weather, climate and best time to visit

Best time to visit Dhaka

The best time to visit Dhaka in Bangladesh is from January and February and July through December. In this period you have a hot temperature and little precipitation. The highest average temperature in Dhaka is 97°F in April and the lowest is 79°F in January.

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In the table below you can quickly find the average weather per month in Dhaka, the monthly temperatures or the highest rainfall. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Climate Dhaka by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°F) 79 86 93 97 95 93 90 90 90 88 84 79
Precipitation (inch) 0 4 9 25 33 32 23 28 25 14 2 4

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Dhaka weather

The weather for Dhaka over the next 14 days will be 90°F till 95° with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

5-day weather forecast Dhaka

15 august
2.5 in
5 Bft
16 august
1.3 in
4 Bft
17 august
7.2 in
3 Bft
18 august
2.3 in
4 Bft
19 august
0.0 in
4 Bft

View the 14 day weather forecast for Dhaka

Climate Dhaka

Dhaka has a tropical savanna climate. It is warm every month with both a wet and dry season. The average annual temperature for Dhaka is 59° degrees and there is about 200 inch of rain in a year. It is dry for 201 days a year with an average humidity of 67% and an UV-index of 7.


Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°F) 79 86 93 97 95 93 90 90 90 88 84 79
Night temp. (°F) 59 63 70 77 80 81 80 79 79 75 68 62
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (inch) 0 4 9 25 33 32 23 28 25 14 2 4
Days with rain 1 2 9 15 22 20 19 21 20 11 3 2
Dry days 30 26 22 15 9 10 12 10 10 20 27 29
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 7 10 11 11 10 8 9 9 8 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 2 3 2 3 3 3 2 2 2 2
UV-index 6 6 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 6 6 6

Dhaka weather by month

What is the average Dhaka weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.

Dhaka weather experiences

Ahmed musa was here in january
Weather rating: Excellent
Weather in January: January, like December, in Dhaka, Bangladesh, is another great winter month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 26°C (78.8°F) and an average low of 15.3°C (59.5°F). Temperature: With an average high-temperature of 26°C (78.8°F) and an average low-temperature of 15.3°C (59.5°F), January is one of the coldest month. Humidity: The average relative humidity in Dhaka is 53%. Rainfall The month with the least rainfall in Dhaka is January when the rain falls for 1.5 days and typically collects 2mm (0.08") of precipitation. Daylight: The average length of the day in January is 10.9h. Sunshine In Dhaka, Bangladesh, the average sunshine is 7.6h. UV index: Months with the lowest UV index are January, February, October through December, with an average maximum UV index of 6. A UV Index estimate of 6 to 7 represents a high threat to health from unsafe exposure to the UV radiation for the average person. Note: The average daily UV index of 6 transform into the following instructions: Take precautions against overexposure. Protection against sun damage is needed. The UV radiation is most powerful betwSun'seen 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. To the extent possible, limit exposure to the direct sun during these hours. Sun-protective clothing, a long-sleeved shirt and pants, a wide-brimmed hat, and UVA and UVB-blocking sunglasses are particularly helpful in blocking UV radiation's harmful effects.

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Frequently asked questions

Where is Dhaka?

Dhaka is located in Bangladesh. It lies in a straight line 7,873 miles from New York.

The coordinates of Dhaka are:

  • Latitude: 23.723056
  • Longitude: 90.408611

The GPS coordinates are 23° 43' N, 90° 24' E

How long is the flight to Dhaka?

The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Dhaka is approximately 16 h. 10 min.

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What are the nearest airports to Dhaka?

These are the airports closests to Dhaka:

  • Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (9 mi) in Dhaka
  • Agartala Airport (54 mi) in Agartala
  • Barisal Airport (65 mi) in Barisāl

How big is Dhaka?

The surface area of Dhaka is 88,734 mi².

What is the currency of Dhaka?

In Dhaka, the Bangladeshi taka (BDT) is used for payment.

Exchange rates on 14 August 2022

  • 1 US dollar = 84.47 Bangladeshi taka
  • 1 Bangladeshi taka = 0.012 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 8,446.67 Bangladeshi taka
  • 100 Bangladeshi taka = 1.18 US dollar

What is the area code of Dhaka?

The area code to call Dhaka is +880.