New Delhi Climate & Temperature
- New Delhi, India is at 28°34'N, 77°12'E, 216 m (709 ft). See map.
- New Delhi has a humid subtropical hot summer climate that is mild with dry winters, hot humid summers and moderate seasonality (Köppen-Geiger classification: Cwa).
- According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification New Delhi is situated in or near the tropical very dry forest biome.
- The average temperature is 25.1 degrees Celsius (77.2 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
- Average monthly temperatures vary by 19.1 °C (34.4°F). This indicates that the continentality type is oceanic, subtype semicontinental.
- In the winter time records indicate temperatures by day reach 22.5°C (72.4°F) on average falling to 8.7°C (47.7°F) overnight.
- In spring time temperatures climb reaching 34.8°C (94.6°F) generally in the afternoon with overnight lows of 20.9°C (69.7°F).
- During summer average high temperatures are 35.7°C (96.3°F) and average low temperatures are 27°C (80.5°F).
- Come autumn/ fall temperatures decrease achieving average highs of 31.8°C (89.3°F) during the day and lows of 19.2°C (66.5°F) generally shortly after sunrise.
- Total annual Precipitation averages 790 mm (31.1 inches) which is equivalent to 790 Litres/m² (19.38 Gallons/ft²).
- On average there are 2856 hours of sunshine per year. Visit the sunshine and daylight section to check monthly details including how high in the sky the sun reaches each month.
- Were you to burrow down through the centre of the Earth from New Delhi you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Isla De Pascua-Mataveri, Chile where you would find a Tropical wet climate.
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