Kolkata Weather in October

What's the weather like in Kolkata (Bengal) in October 2024?

The climate in Kolkata during October can be summarized as hot, humid and wet.

October is in the fall / autumn in Kolkata and is typically the 6th coldest month of the year. Daytime maximum temperatures average around a steamy 32°C (89°F), whilst at night 24°C (75°F) is normal.

Kolkata weather averages (imperial / metric)
Daytime temperature 31.7°C 89.1°F
Nightly temperature 23.7°C 74.7°F
Average temperature 27.7°C 81.9°F
Daily sunshine 6.4 hrs
Avg rainfall 129 mm 5.1 ins
Rainy days 6 days
Sea temperature 28.9°C 84.1°F
Humidity 73%
Windspeed 3.6kph 2 mph

On average October is the 5th wettest month of the year in Kolkata with around 129mm 5.1 inches of rain making it a wet time to visit. This rainfall is typically spread over 6 days, although this may vary considerably.

On the flip side this corresponds to an average of 6.4 hours of sunshine per day.

October temperatures in Kolkata

Kolkata average temperature in October

October rainfall

Kolkata average rain in October

October hourly sunshine

Kolkata average rain in October

The data used in these monthly averages covers a period of over 100 years right up until last year. As such they are a valid prediction of what to expect for the weather in Kolkata in October 2024.

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Kolkata weather stats

Kolkata weather statistics
Hottest month: May 35.2°C 95.4°F
Driest month: December 9mm 0.4ins
Sunniest month: February 7.7hrs
Coldest month: January 25.8°C 78.4°F
Wettest month: July 325mm 12.8ins
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