The Telegraph
Wednesday , September 23 , 2015
Calcutta Weather
Min : 26.50°C (+1)
Max : 32.70°C (+0)
Rainfall : 3.50 mm
Relative Humidity:
Max : 92.00% Min : 65.00%
Sunrise : 5:27 AM
Sunset : 5:33 PM

One or two spells of light to moderate rain may occur. Maximum temperature likely to be 33°C.


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