Guntur District
National Informatics Centre

An Official Website Of Guntur District
Government Of Andhra Pradesh

Rainfall & Climate !

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.
The district suffers from hot climate, the summer especially being extremely trying. The year may be divided into four sessons.
December to February : Dry and Cool Winter Season
March to May : Summer Season
June to September : South-West Monsoon Season
October to November : Post Monsoon or Retreating Monsoon Season