W E A T H E R

    

CHANDIGARH | REGION | NATION



 

CHANDIGARH
  • The maximum temperature on Sunday was 39.4C (102.9F) and the minimum 22.0C (71.6F).
    The maximum relative humidity was 44 per cent and the minimum 06 per cent.
  • Sunset: Monday: 07.11
  • Sunrise: Tuesday: 05.26
  • OUTLOOK FOR  MONDAY:  Partly cloudy.
 
SPECIAL COVERAGE
CHANDIGARH

LUDHIANA

DELHI

 

THE TRIBUNE SPECIALS
50 YEARS OF INDEPENDENCE

TERCENTENARY CELEBRATIONS
 

 

REGION

Extremes
Town Max (in Celsius) Min (in Celsius)

Ambala

40.0

21.6

Amritsar

38.0

20.2

Bhuntar

32.1

10.2

Hisar

41.4

25.0

Karnal

39.0

20.3

Ludhiana

40.0

21.8

Patiala

40.4

20.5

Shimla

25.6

15.0

Srinagar

25.8

8.5

Sundernagar

35.6

13.4

 

 

NATION

Read under headings Max (maximum temperature), Min (minimum temperature), R (rainfall in past 24 hours) and TR (total rainfall):

Station

Max

Min

R

TR

Ahmedabad

42

27

0

1

Allahabad

43

25

0

40

Aurangabad

41

23

0

20

Bangalore

37

23

0

119

Baroda

40

26

0

2

Bhavnagar

42

25

0

14

Bhopal

42

28

0

15

Bhubaneswar

38

29

0

171

Chennai

40

28

0

217

Dehra Dun

35

18

0

83

Gangtok

21

13

02

654

Guwahati

25

21

09

377

Hyderabad

42

23

0

50

Jaipur

42

26

0

38

Jammu

36

21

0

Kolkata

36

29

0

283

Lucknow

41

23

0

46

Mumbai

33

26

0

0

New Delhi

40

23

0

43

Panjim

34

245

0

45

Patna

38

25

0

20

Shillong

21

12

25

333

Shimla

23

15

0

183

Sholapur

41

26

0

58

Srinagar

23

09

0

190

Surat

33

25

0

0

Udaipur

42

28

0

40

Vishakhapatnam

38

30

0

35

Top

 

Thundershowers likely in HP, J&K
Tribune News Service

New Delhi, May 15
Rainfall: Weather was dry over the region.

Temperature: Past 24 hours change: The maximum temperatures rose appreciably in Jammu and Kashmir and changed little elsewhere. Departure: They were above normal in east Rajasthan and normal in the rest of the region. The highest maximum temperature in the region was 43.6C recorded at Churu and Jhalawar (Rajasthan).

Forecast valid until the morning of May 17: Isolated rain/thundershowers are likely in Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir. Isolated duststorm/thunderstorm is likely in Haryana, east Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh. Weather will be mainly dry in the rest of the region.

Forecast for Delhi and neighbourhood valid until the morning of May 17: Mainly clear sky with dust haze. Thundry development accompanied with squall is likely in some areas during afternoon/evening. The maximum temperature will be around 41C.

Farmers weather bulletin for Delhi forecast valid until the morning of May 17: Development of thunderclouds is likely at a few places. Squall with wind speed exceeding 65 kmph is likely at isolated places.

Outlook for the subsequent two days: No large change.

Top

 

Hisar hottest in region

Chandigarh, May 15
For the first time in the current summer season, the maximum temperatures at many places in the northern region today crossed the 40C mark, intensifying the heat conditions.

Hisar in Haryana was the hottest zone recording a high of 41.4C, while Ambala saw the mercury rise to 40C. Karnal had a hot day at 39C, according to the Meteorological Department here.

Chandigarh had a hot day and the maximum temperature here was recorded at 39.4C.

Heat conditions gripped most Punjab towns, with Patiala registering a high of 40.4C, Ludhiana 40C and Amritsar 38C.

Blistering heat swept Delhi and Safdarjung recorded the maximum temperature of 40.7C.

Though Srinagar and Shimla enjoyed a pleasant day recording the maximum temperatures at 25.8 C and 25.6C, respectively.

Bhuntar in Himachal Pradesh had a high of 32.1C, while Sunder-nagar recorded 35.6C. PTI

Top

HOME PAGE | Punjab | Haryana | Jammu & Kashmir | Himachal Pradesh | Regional Briefs | Nation | Opinions |
| Business | Sports | World | Mailbag | Chandigarh | Ludhiana | Delhi |
| Calendar | Weather | Archive | Subscribe | Suggestion | E-mail |