Updated: January 11, 2022 9:55:25 am
As temperatures plummeted in Mumbai, a blizzard of memes hits the internet, heralding #MumbaiWinter. The low temperatures were reported two days after several parts of the city received unseasonal rains. January and February are considered to be winter months in the city, as per the India Meteorological Department (IMD).
As per the regional Meteorological Centre in Nagpur, Mumbai’s Colaba area recorded minimum temperature of 15.2 degree Celsius on January 10; it was 18.2 degree Celsius on Sunday. The maximum temperature recorded on January 9 was 26.7 degree Celsius.
Take a look at the memes and funny reactions:
— Muhib Mirza (@mi_muhib) January 10, 2022
— Tarannnum Ahuja (@tarannnum) January 10, 2022
— Man Matters (@manmatters_in) January 10, 2022
— Tanishq Ganu (@smart__leaks) January 10, 2022
When the weather app says 17 degrees ,So You get out and it feels like 27 degrees .Grinning face with smiling eyes Grinning face with smiling eyes
— Sahil Gulati (@sahilg_official) January 10, 2022
Temperature goes down to 15 degrees.
— Nigar Rizvi (@nigar_sayyed313) January 10, 2022
— Arun yadav (@Arunyadav2018) January 10, 2022
— Roads of Mumbai 🇮🇳 (@RoadsOfMumbai) January 10, 2022
total respect for Mumbai’s determined effort at winter today pic.twitter.com/AX8fgg5ED9
— Gaurav Kalra (@gauravkalra75) January 9, 2022
The India Meteorological Department’s press release dated January 10 has forecasted enhanced rainfall or thunderstorms activity over East and adjoining Central India till January 14. Dense fog and cold wave conditions over parts of northwest India are also predicted during next four to five days.
Earlier in December, Mumbaikars had to wade through heavy rains under umbrellas and in raincoats while everyone else enjoyed winter. #MumbaiRains had dominated trends online and locals couldn’t stop expressing their confusion and dismay at the unseasonal showers.
Social media was abuzz with talks about chai-pakodas ‘in time for hot chocolate’. People were busy cracking jokes and finding solace through relatable memes as their winter plans got ruined owing to the rains.
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