Molagamudi

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Molagamudi
Village
The location of Molagamudi as shown within the map of Andhra Pradesh
The location of Molagamudi as shown within the map of Andhra Pradesh
Molagamudi
Location in Andhra Pradesh
The location of Molagamudi as shown within the map of Andhra Pradesh
The location of Molagamudi as shown within the map of Andhra Pradesh
Molagamudi
Molagamudi (India)
Coordinates: 13°34′06″N 79°30′37″E / 13.568285°N 79.510341°E / 13.568285; 79.510341Coordinates: 13°34′06″N 79°30′37″E / 13.568285°N 79.510341°E / 13.568285; 79.510341
State Andhra Pradesh
Region Rayalaseema
District Chittoor
Elevation 160 m (520 ft)
Languages
 • Official Telugu,
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
Telephone code 0877
ISO 3166 code IN-WB
Vehicle registration AP-03

Molagamudi is a village in the Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh, 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) south-east of Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, a major pilgrimage and cultural city in the district and the largest city in the Rayalaseema region. The main activity of the village is agriculture.

Geography and climate[edit]

Molagamudi is located at the foothills of the Eastern Ghats, part of Rayalaseema region, and lies the extreme south of the Andhra Pradesh state.

The climate in Molagamudi is tropical. The temperatures are relatively lower than in the eastern parts of the Chittoor district. During the summer, usually from March to June, the temperatures are around 37 °C (99 °F). The rainy season starts in late June or early July, but monsoons, from south west (from June to September) and north east (from October to December), remain moderate. In winter, which lasts till the end of February, the minimum temperatures range form 16 to 19 °C (61 to 66 °F). The average rainfall received by the village in one year is around 950 millimetres (37 in).

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