Weather, climate and best time to visit
Best time to visit Sylhet
The best time to visit Sylhet in Bangladesh is from January until May and September until December, when you will have a pleasant till hot temperature and limited till mediocre rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Sylhet is 34°C in April and the lowest is 26°C in January.
Sylhet has the tropical monsoon climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Sylhet or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.
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The Sylhet weather for will be 27° till 34° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers till heavy rain.
5-day weather forecast Sylhet
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Sylhet has the tropical monsoon climate prevailing. You have high temperatures and a lot of rainfall throughout the year. The average annual temperature for Sylhet is 31° degrees and there is about 1029 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 163 days a year with an average humidity of 68% and an UV-index of 6.
Sylhet weather by month
What is the average Sylhet weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.
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Frequently asked questions
Where is Sylhet?
Sylhet is located in Bangladesh. It lies in a straight line at 2,065 km from Islamabad.
The coordinates of Sylhet are:
- Latitude: 24.899044
- Longitude: 91.87198
The GPS coordinates are 24° 53' N, 91° 52' E
How long is the flight to Sylhet?
The flight time from Jinnah International Airport to Sylhet is approximately 3 h. 50 min.
What are the nearest airports to Sylhet?
These are the airports closests to Sylhet:
- Osmany International Airport (7 km), Sylhet
- Shillong Airport (90 km), Shillong
- Silchar Airport (112 km), Silchar
How many inhabitants are there in Sylhet?
Sylhet has approximately 237,000 inhabitants.
How big is Sylhet?
The area of Sylhet is around 2,887 km².
What is the currency of Sylhet?
In Sylhet the Bangladeshi taka (BDT) is used to pay.
Exchange rates on 28 June 2022
- 1 Pakistani rupee = 0.53 Bangladeshi taka
- 1 Bangladeshi taka = 1.89 Pakistani rupee
- 100 Pakistani rupee = 52.87 Bangladeshi taka
- 100 Bangladeshi taka = 189.16 Pakistani rupee
What is the area code of Sylhet?
The area code to call Sylhet is +880.