Kilakarai

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Kilakarai
கீழக்கரை
Town
Kilakarai is located in Tamil Nadu
Kilakarai
Location in Tamil Nadu, India
Coordinates: 9°13′53″N 78°47′04″E / 9.23135°N 78.7844°E / 9.23135; 78.7844Coordinates: 9°13′53″N 78°47′04″E / 9.23135°N 78.7844°E / 9.23135; 78.7844
Country  India
State Tamil Nadu
District Ramanathapuram
Elevation 8 m (26 ft)
Population
 • Total 30,468
Languages
 • Official Tamil
Time zone IST (UTC+5:30)
PIN 623 517
Telephone code 91 4567
Vehicle registration TN 65
Distance from Chennai 558 kilometres (347 mi) S
Distance from Madurai 132 kilometres (82 mi) E
Distance from Ramanathapuram 18 kilometres (11 mi) S
Climate BSh (Köppen)
Precipitation 909 millimetres (35.8 in)
Avg. summer temperature 30 °C (86 °F)

Kilakarai (aka Keelakarai, Tamil - கீழக்கரை) is a panchayat town in Ramanathapuram district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.