Worldwide zones of tropical monsoon climate (Am).
Painting by Raja Ravi Varma depicting Richard Temple-Grenville, 3rd Duke of Buckingham and Chandos being greeted by Visakham Thirunal, with Ayilyam Thirunal of Travancore looking on, during Buckingham's visit to Thiruvananthapuram in early 1880
Worldwide zones of tropical monsoon climate (Am).
Padmanabhaswamy Temple is the richest temple in the world.
Magdalena River at Honda, Colombia.
Padmanabhapuram Palace
A map of Malabar Coast drawn by Homann Heirs in 1733. At that time, Travancore was only a small territory wedged between Kollam and Kanyakumari, as shown in the map (Present-day districts of Trivandrum and Kanyakumari only). The vast region of Malabar Coast between Kannur and Kollam was under the control of Zamorin of Calicut then. It was in the latter half of 18th century, that Travancore inherited the kingdoms up to Cochin and became a powerful kingdom, and Thiruvananthapuram became a major city of Kerala.
Thambiran Vanakkam was printed at Kollam, the capital of Venad in 1578, during the Portuguese Era. It holds the record of the first book printed in any Indian language. It was written in the language Lingua Malabar Tamul, which was spoken in Southern Kerala (Kollam-Thiruvananthapuram area) during the medieval period.
A language map of India prepared in 1822.
Kowdiar Palace built-in 1915 was the official residence of the Travancore Royal Family.
Kerala Legislative Assembly Building
The Kerala Government Secretariat is the seat of administration of the Government of Kerala
A part of Infosys campus. Thiruvananthapuram is a major IT hub in India.
Harvesting lotus leaves from Vellayani Lake.
Established in 1855, the Napier Museum contains a vast collection of Ancient paintings and archaeological artefacts
Attukal Pongala festival marks the world's largest gathering of women
16th IFFK 2011 banner at Kairali Theater Complex
Trivandrum International Airport
A KSRTC Double-decker bus in the city
Sports Hub (Greenfield Stadium) during the India vs New Zealand T20

Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India

- Tropical monsoon climate

The city has a climate that lies on the border between a tropical savanna climate (Köppen Aw) and a tropical monsoon climate (Am).

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Am = Tropical monsoon climate; driest month (which nearly always occurs at or soon after the "winter" solstice for that side of the equator) with precipitation less than 60 mm, but at least.

Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India (Am)