Hyderabad (78.500E 17.441N) is located in the heart of the Deccan Plateau of southern India. It was founded in 1599 by Muhammad Quli and has many examples of Islamic architecture. In 1941, the British maintained a major military base at nearby Secunderabad.
Temperatures: Jan 84/60, Apr 101/76, Jul 87/73, Oct 88/69, record 112/46
Rainfall: Jan 5/0.3, Apr 2/1.2, Jul 11/6.0, Oct 4/2.5 == 29.6" per annum
Pearce and Smith (1990)
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