Dehradun Facts and Figures

Country India
State Uttarakhand
District Dehradun
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Coordinates 30°18′57″N 78°02′01″E 30.3157°N 78.0336°E



Vehicle UP-07,UA-07,UK-07
Area 300 sq km
Population 16,00,000 (Dehradun District, 2011 census)
Literacy Rate 77%
Altitude 2,200 ft      (640 meters above sea level )
Average rainfall 2136.7 mm per annum
Summer Max Min
38° C 26.7°C
Winter Max Min
23.4° C 5.2°C
State Flower Braham Kamal
State Bird Monal Pheasant
Best time to visit All through the year
Clothing Summer Light Cottons
Clothing Winter Heavy Woollens
Language Hindi, English, Garhwali
Local Festivals Jhanda Mela (March-April), Tapkeshwar Mela held at Shivratri
Local Transport Taxis, Buses, Autorickshaws, Vikram
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