Dhaka, Bangladesh: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2021]

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Traveling to Dhaka, Bangladesh? If you're planning to go to Dhaka, below is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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When to go to Dhaka, Bangladesh

Based on the climate and weather in Dhaka, the best time to go is December. See below for details.

Important esssentials for Dhaka, Bangladesh

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Dhaka, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

What to wear/what to pack for Dhaka, Bangladesh by month

January

January in this region is a perfect temperature and dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

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February

If you vacation in Dhaka during February, you are likely to see that it is pretty consistently hot and dry with little rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 80s F (high 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (mid 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 30 and 40% during the day.

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March

If you go to Dhaka in March, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain occasionally. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

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April

In April, Dhaka is a scorcher and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 90s F (mid 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

This is also a rainy time for Dhaka, with several of the days of the month having rain. In April, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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May

Traveling to Dhaka in May, you will notice that it is constantly hot, somewhat rainy and somewhat stormy. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the low 90s F (low 30s C).

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June

In June, Dhaka can be sweltering and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 80s F (low 30s C) and about a third of the time jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

This is also a rainy time for Dhaka, with several of the days of the month having rain. In June, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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July

July here is really hot and very rainy. Temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C) during the day. It rains about half of the time.

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August

In August, Dhaka is really hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) and about a third of the time jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

This is also a rainy time for Dhaka, with more than half of the days of the month having rain. In August, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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September

In September, Dhaka is constantly hot and somewhat rainy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 80s F (low 30s C) and a bit less than half of the time jump into the low 90s F (low 30s C) range. At night, lows are in the high 70s F (mid 20s C).

This is also a rainy time for Dhaka, with several of the days of the month having rain. In September, humidity reaches as high as 80%.

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October

October in Dhaka is really hot. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 80s F (low 30s C).

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November

If you are traveling to Dhaka in November, you will notice that it is extremely hot and dry with little rain. Daytime temperatures are in the 80s F (low 20s C).

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December

If you visit Dhaka during December, you may notice that it is a perfect temperature and very dry with almost no rain. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

Humidity is generally between 40 and 50% during the day.

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