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Dry conditions persist in region


 

CHANDIGARH
  • The maximum temperature on Thursday was 37.6C
    and the minimum 27.8C.
  • Sunrise: 5:24 
  • Sunset: 7:11 
 
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REGION

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

Ambala

38.0

25.4

Amritsar

41.4

25.2

Bhuntar

32.1

12.9

Hisar

43.4

29.3

Jammu

25.0

Karnal

37.6

25.2

Ludhiana

39.8

27.4

Patiala

39.0

26.6

Shimla

25.5

13.7

Srinagar

14.0

Sundernagar

33.9

16.2

 


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

Station

Max

Min

R

TR

Ahmedabad

41

27

0

0

Allahabad

38

21

0

44

Bangalore

36

22

0

169

Bhopal

42

29

0

1

Chennai

42

29

0

14

Dehra Dun

33

23

0

132

Hyderabad

41

27

0

24

Jaipur

43

26

0

54

Kolkata

35

25

1

156

Lucknow

37

23

0

87

Mumbai

34

29

0

0

New Delhi

41

23

21

127

Patna

34

25

1

124

Pune

36

23

0

11

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Dry conditions persist in region
Tribune News Service

New Delhi, May 17
Rainfall: Rain/thundershowers have occurred at most places in Himachal Pradesh and Uttaranchal, at many places in Jammu and Kashmir and at a few places in Haryana and Uttar Pradesh. Weather was dry in the rest of the region.

The chief amounts of rainfall in cm are: Haryana: Ayanagar 3 and New Delhi (Palam and Safdarjung) 2 each; Himachal Pradesh: Una 2 and Bhuntar, Guler, Ghamroor, Kasol, Pandoh, Rampur Bushahar, Sujanpurtira and Sundernagar 1 each; and Punjab: Nangal 1.

Temperatures: The maximum temperatures fell markedly in Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir, fell appreciably in east Uttar Pradesh, fell in Punjab and changed little elsewhere. They were markedly below normal in east Uttar Pradesh, below normal in Himachal Pradesh and Uttaranchal and normal in the rest of the region. The highest temperature in the region was 44.6C recorded at Churu (Rajasthan).

Forecast valid until the morning of May 19: Rain/thundershowers are likely at a few places in Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh and Uttaranchal. Isolated dust storm/thunderstorm is likely in the rest of the region. Isolated thunder squalls are likely in Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh and Uttaranchal.

Outlook for the subsequent two days: A fresh western disturbance is likely to affect over northwest India. Rain/thundershowers are likely at a few places in Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab and Uttaranchal.

Forecast for Delhi and neighbourhood valid until the morning of May 19: Partly cloudy with the possibility of rain/thundershowers accompanied with squall in some areas. The maximum temperature will be around 38C.

Farmers weather bulletin for Delhi forecast valid until the morning of May 19: Rain/thundershowers and squall with wind speed exceeding 65 kmph is likely at a few places.

Outlook for the subsequent two days: Rain/thundershowers accompanied with squall likely at a few places.

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