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Pre-monsoon showers bring respite in parts of Rajasthan

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 11, 2013 - 21:37

Jaipur: Parts of Rajasthan were lashed by pre-monsoon showers on Tuesday, giving relief to people suffering from hot and humid conditions, as Ajmer recorded a maximum rainfall of 50.4 mm.

People in pink city of Jaipur also enjoyed showers as the city witnessed 25.9 mm rainfall this afternoon.

Kota received a maximum rainfall of 2.4 mm.

However, there was no let up in heat wave conditions in rest of the state as Sriganganagar was the hottest with 43 degree Celsius followed by Jaisalmer 41.2, Bikaner 40.6, Churu 39.4, Jodhpur 39, and Jaipur 31.7 deg C.

Showers or squall may hit parts of north-west Rajasthan in the next 24 hours, according to the meteorological department.

First Published: Tuesday, June 11, 2013 - 21:36
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