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CHANDIGARH
  • The maximum temperature on Sunday was 34C (93.2F) and the minimum 18.4C (65.1F).
    The maximum relative humidity was 83 per cent and the minimum 18 per cent.
  • Sunset: Monday: 07.28
  • Sunrise: Tuesday: 05.20
  • OUTLOOK FOR  MONDAY:  Partly cloudy.
 
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REGION

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

Ambala

37.6

21.6

Amritsar

37.8

22.8

Bhuntar

32.0

11.4

Hisar

38.5

22.2

Jammu

24.1

Karnal

35.5

22.2

Ludhiana

37.2

20.4

Patiala

37.0

21.9

Shimla

25.1

13.4

Srinagar

12.1

Sundernagar

33.7

14.1

 


NATION

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

Stations

Max

Min

R

TR

Ahmedabad

39

27

0

78

Bangalore

30

21

4

78

Bhopal

40

27

0

0

Bhubaneswar

37

27

0

181

Chennai

37

28

0

38

Dehra Dun

32

19

0

17

Gangtok

22

16

34

290

Guwahati

30

15

0

99

Hyderabad

38

23

44

57

Jaipur

39

26

0

98

Kolkata

35

26

0

88

Lucknow

39

25

0

147

Mumbai

33

27

tr

185

New Delhi

35

23

0

24

Panjim

31

25

1

336

Patna

38

27

0

241

Ranchi

37

24

0

221

Shillong

23

17

38

123

Thiruvananthapuram

33

24

0

17


 

Rain likely in HP, J&K
Tribune News Service

New Delhi, June 18
Rainfall: Rain/thundershowers have occurred at a few places in Himachal Pradesh and Uttaranchal and at isolated places in Haryana, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab and west Rajasthan.Weather was mainly dry in the rest of the region. The chief amounts of rainfall in cms are: Jammu and Kashmir: Bhaderwah 1.

Temperatures: Past 24 hours change: The maximum temperatures rose appreciably in Punjab, fell in Haryana, west Uttar Pradesh and Uttaranchal and changed little elsewhere. Departure: This was largely below normal in Haryana and Punjab, markedly below normal in Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir, appreciably below normal in west Rajasthan and Uttaranchal, above normal in east Uttar Pradesh and normal in the rest of the region. The highest temperature in the region was 43.5C recorded at Varanasi AP (Uttar Pradesh).

Forecast valid until the morning of of June 20: Rain/thundershowers are likely at a few places in Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir and Uttaranchal and at isolated places in Punjab and east Uttar Pradesh. Isolated duststorm/thunderstorm is likely in Haryana, Rajasthan and west Uttar Pradesh. Isolated thunder-squalls are likely in Himachal Pradesh and Uttaranchal.

Forecast for Delhi and neighbourhood valid until the morning of June 20: Partly cloudy sky with possibility of thundry development/light rain accompanied with squall in some areas. The maximum temperature will be around 38C.

Farmers weather bulletin for Delhi: Forecast valid until the morning
of June 20:
Light rain is likely at a few places. Squall with wind speed exceeding 65 km ph is likely at isolated places.

Outlook for the subsequent two days: No large change.

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Temperatures below normal in region

Chandigarh, June 18
The maximum temperatures at many places in North India today continued to stay below normal as the region was lashed by rains earlier this week.
Chandigarh recorded a maximum of 38C, a degree below normal, the Meteorological Department said here.

Delhi recorded a high of 37.6, three degrees below normal.

Ambala was also cooler by two degrees than its normal range at 37.6C while the high at Karnal settled at 35.5 C, down five degrees.

Amritsar recorded a high of 37.8C, down two degrees. The maximum at Ludhiana settled at 37.2C, four degrees below normal, while Patiala was cooler by three degrees at 37C.

Shimla had a pleasant day at 25.1C, which was four degrees below normal. Sundernagar recorded a high of 33.7C while Kalpa braved a cold day registering a maximum temperature of 20C.

The Meteorological Office forecast light to moderate rain or thundershowers at a few places in Himachal and at isolated places in Punjab and Haryana over the next two days.
PTI

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