Central Muga Eri Research & Training
Institute (CMER&TI) is located at Lahdoigarh, adjacent to Deha
Gajporia village under Central Jorhat Devlopment Block,
Chipahikhola. It takes only ˝ hour (30 min) journey by road both
from Jorhat ASTC Bus Stop/Jorhat Railway Station and 1 hour from
Airport. Jorhat city is approachable easily from Guwahati, the
capital of Assam, by air/bus/train (Intercity Express and Jana
Shatabdi express etc). Jorhat is located in the central part of
the state in the North Eastern part of India, which is famous
for Tea, Timber and the world’s biggest riverrine island
Climate, in general, is moderate with the
temperature varying between 6°C to 36°C, with the relative
humidity of 51 to 100 per cent receiving average annual rainfall
of 1200-1500 mm. The
seasonal calendar is basically divided into 4 seasons - summer,
winter, autumn and monsoon.
Usually hot and humid. However, occasional showers lower down
the average temperature during this season. The usual
temperature is around 15-33oC and rainfall 350-450
Summer is followed by north-west monsoons. It
starts from July and ends at September. Though this weather is
favourable, sometimes create problems like water logging
receiving average rainfall of 650-700 mm. The usual temperature
is 22 -35oC
Extremely pleasant during this
period (October–November) receiving average rainfall of 100-130mm and temperature
of about 20-33 oC.
The average temperature during
this time ranges from 6oC to a maximum of about 28oC.
The typical characteristics of this season are scanty rainfall
ranging from 0-30 mm and foggy or misty mornings and evenings.
is not so strong which may cause heavy damage.