It has several prominent cave systems at Gunung Mulu National Park.
The head of state is the Governor, also known as the Yang di-Pertua Negeri, while the head of government is the Chief Minister.
The sex ratio of Thane city is 882 females per 1000 males. Total children (0-6) in Thane city are 186,259 as per Census India report on 2011. Children form 10.24% of total population of Thane City.
Masunda Lake is located on West of Thane, in the heart of Thane city.
On 26 August 2015, MMRDA sanctions ₹354 billion for 118 km Mumbai metro network. Thane has a tropical monsoon climate that borders on a tropical wet and dry climate.
This includes a 40-km Wadala-Ghatkopar-Thane-Kasarvadavali Metro-4 corridor via Wadala GPO and R. Overall climate is equable with high rainfall days and very few days of extreme temperatures. Winter temperatures can fall to 12 °C at night while summer temperatures can rise to over 40 °C at noon.