Guntur District
National Informatics Centre

An Official Website Of Guntur District
Government Of Andhra Pradesh

Rainfall & Climate !

Rainfall:
The average rainfall in the district is 830 mm. The rainfall generally decreases from east to the west. The rain is experienced mostly by both south-west monsoon and the retreating monsoon. October is the rainest month of the year. On the average there are 47 rainy days in a year. The highest rainfall recorded was 386 mm at sattenapalli on 19th of November, 1879.
Climate:
The district suffers from hot climate, the summer especially being extremely trying. The year may be divided into four sessons.
1) 
December to February : Dry and Cool Winter Season
2) 
March to May : Summer Season
3) 
June to September : South-West Monsoon Season
4) 
October to November : Post Monsoon or Retreating Monsoon Season