Gangtok is the capital of Sikkim. Gangtok is located in the eastern Himalayan range, at an Height of 5,800 feet (1,800 m) above sea level. It's population is 98,658.
Gangtok has 5 seasons: summer, monsoons, autumn, winter and spring. Temperatures range from an average maximum of 22 °C (72 °F) in summer to an average minimum of 4 °C (39 °F) in winter.Summers (lasting from late April to June) are mild, with maximum temperatures rarely crossing 25 °C (77 °F). Gangtok is often enveloped in fog during the monsoon and winter months.