Rajasthan is situated in the north-western part of India. It covers
342,239sq.kms (132,139 square miles). Rajasthan lies between latitudes
23 degree 3'and 30 degree 12', north and longitudes 69 degree 30'
and 78 degree 17', east.
The climate of Rajasthan varies from semi arid to arid. The mercury
touches 49 degrees centigrade at some places during summer and drops
below freezing point during winter. Though the average annual rainfall
ranges between 200-400 mm, it is as low as 150 mm in extreme arid
zones and as high as 1000 mm in the south eastern part of the State.
Most of the rainfall (60-80%) is received with the South west monsoon
in the period from July to September. The average number of rainy
days vary from 6 to 42 depending on the aridity of the area.
Temp & Rainfall
January to March
50F - 80F
10 degree C - 27 degree C
4MM - 7MM
April to June
75F - 105F
24 degree C - 45 degree C
11MM - 30MM
July to September
70F - 95F
21 degree C - 35 degree C
100MM - 165MM
October to December
55F - 85F
13 degree C - 30 degree C
3MM - 8MM
These are average temp and rainfall of Rajasthan, and may vary
for each city. The temperature is in degrees Fahrenheit.
Summer: light tropical.
Winter: light woollen
Best Season : September to March
Information on weather & climate in Rajasthan - India