Historical Weather of Balurghat in Jan
CHECK 7 DAYS FORECAST FOR BALURGHAT
Total in wettest month
37.4 mm (1966)
Heaviest rain in 24 hours
32.8 mm (4th 1966)
Balurghat, situated in the Dakshin Dinajpur district of West Bengal, is surrounded by numerous forests. This beautiful place is relatively clean and has several picnic spots in its vicinity. The Balurghat Museum is one of the main centers of attraction here. Other places of interest are the Bolakali Temple, TapanDighi Lake and Patiram Thakur Estate. On your visit to Balurghat, you can also go for a day trip to Khanpu, just 18 kms away. On the Balurghat-Malda Highway, in the Bolla village is situated the Bollakali Temple which is dedicated to Goddess Kali. It would be a good experience to visit the temple on a Friday after Rash Purnima, when Kali Puja is conducted in this shrine.
Seasons in Balurghat
Winters in Balurghat
Winter arrives in the month of November and lasts till February. The weather conditions remain perfect for tourist activities. The minimum temperature rarely goes below 10°C while the day temperatures can reach only a maximum of 28°C.
Summers in Balurghat
The summer season extends from March to May. In these months the day temperatures can soar to 36°C. The minimums stay in the range of 22°C to 24°C. May is the hottest part of the year and one shouldn’t plan a pleasure trip at this time.
Monsoon in Balurghat
The monsoon season starts in the month of June and ends in September. The high humidity level makes this season extremely uncomfortable. Monsoons are characterized by heavy rain and thunderstorms. Rain in this season will definitely hamper tourist activities.
Places to see in Balurghat
In the post monsoon months of October and November, day temperatures come down to a comfortable level. Thus, it is a good time to visit this place. But the best time to visit Balurghat is December to March.