Climate

The district has extremes of climate. The summer season starts from the month of April and continues till October. May and June are the hottest months with day temperature usually ranging from 39 to 41 degree centigrades. The winter season begins from the month of November and continues till March. January is the coldest month with a mean minimum temperature of 5 degree centigrades. Dust storms occur occasionally during the hot season relieving temporarily the intensity of heat. Towards the end of June monsoon conditions appear and during the following two and half months spell of rainy season alternates with intervals of sultry weather.

Rainfall

Most of the rain falls in July, August and September during summer months and in January, February and March during the winter months.