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Telling Numbers: 2,400 human lives lost due to 2019 monsoon, highest in Madhya Pradesh

November 21, 2019 7:47 am

The highest number of human lives lost was 674 in Madhya Pradesh, followed by Maharashtra (253), West Bengal (227), Gujarat (195) and Bihar and UP (133 each).

Explained: Why did monsoon end with so much rain? Hunt for clues in Indian Ocean

October 30, 2019 8:37 am

The record-breaking rainfall this monsoon season, particularly during August and September, has left weather scientists confounded. Why was there so much rain?

Most delayed monsoon withdrawal since 1961, finally commences: IMD

October 10, 2019 3:27 am

Normally, the monsoon withdrawal begins from extreme northwest parts of the country, covering Rajasthan and Punjab, around September 1 and reaches central India states such as Maharashtra by October 1.

Southwest monsoon withdrawal delayed till October 7: IMD

September 28, 2019 9:33 am

Last year, the withdrawal commenced on September 29, which was also late. But this year, the withdrawal is even more delayed.

Southwest monsoon withdrawal pushed to Sept-end: IMD

September 23, 2019 4:35 am

Says more rainfall likely over central and southern peninsula this week

Explained: How scanty rainfall could raise food inflation

July 30, 2019 6:58 pm

A report published by Care Ratings on 29th July states that the number of meteorological subdivisions recording “scanty or deficient” rainfall is at a five-year high, the last time this occurred being in 2014. How will this affect agriculture?

Monsoon arrives in Delhi, light showers expected today: IMD

July 05, 2019 1:36 pm

On Friday, the minimum temperature in the capital city was recorded at 26.9 degrees Celsius after a brief spell of rain in the last 24 hours.

Weather Forecast Today HIGHLIGHTS: Southwest Monsoon moves closer to north India, heavy rains expected in Rajasthan

July 03, 2019 10:27 pm

Weather forecast Today, Mumbai Rains News Today India HIGHLIGHTS: Monsoon, weather and temperature today in Mumbai, Noida, Kerala, Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai, Lucknow, Kolkata and other regions.

Weather forecast today HIGHLIGHTS: Rains to lash northeast; cloudy morning in Delhi

June 28, 2019 11:22 am

HIGHLIGHTS on the monsoon, weather and temperature today in Noida, Kerala, Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai, Lucknow, Kolkata and more.

Weather forecast today highlights: Southwest monsoon advances into Andaman, pre-monsoon rainfall deficit drops to 22%

May 21, 2019 10:24 am

Weather forecast today highlights: Maharashtra will observe a slight relief from the ongoing dry weather around May 24. This is because an upper air Trough is expected to develop along the Konkan coast around May 22. However, a heat wave is likely to prevail over Vidarbha for the next few days.


Colours of rain: Southwest monsoon arrives in Kerala

June 10, 2019 10:06 am

The news will augur well for the country as large parts have been witnessing agriculture distress and water levels in reservoirs in west and south India have dipped to low levels in the past few months.