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CHANDIGARH
  • The maximum temperature on Sunday was 41.2C and the minimum 32C.
    The maximum relative humidity was 46 per cent and the minimum 15 per cent.
  • Sunset: Monday: 07.27
  • Sunrise: Tuesday: 05.20
  • OUTLOOK FOR  MONDAY: Mainly clear sky.


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Extremes
Town Max (in Celsius) Min (in Celsius)
Ambala 42.5 28.6
Amritsar 44.4 24.7
Bhuntar 36.1 15.4
Hisar 46.7
Jammu 42.4 29.0
Ludhiana 42.2 26.5
Patiala 42.5 29.3
Shimla 27.7 19.6
Srinagar 30.6 13.0
Sundernagar 39.1 22.2

 

 

NATION

Read under headings Max (maximum temperature), Min (minimum temperature), R (rainfall in past 24 hours) and TR (Total rain since June 1):

Station

Max

Min

R

TR

Ahmedabad

41

29

0

0

Ahmednagar

35

23

12

34

Allahabad

41

29

0

0

Aurangabad

35

24

0

57

Bangalore

30

21

0

65

Baroda

40

29

0

0

Bhopal

38

25

15

15

Bhubaneswar

41

26

15

19

Bhuj

37

27

0

0

Chennai

35

27

tr

1

Dehra Dun

39

25

0

31

Guwahati

31

23

10

146

Gaya

39

29

0

25

Hyderabad

35

24

3

43

Indore

37

26

0

1

Jaipur

43

30

0

0

Jammu

43

29

-

-

Jamshedpur

40

23

26

66




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Thundershowers likely in HP
Tribune News Service

New Delhi, June 15
Heatwave conditions are prevailing in some parts of Rajasthan and at isolated places in Haryana. They have abated from east Uttar Pradesh.

Rainfall: Weather was mainly dry over the region.

Temperatures: Past 24 hours change: Maximum temperatures fell appreciably in east Uttar Pradesh and changed a little elsewhere.

Departures: They were appreciably above normal in Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Rajasthan and Uttaranchal, above normal in Jammu and Kashmir and west Uttar Pradesh and normal in east Uttar Pradesh. The highest temperature in the region was 47.1C recorded at Dholpur (Rajasthan).

Forecast valid until the morning of June 17: Rain or thundershowers are likely at isolated places in Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Uttar Pradesh and Uttaranchal. Isolated duststorm/thunderstorm is likely in the rest of the region.

Forecast for Delhi and neighbourhood valid until the morning of June 17: Partly cloudy sky with dust haze. Dust storm/thunderstorm accompanied by squall is likely in some areas. Maximum temperature will be around 42C.

Farmers weather bulletin for Delhi: Forecast valid until the morning of June 17: Dust storm/thunderstorm with light rain 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.

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Hisar hottest at 46.7C

Chandigarh, June 15
Heatwave sweeping most parts of the northern region continued unabated today with mercury at Hisar rising six degrees above normal to touch a high of 46.7C.

Ambala was hot recording a maximum of 42.5C, up three degrees, according to the Meteorological Department here.

Chandigarh experienced yet another hot day as mercury rose by two degrees to settle at 41.2C. Heatwave tightened its grip over most of Punjab with Amritsar turning out to be the hottest zone after maximum there shot up by four degrees to touch 44.4C.

Ludhiana recorded a high of 42.2C while Patiala had a maximum of 42.5C, both above normal.

Shimla had a pleasant day recording a high of 27.7C, but Sundernagar at 39.1C and Bhuntar at 36.1C, were among the hotter towns of Himachal.

The Met Office has forecast light to moderate rain or thunder showers at isolated places in Himachal while dust storm, thunderstorm has been forecast at isolated places in Punjab and Haryana over the next two days. PTI

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