Patna is the capital of the Indian state of Bihar and the second largest city in Eastern India (in terms of population).Patna is beautifully located on the southern banks of Holy Ganges River. State capital of Bihar, the city is spread over an area of 3202 square kilometers and is counted as the second largest city in eastern India, after Kolkata.
Climate of Patna
The summer months between March to June are blazing hot in Patna when the mercury can soar up to around 43 degree centigrade. Monsoon arrives in July and continues till the early part of October. Average annual rainfall ranges to about 1076mm. One can experience high humidity during both summer and monsoon seasons. Winter, which commences from November and continues up until January remain bitingly cold with temperature plummeting down to around 5 degree Centigrade.
How to Reach Patna
Air: Patna which is the capital of the Indian state of Bihar remains well-connected with important cities like Delhi, Kolkata and Mumbai. Flights by Air India and Jet Airways make regular flights to Patna. Apart from these two other prominent airways which fly to Patna are Indigo, Kingfisher and Go Air.