Sangrur

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Sangrur
Sangroor
Sangrur is located in Punjab
Sangrur
Sangrur
Sangrur is located in India
Sangrur
Sangrur
Location in Punjab, India
Coordinates: 30°15′02″N 75°50′39″E / 30.25056°N 75.84417°E / 30.25056; 75.84417Coordinates: 30°15′02″N 75°50′39″E / 30.25056°N 75.84417°E / 30.25056; 75.84417
Country  India
State Punjab
District Sangrur
Government
 • Type Municipality
Elevation 237 m (778 ft)
Population
 • Total 88,043
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 148001
Telephone code 01672
Vehicle registration PB 13
Website sangrur.nic.in

Sangrur is a town in the Indian state of Punjab, India. It is the headquarters of Sangrur District.

Geography[edit]

Sangrur is located at 30°15′02″N 75°50′39″E / 30.25056°N 75.84417°E / 30.25056; 75.84417.[1] It has an average elevation of 232 metres (761 feet).

Climate[edit]

Climate data for Sangrur (1971–1990)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Record high °C (°F) 29.0
(84.2)
33.3
(91.9)
41.1
(106)
46.1
(115)
48.3
(118.9)
47.9
(118.2)
47.8
(118)
44.4
(111.9)
41.7
(107.1)
40.0
(104)
35.8
(96.4)
29.4
(84.9)
48.3
(118.9)
Average high °C (°F) 18.9
(66)
21.0
(69.8)
26.0
(78.8)
34.6
(94.3)
38.8
(101.8)
39.6
(103.3)
34.9
(94.8)
32.9
(91.2)
33.4
(92.1)
32.0
(89.6)
26.4
(79.5)
20.7
(69.3)
29.9
(85.8)
Daily mean °C (°F) 12.8
(55)
14.8
(58.6)
19.4
(66.9)
26.7
(80.1)
31.1
(88)
33.0
(91.4)
30.5
(86.9)
28.8
(83.8)
28.5
(83.3)
24.9
(76.8)
19.0
(66.2)
14.1
(57.4)
23.6
(74.5)
Average low °C (°F) 6.7
(44.1)
8.5
(47.3)
12.8
(55)
18.8
(65.8)
23.3
(73.9)
26.2
(79.2)
26.1
(79)
24.8
(76.6)
23.4
(74.1)
17.7
(63.9)
11.6
(52.9)
7.4
(45.3)
17.3
(63.1)
Record low °C (°F) −2.2
(28)
−1.1
(30)
1.4
(34.5)
7.1
(44.8)
11.7
(53.1)
18.0
(64.4)
17.4
(63.3)
18.0
(64.4)
15.2
(59.4)
9.4
(48.9)
0.3
(32.5)
−1.1
(30)
−2.2
(28)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 21
(0.83)
39
(1.54)
31
(1.22)
20
(0.79)
20
(0.79)
60
(2.36)
229
(9.02)
189
(7.44)
85
(3.35)
5
(0.2)
13
(0.51)
21
(0.83)
733
(28.86)
Average precipitation days (≥ 1.0 mm) 2.8 3.6 4.5 1.9 2.3 4.7 11.6 9.6 4.5 0.5 1.4 2.1 49.5
Average relative humidity (%) 74 66 62 44 39 49 71 76 68 61 68 74 63
Source #1: NOAA[2]
Source #2: India Meteorological Department (record high and low up to 2010)[3]

Demographics[edit]

At the 2011 census Sangrur Municipal Council had a population of 88,043 with 46,931 males and 41,112 females, giving a gender ratio of 876. There were 9,027 children 0-6 years old and an overall literacy rate of 83.54 % - 87.92 % for males and 78.56 % for females.[4]

Religion in Sangrur[5]
Religion Percent
Hinduism
  
60.90%
Sikhism
  
35.58%
Islam
  
2.61%
Others
  
0.91%

Notable people[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sangrur, India Page". Falling Rain Genomics. Retrieved 2008-08-27. 
  2. ^ "Sangrur Climate Normals 1971-1990". National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Retrieved April 22, 2015. 
  3. ^ "Ever recorded Maximum and minimum temperatures up to 2010" (PDF). India Meteorological Department. Archived from the original (PDF) on 21 May 2013. Retrieved April 22, 2015. 
  4. ^ "Sangrur Population Census 2011". Census2011. Retrieved 2 January 2016. 
  5. ^ "Census 2011". 

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