Pune is located 560 m (1,840 ft) above sea level on the western margin of the Deccan plateau. It is situated on the leeward side of the Sahyadri mountain range, which forms a barrier from the Arabian Sea. If one talks about its climate, Pune experience both hot and cold climate. 10°C is the minimum temperature recorded in winters and summers are hot with the temperature going upto 42°C. In Monsoons Pune experiences mild to average rainfall.