Nagari, Andhra Pradesh

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Nagari
నగరి
Town
Nagari_nose_as_seen_from_a_village.jpg
Sai Baba Temple in Nagari,Chittoor
Nagari is located in Andhra Pradesh
Nagari
Nagari
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 13°19′17″N 79°35′08″E / 13.3214°N 79.5856°E / 13.3214; 79.5856Coordinates: 13°19′17″N 79°35′08″E / 13.3214°N 79.5856°E / 13.3214; 79.5856
Country India
State Andhra Pradesh
District Chittoor
Mandal Nagari
Government
 • Type Legislative assembly of Andhra Pradesh
 • Body Municipality
 • MLA R K Roja
Area[1]
 • Total 25.6 km2 (9.9 sq mi)
Elevation 115 m (377 ft)
Population (2011)[2]
 • Total 62,253
 • Density 2,400/km2 (6,300/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 517590
Telephone code 91-8577
Vehicle registration AP-03
Website Nagari Municipality

Nagari is a town in Chittoor district of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It is the mandal headquarters of Nagari mandal.[2][3]

Geography[edit]

Nagari is located at 13°20′N 79°35′E / 13.33°N 79.58°E / 13.33; 79.58.[4] It has an average elevation of 116 metres (380 feet).

Climate

Nagari experiences tropical climatic conditions and due to the close proximity of the Bay of Bengal the humidity is extremely high. Summers are long and hot. Monsoon season brings substantial rainfall and temperatures reduce during this period. Winters are much milder and the temperatures drop considerably.

Summer season starts in March and can last till June. Temperatures gradually increase over the summer and it reaches the peak level in May. Temperatures vary from a minimum of 35 °C and can rise up to a maximum of 45 °C. Monsoon season is from June to October.

Winter season is from December to February. Temperatures range between 20 °C and 27 °C during the winter season. December is usually the coolest month of the year.

Climate data for Nagari, India
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 29.9
(85.8)
32.8
(91)
36.7
(98.1)
40.3
(104.5)
43.3
(109.9)
40.8
(105.4)
35.7
(96.3)
34.8
(94.6)
34.8
(94.6)
32.7
(90.9)
30.1
(86.2)
28.9
(84)
35.07
(95.11)
Average low °C (°F) 18.7
(65.7)
20.1
(68.2)
22.6
(72.7)
26.2
(79.2)
27.9
(82.2)
27.2
(81)
25.9
(78.6)
25.5
(77.9)
25.1
(77.2)
23.5
(74.3)
21.7
(71.1)
19.9
(67.8)
23.69
(74.66)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 22.0
(0.866)
19.7
(0.776)
2.9
(0.114)
13.9
(0.547)
45.7
(1.799)
69.7
(2.744)
113.0
(4.449)
118.6
(4.669)
119.1
(4.689)
157.5
(6.201)
218.7
(8.61)
130.5
(5.138)
1,031.3
(40.602)
Source: Indian Meteorological Department[5]

Demographics[edit]

As of 2011 Census of India, the town had a population of 62,253. The total population constitute, 31,363 males and 30,890 females —a sex ratio of 985 females per 1000 males, higher than the national average of 940 per 1000.[2][6] 6,842 children are in the age group of 0–6 years, of which 3,571 are boys and 3,271 are girls—a ratio of 916 per 1000. The average literacy rate stands at 77.85% with 43,136 literates, significantly higher than the national average of 73.00%.[2][7]

Culture[edit]

The people of Nagari speak Telugu and Tamil.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Basic Information of Municipality". Commissioner & Director of Municipal Administration. Municipal Administration & Urban Development Department, Govt. of Andhra Pradesh. Retrieved 19 November 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c d "Census 2011". The Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 1 September 2014. 
  3. ^ "Chittoor District Mandals" (PDF). Census of India. pp. 482, 516. Retrieved 19 June 2015. 
  4. ^ "Maps, Weather, and Airports for Nagari, India". fallingrain.com. 
  5. ^ "Climatological Data of Important Cities" (PDF). Indian Meteorological Department. Retrieved 2012-03-27. 
  6. ^ "Sex Ratio". The Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 1 September 2014. 
  7. ^ "Chapter–3 (Literates and Literacy rate)" (PDF). Registrar General and Census Commissioner of India. Retrieved 1 September 2014. 
  8. ^ "News Archives: The Hindu". hindu.com.