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Mumbai rains


At 109.3 mm, Mumbai records all time high November rainfall

November 09, 2019 2:24 am

The IMD had forecast rainfall over Palghar and Thane on Friday, due to Cyclone Maha, and thundershowers on Saturday.

Mumbai rains: Downpour in Thane and Palghar as cyclone Maha weakens

November 08, 2019 12:13 pm

The cyclone has now weakened into a low-pressure area and is currently over the Gulf of Cambay off Konkan and South Gujarat Coast.

Heavy rain over last few months delays MSRTC bus stand work

November 02, 2019 4:43 am

The Shivajinagar station of MSRTC, one of the two most busy traffic hubs in the city, will shift to the Aarey field temporarily to facilitate development of new integrated transport location at its present location in Shivajinagar. 

Heavy rain hits harvest, Maharashtra faces crop loss of Rs 5,000 crore in 30 districts

November 01, 2019 8:00 am

In many areas, farmers had harvested their crop but did not get time to shift the produce to a dry location as the rain caught them unawares.

Cloudy sky in Mumbai over next 24 hours

November 01, 2019 7:36 am

The maximum temperature in Mumbai on Thursday was 36 degrees Celsius while the minimum temperature was 25 degrees Celsius.

As rain lashes Maharashtra, crops over 17 lakh hectares hit

October 31, 2019 3:14 am

For farmers who had already harvested their crops, rainfall has drenched the crops, which has led to untimely germination of harvested beans. Similar damage has been reported for bajra and maize. 

Mumbai, adjoining areas to witness light to moderate rain today

October 27, 2019 8:33 am

Rainfall is likely to reduce over Maharashtra after the next 24 hours, said the IMD.

Weather forecast today HIGHLIGHTS: Post-monsoon rainfall predicted in Mumbai

October 19, 2019 10:11 pm

Weather forecast today HIGHLIGHTS: In Delhi, SAFAR predicted that the share of pollution from farm fires would increase to 17 per cent in Delhi Saturday.

Like black-coloured rain: Caterpillar shower brings Mumbai traffic to a standstill

October 11, 2019 8:32 am

The larvae of mangrove moths are not usually seen in October. Experts said their prevalence in large numbers could be a consequence of climate change.

Twelve cities in Maharashtra record more rainfall than their annual quota

September 30, 2019 8:31 am

Generally, about 75 per cent of the year’s rainfall is received from June to September. Between June and September 29, rainfall recorded in the state was 1,329 mm, a 33 per cent jump from the normal 999.8 mm rain.


As heavy rains lash Mumbai, commuters carry on unhindered

September 10, 2019 7:45 am

The rains did not pose to be a major impediment for the Mumbaikars as the commuters carried on throughout the day with its daily humdrum.

Mumbai receives heavy rain, IMD issues red alert

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.

Mumbai marooned as heavy rains lash city

July 29, 2019 7:28 am

Mumbai rains photos: The NDRF deployed 8 boats to the rescue spot at Wangani where the train has been held up due to waterlogged railway tracks.

Monsoon revives with full force in Mumbai as Delhi reels under sultry weather

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.

Malad wall collapse: Death toll rises to 21, several injured after overnight downpour

July 02, 2019 6:19 pm

At least 20 people have been killed and several others critically injured after a compound wall collapsed on hutments due to heavy rainfall at Kurar village, Pimparipada-Malad East, Mumbai. The rains have completely disrupted the city's normalcy.

Heavy rains lash Mumbai, bring city to halt

July 02, 2019 5:07 pm

Heavy rain pelted most parts of Mumbai and Navi Mumbai, raising fears of flooding and leaving lakhs of commuters stranded in slow moving trains, on railway platforms, and in traffic jams on the city’s roads. At least 16 people have died after a compound wall collapsed on hutments at Malad East.

Mumbai rains: Heavy waterlogging brings city to halt, several trains delayed

July 01, 2019 4:56 pm

At least thirteen trains were terminated or cancelled following heavy waterlogging on the railway tracks in the early hours of Monday due to incessant rainfall overnight.

Mumbai: Heavy rains disrupt traffic, several areas waterlogged

June 28, 2019 1:51 pm

There were water logging complaints in Mazgaon, Sakinaka, Kurla (W) and Ghatkopar among other areas.

Heavy rains derail Mumbai

June 25, 2018 6:35 pm

Heavy rains lashed Mumbai early Monday morning resulting in waterlogging and damage at several places.

Mumbai battered by torrential rain: Massive disruption in flight operations, train services delayed

September 20, 2017 10:18 pm

Around 168 incidents of treefall have been reported in Mumbai city, out of which 60 are in the island city, 37 in the eastern suburbs and 71 in the western suburbs. However, no casualties have been reported till now.


Hear the Mumbai monsoon

July 20, 2018 12:27 pm

The rain makes us dance to its rhythm. It has a special place. Hear the different sounds of the Mumbai monsoon and experience it.

What Is So Unusual About The Excess Rains That Lashed Mumbai?

August 30, 2017 10:40 pm

Tuesday's rainfall in Mumbai is unexpected in the month of August. Once the rain stops what is required is a good drainage system for an exit. Unfortunately, in Mumbai also the drainage networks are not very good.