Temperature

'Monsoon strengthened north central India in last 15 years'

The researchers note that starting in 2002, nearly the entire Indian subcontinent has experienced very strong warming, reaching between 0.1 and 1 degree Celsius per year.

 

Jul 27, 2017, 09:55 AM IST
Heatwave breaks 131-year-old temperature record in US

Heatwave breaks 131-year-old temperature record in US

The temperature downtown hit a record high of 98 Fahrenheit degrees (36.6 degrees Celsius), beating the former record of 95 Fahrenheit degrees (35 degrees Celsius) set in 1886, Xinhua news agency cited National Weather Service (NWS) as showing.

Jul 10, 2017, 08:50 AM IST

Rain brings respite from heat in Delhi

Heavy showers were likely during the night and similar weather would continue for the next four to five days.

Jun 28, 2017, 16:53 PM IST

Maximum temperature rise in Rajasthan

The MeT department has predicted dust storm or thunderstorm with rain at few places in Rajasthan.

 

Jun 25, 2017, 19:18 PM IST
Revealed – How sweltering heat makes you moody, unhelpful

Revealed – How sweltering heat makes you moody, unhelpful

People tend to become moody and also less helpful or 'pro-social' when it is uncomfortably hot, says a new research.

Jun 23, 2017, 16:00 PM IST

Humidity adds to summer woes in Uttar Pradesh

The minimum temperature recorded here over the past 24 hours was 22 degrees Celsius and the maximum was 37 degrees Celsius.

 

Jun 19, 2017, 13:12 PM IST
Rising temperatures may increase the number of heat-related deaths in India: Study

Rising temperatures may increase the number of heat-related deaths in India: Study

The alarming study comes amid an intense heat wave that gripped many parts of the country last week.

Jun 09, 2017, 00:06 AM IST
Slight temperature rise may cause deadly heat waves in India

Slight temperature rise may cause deadly heat waves in India

There were only 43 and 34 heat-related fatalities in 1975 and 1976, respectively, when the mean summer temperature was about 27.4 degrees Celsius.

Jun 08, 2017, 14:17 PM IST

Rains lash most places in Punjab, few places in Haryana

Moderate to heavy rains lashed several places in Punjab and few parts of Haryana on Wednesday, providing relief to people from sweltering heat.

Jun 07, 2017, 11:54 AM IST
Rains bring relief in Uttar Pradesh

Rains bring relief in Uttar Pradesh

After a long, hot and humid spell, rains brought relief to the people in Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday.

 

Jun 07, 2017, 09:13 AM IST
Ranchi records 43 degrees C; highest in 50 years

Ranchi records 43 degrees C; highest in 50 years

In 1966, the maximum temperature in June was 42.6 degrees Celsius and on June 4, the mercury was recorded at 43 degrees Celsius.

Jun 05, 2017, 13:00 PM IST

As temperatures soar, heat wave engulfs Haryana, Punjab

The maximum temperatures at most places were up to five degrees above averages, Met officials said.

May 08, 2017, 20:59 PM IST

Hot Saturday morning in Delhi

It was a hot Saturday morning here with the minimum temperature recorded at 28.9 degrees Celsius, six notches above the season`s average.

Apr 22, 2017, 11:28 AM IST

Mercury crosses 40 deg C at many places, Jaisalmer sizzles at 45.6 deg C

The Mercury rose in many parts of northern India and hovered around the 40 degrees Celsius mark as Odisha continued to sizzle and normal life was affected in Rajasthan due to heat wave in parts of the state.

Apr 14, 2017, 21:40 PM IST

Mercury dips after late-night showers in different parts of Delhi

Late night shower in different parts of Delhi dips mercury. Watch complete news story of Top 10 Delhi Mumbai News for getting the detailed news updates!

Apr 05, 2017, 11:54 AM IST

Rain, relief forecast in heat struck Uttarakhand

People in the hill state of Uttarakhand are set to beat the heat as the Met department on Tuesday has predicted moderate to heavy rains in the next 48-hours.

Apr 04, 2017, 12:45 PM IST

Gulmarg ski resort coldest in Jammu & Kashmir

At a minus 8.6 degrees Celsius, the ski resort of Gulmarg was the coldest in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday.

Mar 04, 2017, 11:00 AM IST

Minimum temperatures remain above normal in Punjab, Haryana

Minimum temperatures in most parts of Punjab and Haryana remained above normal today with Amritsar being the coldest in the region with a low of 10.2 degrees Celsius.

Mar 03, 2017, 12:52 PM IST

Cold condition abates in Punjab and Haryana

Cold conditions abated in Punjab and Haryana today with the mercury jumping upto five notches above normal at Amritsar in the region.

 

Mar 02, 2017, 13:03 PM IST

Night temperatures rise across Kashmir, Ladakh

There was huge improvement in the night temperature across Kashmir division, including Ladakh region, even as some places in the Valley received rains overnight.

Feb 17, 2017, 12:32 PM IST