weather, climate and best time to visit
Best time to visit Sylhet
The best time to visit Sylhet in Bangladesh is from January and February and October through December. In this period you have a hot temperature and little precipitation. The highest average temperature in Sylhet is 94°F in April and the lowest is 80°F in January.
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In the table below you can quickly find the average weather in Sylhet per month, the temperature per month or the period with the highest rainfall. Monthly average climate data is based on data from the last 30 years.
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The weather for Sylhet over the next 14 days will be 86°F till 93° with every day chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.
5-day weather forecast Sylhet
View the 14 day weather forecast for Sylhet
Sylhet has a tropical monsoon climate. You have high temperatures and a lot of rainfall throughout the year. The average annual temperature for Sylhet is 59° degrees and there is about 405 inch of rain in a year. It is dry for 163 days a year with an average humidity of 68% and an UV-index of 6.
Sylhet weather by month
What is the average Sylhet 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.
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Frequently asked questions
Where is Sylhet?
Sylhet is located in Bangladesh. It lies in a straight line 7,813 miles from New York.
The coordinates of Sylhet are:
- Latitude: 24.899044
- Longitude: 91.87198
The GPS coordinates are 24° 53' N, 91° 52' E
How long is the flight to Sylhet?
The flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Sylhet is approximately 16 hours.
What are the nearest airports to Sylhet?
These are the airports closests to Sylhet:
- Osmany International Airport (5 mi) in Sylhet
- Shillong Airport (56 mi) in Shillong
- Silchar Airport (70 mi) in Silchar
How many inhabitants does Sylhet have?
Sylhet has 237,000 inhabitants.
How big is Sylhet?
The surface area of Sylhet is 1,794 mi².
What is the currency of Sylhet?
In Sylhet, 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 Sylhet?
The area code to call Sylhet is +880.