Penuganchiprolu

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Penuganchiprolu
పెనుగంచిప్రోలు
Village
Oldest Temple In 19th Century
Oldest Temple In 19th Century
Penuganchiprolu is located in Andhra Pradesh
Penuganchiprolu
Penuganchiprolu
Penuganchiprolu is located in India
Penuganchiprolu
Penuganchiprolu
Location in Andhra Pradesh, India
Coordinates: 16°55′00″N 80°15′00″E / 16.9167°N 80.2500°E / 16.9167; 80.2500Coordinates: 16°55′00″N 80°15′00″E / 16.9167°N 80.2500°E / 16.9167; 80.2500
Country India
State Andhra Pradesh
District Krishna
Mandal Penuganchiprolu
Area[1]
 • Total 38.80 km2 (14.98 sq mi)
Elevation 42 m (138 ft)
Population (2011)[2]
 • Total 14,374
 • Density 370/km2 (960/sq mi)
Languages
 • Official Telugu
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 521190
Telephone code 91–8678
Vehicle registration AP–16
Lok Sabha constituency Vijayawada
Vidhan Sabha constituency Jaggayyapet

Penuganchiprolu is a village in Krishna district of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.

Geography[edit]

Penuganchiprolu is located at 16°55′00″N 80°15′00″E / 16.9167°N 80.2500°E / 16.9167; 80.2500. It has an average elevation of 42 metres (141 feet).

Climate[edit]

The climate of Penuganchiprolu is tropical in nature with hot summers and moderate winters. April to June are the summer months with temperatures ranging from a minimum of 270 C to 450 C. The temperatures during the winter months range from 280 to 170 C. The area is very humid, the average humidity ranges from 68% during summer season. The annual rainfall in the region is about 965 mm and is contributed by the Southwest monsoon. The best time to visit this place is March to June.

See also[edit]

Transport[edit]

A waterway categorised as class–III is planned from Pulichintala to Prakasam Barrage, connects Penuganchiprolu with Achampet.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "District Census Handbook - Krishna" (PDF). Census of India. p. 16,208. Retrieved 15 February 2016. 
  2. ^ "Census 2011". The Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India. Retrieved 19 August 2014. 
  3. ^ "River Route Planned for Amaravati". The New Indian Express. 26 November 2015. Retrieved 4 June 2016.