Historical Weather of Shillong in Jan
Temperature
Max Temperature 15.6 60° cf
Min Temperature 3.6 38° cf
Highest 22.0 72° cf  (28th 1975)
Lowest -4.5 24° cf  (29th 1970)
Rainfall
Monthly Total 15.2 mm
No. of rainy days 1.6
Total in wettest month 90.7 mm  (1957)
Heaviest rain in 24 hours 52.3 mm  (10th 1957)
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Shillong
Overview
Shilling, the capital of Meghalaya takes its name from the deity Shilling or Lei Shilling. This city used to be the capital of Assam for over century since 1874 till Meghalaya became a separate state. The city is based on an elevated swathe, which lays almost 1500 meters above the sea level. The seasons here could be divided into three sections. Summer, Monsoon and winter.
Seasons in Shillong
Winters in Shillong
The winter season from November to February are freezing cold and minimum temperature reaches about 0°C. Fog formations for short durations are common during winter.
Summers in Shillong
Summers begin in March and go on till June. One would experience a maximum temperature of 24°C and a minimum temperature of 15°C providing a cool vacation environment.
Monsoon in Shillong
The monsoons arrive in June and it rains almost till mid October. The annual rainfall is around 200 cm making this a very wet hill station.
Places to see in Shillong
Best time to visit is October, November and between March and April. Shilling is famous for a number of its waterfalls like Elephant falls and Beadon falls. The Butterfly museum is an amusing sight with its finest and rarest species of butterflies and moths. The Lewduh market or the Bara Bazaar, is one huge colorful jamboree. Generally recommended to every newcomer as the first place to be visited upon arrival the Lewduh market sees an influx of peddlers across Meghalaya advertising and trading their wares.
Weather on Twitter
21 सितंबर मॉनसून पूर्वानुमान: दक्षिणी गुजरात, मध्य प्रदेश, विदर्भ में अच्छी बारिश की उम्मीद:… t.co/jNERJETGqo
Friday, September 20 18:17Reply
The remnants of Cyclonic Circulation would continue to give scattered #rains in #Nagpur, Chandrapur, Parbhani, Nand… t.co/0bfg9KL1pk
Friday, September 20 18:00Reply
क्या मॉनसून मध्य प्रदेश से विदा नहीं होगा ? t.co/z2eK9h5uZD #Hindi #Monsoon #MadhyaPradesh
Friday, September 20 17:44Reply
We expect moderate showers with one or two heavy spells to continue over the states of #AndhraPradesh and… t.co/ieL1LyD0S9
Friday, September 20 17:27Reply
@Anil_G_Patel गलती हो गई थी सर, सुधार हो गया है।
Friday, September 20 17:24Reply
RT @Mpalawat: Parts of #Ahmedabad and #GandhiNagar in #Gujarat and #Dungarpur in #Rajasthan may get #rain and #Thundershowers any time soo…
Friday, September 20 17:22Reply
@semubhatt Someone took care of that!
Friday, September 20 17:21Reply
@summitkhanna @InfoGujarat Rectified. Apologies for the error
Friday, September 20 17:19Reply
[Marathi] नागपूर, मुंबई, पुणे, रत्नागिरी येथे विखुरलेल्या पावसाची शक्यता : t.co/jnKRnlJLRp #Mumbai #Nagpur #Pune #Ratnagiri
Friday, September 20 16:44Reply
@summitkhanna @InfoGujarat Sir, thanks for pointing this. We have rectified the mistake.
Friday, September 20 16:35Reply

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