The climate of Bengal varies according to the location. It's cooler
in the northern mountains than in the southern plains. Summers and
winters can be extreme in the mid plains. Winters are cold in the
mountain regions. The summer months are from March to June.
rain. The monsoons bring respite to the parched plains but they
often cause floods and landslides. However the importance of the
monsoons cannot be overemphasized in the Indian context. The economy
of the whole nation is dependent to a great extent on the monsoon
rains. A good monsoon means a bountiful harvest in the coming months.
The winter months are from October to February. The winter months
are generally pleasant in the southern part of the state. Snowfall
is limited to the Himalayan regions.
In Summer - 24C to 40C
In Winter - 7C to 26C
Yearly Rainfall (average) - 175
Information on weather & climate in West Bengal - India