The best times to visit Raiganj 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.


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Weather in Raiganj

Temperature

Average temperatures in Raiganj vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a low chance of precipitation most of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 38th 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 Raiganj, the hottest months are June, July, and then August. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally early June where highs are regularly around 95.1°F (35.1°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 80.8°F (27.1°C) at night.

Raiganj Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Raiganj Temperatures (Celsius)

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“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.

Raiganj Perceived Temperature (F)

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Raiganj Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Raiganj 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

MonthAvg. High (°F)Avg. Mean (°F)Avg. Low (°F)
Jan7259.851.7
Feb79.967.557.6
Mar88.175.563.9
Apr91.280.570.3
May92.483.775.6
Jun91.685.179.3
Jul91.28580.3
Aug90.784.679.8
Sep90.583.778.6
Oct89.279.772.4
Nov84.771.261.4
Dec75.362.954.2

Show Celsius

MonthAvg. High (°C)Avg. Mean (°C)Avg. Low (°C)
Jan22.215.410.9
Feb26.619.714.2
Mar31.224.217.7
Apr32.926.921.3
May33.628.724.2
Jun33.129.526.3
Jul32.929.426.8
Aug32.629.226.6
Sep32.528.725.9
Oct31.826.522.4
Nov29.321.816.3
Dec24.117.212.3


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Raiganj are November, December, and then February. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early to mid January. For example, on the week of January 8th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early July with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of July 2nd.

When can you find snow in Raiganj? Weather stations report no annual snow. 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 Raiganj.

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Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

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MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (in)Total Precipitation (in)
Jan3%00.5
Feb1%00.2
Mar2%00.4
Apr13%02
May31%07.2
Jun41%012
Jul50%010.8
Aug40%014.8
Sep38%013.1
Oct7%01.7
Nov0%00
Dec0%00

Show Centimeters

MonthDaily Chance of RainAverage Snow Depth (cm)Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan301.3
Feb100.5
Mar201
Apr1305.1
May31018.3
Jun41030.5
Jul50027.4
Aug40037.6
Sep38033.3
Oct704.3
Nov000
Dec000

 

Humidity and Wind

Raiganj has some very humid months, with other comfortably humid months. The least humid month is March (53.7% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (80.7%).

Wind in Raiganj is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is May, followed by June and July. May’s average wind speed of around 1.8 knots (2.1 MPH or 3.4 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 February where average top sustained speeds reach 4.8 knots, which is considered a light breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Wind

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

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Max Sustained Wind
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Average Wind Speeds

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

MonthAvg. WindAvg. Wind FeelSustained High WindHigh Wind Feel
Jan1.2Barely noticeable2.8Barely noticeable
Feb1.2Barely noticeable2.9Barely noticeable
Mar1.2Barely noticeable2.5Barely noticeable
Apr1.5Barely noticeable2.5Barely noticeable
May1.8Barely noticeable3.2Barely noticeable
Jun1.7Barely noticeable2.6Barely noticeable
Jul1.6Barely noticeable2.5Barely noticeable
Aug1.4Barely noticeable2.2Barely noticeable
Sep1.3Barely noticeable2.3Barely noticeable
Oct0.8Still2Barely noticeable
Nov0.6Still1.7Barely noticeable
Dec0.8Still1.8Barely noticeable

Show Relative Humidity by Month

MonthAvg. Relative Humidity
Jan74.9%
Feb61.7%
Mar53.7%
Apr60.2%
May69.4%
Jun77.5%
Jul78.8%
Aug80.7%
Sep80.5%
Oct76.3%
Nov69.9%
Dec76.4%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Raiganj?

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 India; 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 19, 2019.


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Raiganj, India is August, followed by November and April. 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 Raiganj in March. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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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 extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 30.3 in March means 30.3% of the tourists vs. August.


Overall Raiganj Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel warm. Highs range from 95.1°F (35.1°C) and 83.3°F (28.5°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 1 to 10 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is fairly slow 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 12 to 15 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Raiganj, 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°F (28.3°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 0 to 11 days per month. Tourism is the second busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be slightly higher priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is somewhat cool this time of year in Raiganj to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 83.3°F (28.5°C) and 69°F (20.6°C). On average, it rains or snows a very small amount: 0 to 1 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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