Rishikesh is a tehsil in Dehradun district and is governed by Rishikesh Municipal Corporation. The city is located in the foothills of the Himalayas. It is, therefore, known as the Gateway to the Garhwal Himalayas and is also known as the Yoga Capital of the World. Being a pilgrimage place, the city is considered to be among the holiest places for Hindus.
It is located on the northern side of the state of Uttrakhand in India. The holiest river Ganga emerges from the mountains of Rishikesh and emerges into a broader spectrum on to the Gangetic plains, flowing towards Haridwar. The city is the starting point of the Chardham yatra of Badrinath, Kedarnath, Gangotri, and Yamunotri.
The city experiences a humid subtropical climate. The month of July is often termed as wettest for experiencing the highest rainfall of 444 mm. Similarly, the driest month is November, with rainfall of 10 mm. May to August months experience the highest UV index of 12 and January and December experience the lowest UV index of 4.
A - Weather in Rishikesh is 36° today.
A - Climate Conditions in Rishikesh shows clear sky today.
A - Humidity in Rishikesh is 24% today.
A - Wind speed in Rishikesh is 4.07 km/h, flowing at 171° wind direction. today.
A - Rishikesh's Latitude is 30.116671 & Longitude is 78.316673.