March 09, 2020 2:47 am
The Colaba observatory of the India Meteorological Department (IMD), which is representative of the island city, recorded a minimum temperature of 19.6 degrees Celsius, 2.3 degrees below normal.
February 18, 2020 8:42 am
In India, January 2020 was the second warmest since 1919 in terms of average minimum temperatures, according to India Meteorological Department (IMD) data dating back to 1901.
February 12, 2020 1:10 pm
Some of IMD’s observatories — located in Pune, Chennai and Kolkata — are among the oldest in the country and have been operational since the British era. Currently, there are 205 manual observatories operated by IMD in India.
February 02, 2020 9:23 pm
"This is the highest-ever temperature recorded in the month of January. The previous record was 32.8 degrees Celsius recorded on January 24, 2000," IMD Bengaluru director Geeta Agnihotri said.
January 20, 2020 10:04 am
A light rain or drizzle is forecast for the capital Tuesday with the maximum and minimum temperatures over the next few days expected to remain below 19 and 8 degrees Celsius.
January 18, 2020 8:04 am
The monsoon is supposed to begin on June 1, and withdraw fully by September 30. Over the past many years, however, significant changes have been seen in precipitation patterns. So, the ‘normals’ are now set to shift.
January 13, 2020 6:59 am
During a severe winter, new reports have declared 2019 as the second warmest ever globally, and the seventh warmest in India. A look at these trends, what caused them, and the climate change connection
January 13, 2020 1:51 am
On Sunday, minimum temperature recorded at IMD’s Santacruz observatory was 20 degrees —2.7 degrees above normal, while the Colaba observatory recorded a minimum temperature of 21 degrees —1.6 degrees above normal.
January 08, 2020 11:25 pm
State of Climate of India report should occasion interventions to make people resilient to extreme weather events
January 06, 2020 8:59 pm
In a weather summary titled the 'Statement on Climate of India during 2019', IMD stated rains and floods alone took lives of 849 people, with Bihar being the worst affected Indian state.
December 31, 2019 8:40 am
Cold wave swept across North India, with Delhi witnessing its coldest December day in a century, and Kashmir enveloped in snow.
December 29, 2019 11:06 am
The frigid air barrelling through north India plummeted temperatures to season's lowest in Delhi and neighbouring states on Saturday with many places recording a minimum of below two degrees Celsius, as dense fog reduced visibility and disrupted air, rail and road traffic.
December 13, 2019 2:29 pm
The cold wave intensified in north India on Thursday with snowfall in higher reaches of Jammu and Kashmir and Uttarakhand, while light rains in the national capital also caused a chill in the air.
December 04, 2019 10:10 am
In Delhi, the minimum temperature was 9.1 degrees Celsius on Tuesday but weather experts said it is likely to drop to 7 degrees Celsius by Friday as high-velocity northwesterly winds continue to blow from the hills.
October 22, 2019 8:38 am
Disruption in electricity supply has also hindered the polling process. The situation is particularly serious in Ernakulam constituency in Kochi where narrow lanes leading to the polling booths are underwater.
September 04, 2019 3:15 pm
Mumbai Rains, Weather Forecast Today: The India Meteorological Department has issued a warning of heavy rainfall for Wednesday, as a result of which schools have been asked to remain shut.
August 09, 2019 12:45 pm
The Indian Meteorological Department has predicted heavy to very heavy rains in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Goa, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Karnataka and Kerala for the next 24 hours.
July 25, 2019 12:44 pm
The IMD said widespread rain or thundershowers will cover parts of Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi, and Uttar Pradesh from July 24 to 27.
July 16, 2019 8:32 am
The IMD had predicted generally cloudy skies and very light rain with thundershower in the national capital, a condition that is likely to continue till Thursday.
June 28, 2019 1:51 pm
There were water logging complaints in Mazgaon, Sakinaka, Kurla (W) and Ghatkopar among other areas.
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