Gujarat, a western state in India which lies on the Kathiawar peninsula, conventionally experiences no weather activity during the winter months. It is hence a fair weather pocket with benign weather conditions in winter.
Weather scenarios like biting cold and frosty chilly scenes, witnessed in North India are not to be found in the land of dhokla, khandvi and thepla.
The state of Gujarat has a very long coastline. The Arabian Sea shapes the state's western coast. Although the presence of almost inoperative or comatose winter in Gujarat, the territory experiences climatic interruptions due to two factors. The first one is due to the intrusions in the Arabian Sea. Nevertheless, not all obtrusion happening in the Arabian Sea affect the weather in Gujarat. It is only those weather systems which approach the coastal regions of Maharashtra and coastal Gujarat that have a significant impact on this province.