Summer Temperature: Max: 37o C; Min: 19o C
Winter Temperature: Max: 24o C; Min: 3o C
Best Time to Visit: July to March
Talking about the weather of Digha, this hamlet witnesses three main seasons, namely summer, winter and monsoon.
The summers usually start from the month of April and continue till June, with mercury rising to a maximum of 37oC. However, cool winds from the sea keep the place pleasant and amusing.
The month of July witnesses the onset of monsoons which lasts till the end of September. Digha experiences average shower, which instantly brings down the rising mercury levels, thus bringing in relief. Humidity is high during these months. However, with October, the mercury further dips away, making way for winters to set in. During this season, the temperatures range from a maximum of 24oC to a minimum of 3oC.
Winter lasts till the month of February and is marked by pleasant and enjoyable climate. July to March is the best time to visit the beach town of Digha. During this time, you can indulge in both sightseeing and water sports.
Regional Setting & Geogology
The occurrence of heavy cyclone, at least once in every alternate year, is a regular feature of this region and is about 4 times higher than the Arabian Sea. The high intensity cyclonic storms generally originate in the upper Bay of Bengal within 200 km. to 500 km. from the shore line during the pre-monsoon (April-May) or post monsoon (September-October) period.