Dhanbad is one of the most important industrial centres in India. In and around Dhanbad is the richest mineral wealth of India.
Temperature (deg C) : Summer Max- 44, Min- 22; Winter Max.-22, Min- 8.
Rainfall : 1418 mms (July to September).
Best Season : October to March.
Clothings : Summer - Cotton/Tropical; Winter - Light Woollen.
Languages Spoken : Hindi, Bengali and English.
WHAT TO SEE
Central Mining Research Station
Central Fuel Reaserch Institute
Directorate General of Mines Safety
The collieries, various technic al institutions and research centres of high order, attractives neighbourhood and the landscapes are the attractions of this industrial city.
Topchanchi : 37 kms. This is a beautiful lake, surrounded by green hills.
Jharia : Suburts of Dhanbad, is rich colliery centre & has entensive commerce.
Sindri : 30 kms. Fertiliser & other factories & Bihar Institute of Technology.
Maithon Dam : 52 kms. D.V.C Dam.
Panchet Dam : D.V.C Dam.
Tourist Information Centre, Government of Jharkhand, Dhanbad - 826 001. Tele : 3291.