Shimla has a subtropical highland climate. The weather is predominantly cool through the year, with moderately warm summers and extremely cold winters. The winter season starts in March and ends in June, with an average temperature between 19°C and 28°C. From July to September, Shimla experiences monsoon season, marked by heavy rainfall. The average precipitation in a year is 1,575 millimetres (62 in). Landslides are common in this season. The month of October, marks the arrival of the winter season. The average temperature during this season is 10°C to 3°C, but the record low temperature is −12.2°C. The maximum snowfall received in Shimla is 38.6 centimetres (15.2 in).
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The Hanuman statue at Jakhu Temple in Shimla is among the tallest statues of Hanuman in the world. It is a must-see when in Shimla
Shopping in Shimla Mall Road with its vibrant shops, diverse products, and scenic views is a dream come true for shopaholics!
The Indian Railways offers five hill trains: Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, Nilgiri Mountain Railway, Kalka-Shimla Railway, Kangra Valley Railway, and Matheran Railway.
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