6 knots, which is considered a light breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Bangladesh.

Avg. Relative Humidity


The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

Max Sustained Wind
Average Daily Wind

Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 1.1 Barely noticeable 3.7 Barely noticeable
Feb 1.2 Barely noticeable 3.7 Barely noticeable
Mar 1.6 Barely noticeable 4.1 Barely noticeable
Apr 2.2 Barely noticeable 4.9 Light breeze
May 2.5 Barely noticeable 5.1 Barely noticeable
Jun 2.3 Barely noticeable 4.7 Light breeze
Jul 2.4 Barely noticeable 4.7 Barely noticeable
Aug 1.9 Barely noticeable 4.1 Light breeze
Sep 1.5 Barely noticeable 3.7 Barely noticeable
Oct 0.8 Still 3 Barely noticeable
Nov 0.6 Still 2.9 Barely noticeable
Dec 0.7 Still 2.9 Barely noticeable

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 70.5%
Feb 61.3%
Mar 58.5%
Apr 66.6%
May 72.7%
Jun 80.1%
Jul 82.2%
Aug 83%
Sep 81.3%
Oct 77.1%
Nov 71.7%
Dec 73.5%


Is it Safe to Travel to Bangladesh?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe, but with extra warnings in a few regions. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are travel warnings and regional advisories for Bangladesh; exercise a high degree of caution and avoid some areas. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Sep 27, 2019.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Bangladesh is July, followed by December and October. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Bangladesh in November. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month


Most Popular Months to Visit

Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is very reliable. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 71.7 in November means 71.7% of the tourists vs. July.



Overall Bangladesh Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 94°F (34.4°C) and 86.6°F (30.3°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 1 to 10 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the slowest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for deals.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the most precipitation with 15 to 18 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Bangladesh, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 92°F (33.3°C) and 83.4°F (28.6°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 0 to 12 days per month. Tourism is fairly slow during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be lower priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is perfect this time of year in Bangladesh to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 86.6°F (30.3°C) and 74.5°F (23.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a very small amount: 0 to 1 times per month. These times of year are the second busiest with tourists.


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