General Information - Madurai

Area 22 Sq. Kms ( 8.56 Sq. Miles)
Population  10.9 lacks (As per 1991 Census)
Latitude & Longitude
101 meters (330 ft) above sea level
Latitude : 9.58 N  Longitude : 78.10 E (Click Here)
Clothing Tropical
Season Throughout the year
Languages Spoken Tamil, English, Sourashtra
STD Code 
(Direct Dialing Code)
Shopping Shopping Areas in Madurai city
(Books, Handlooms, Fabrics & Sarees, Departmental Stores)
Festivals Madurai Meenakshi temple has festivals in all twelve Tamil months. 
Some of the popular festivals are
Chithirai Festival (April - May )
Avanimool Festival (Sep - Oct )
Navarathri Festival
Float Festival (January- February )