The southwest monsoon normally hits Kerala around June 1. It advances northwards, usually in surges, and covers the entire country by around July 15.
South West Monsoon, which picked up momentum after a lull onset, is predicted to bring heavy downpour, exceeding seven cm, in isolated places in Kerala till June 30, regional meteorological station here said on Sunday.Jun 28, 2015, 19:34 PM IST
Heavy rains battered the Kerala capital and adjoining areas overnight, disrupting train services and bringing low-lying areas in the city and its outskirts under water.Nov 13, 2013, 12:36 PM IST
A total of 22 persons have died so far and 374 villages in Kerala affected due to rain-related incidents since the onset of the monsoon.Jun 21, 2013, 00:27 AM IST
South-west monsoon has been weak over Kerala. Rain occurred at most places in Lakshadweep and at many places in Kerala.Jun 28, 2012, 16:36 PM IST
In what can be said to be good news for our agricultural sector, the monsoons in India is likely to hit the South coast on June 01.May 15, 2012, 16:55 PM IST