climate

The district has different climate in its two portions. In the irrigated portion, the climate is temperate, neither exceedingly hot nor very cold in winter as compared to the eastern desert area. The summer heat is reduced by constant blowing of south wester breeze from the sea. The eastern desert portion has a tropical climate, more hot and dry, but receives more rain during monsoon. April, May and June are the hottest months. Average temperature during these months varies between 41C and 24C. December, January and February are the coldest months. Average temperature during this period fluctuate between 28C and 9C. Average annual rainfall is 222 mm. Months of July and August bring most of the rain to the district.