Heatwave

How did June-July summers arrive in March?

The heat in February has broken the record for the last ten years. On the last day of the month, the maximum temperature on Sunday was recorded at 34 degrees Celsius, six degrees above normal. People are shocked by the heat in February.

Mar 02, 2021, 19:14 PM IST

Video: Heavy rain lashes parts of Delhi-NCR, mercury dips

Heavy rain accompanied by strong winds lashed parts of the national capital on Monday morning bringing the much-needed relief from the hot weather.

Jun 22, 2020, 08:42 AM IST

Heavy rain lashes parts of Delhi-NCR, brings respite from scorching heat; waterlogging in Mandi House

Areas like Adarsh Nagar, Rohini, Rajpath, Mandi House received heavy rains today whereas moderate to heavy rains lashed some parts of Noida. 

Jun 20, 2020, 08:01 AM IST

Rain in north India reduces possibility of heatwave for a week

Light-to-moderate rain lashed several states in northern India on Sunday, including Delhi, reducing the possibility of a second heat wave in the region for a week, as the IMD said a low-pressure area over the Arabian Sea could intensify into a cyclonic storm and move into the upper west coast.

May 31, 2020, 22:26 PM IST

Southwest monsoon to hit Kerala on June 1, Maharashtra on June 8, forecasts IMD

State-owned India Meteorological Department; however, stated that conditions are not yet ripe for the declaration of monsoon in the southern state.

May 30, 2020, 17:16 PM IST

Red Alert: Heatwave intensifies, temperature to cross 45 degrees

According to the IMD, the monsoon is likely to hit Kerala on June 5, four days after its normal onset date. To know more, watch the video

May 26, 2020, 18:30 PM IST

IMD issues red alert for Assam, Meghalaya, predicts very heavy rainfall from May 26-28

The IMD said rainfall is likely at most places, with heavy to very heavy rainfall is expected at isolated places. A few isolated will also receive extremely heavy falls.

May 26, 2020, 15:21 PM IST

Delhi sizzles at 44.4 degree celcius, city continues to reel under heatwave

Besides Delhi, the IMD also issued red warning for Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh and Rajasthan for the next two days. It issued an 'Orange' warning for eastern Uttar Pradesh.

May 25, 2020, 19:03 PM IST

Dust, thunderstorm likely in parts of north India on May 29-30; heatwave to continue till May 28

The IMD prediction of thunderstorm comes at a time when several states like Delhi, Rajasthan, Haryana, Punjab and parts of Uttar Pradesh have been experiencing blistering heat for days.

May 25, 2020, 18:24 PM IST

Video: Heatwave to intensify in North India, temperature to cross 45 degrees in Delhi

The Northern part of India will continue to feel the scorching sun till May 29 as the temperature is likely to be above 45 degrees Celsius for the next few days, said the India Meteorological Department (IMD).

May 25, 2020, 17:50 PM IST

IMD predicts heatwave, issued red alert for north India; rains likely after May 28

This season, the temperatures did not rise the way it usually does in the north and central India because of significant rainfall activity during April that continued till mid-May. 

May 24, 2020, 16:17 PM IST

Delhi temperature records 45.4 degree Celsius

Hot and dry weather prevailed in the national capital, with the temperature mounting to 45 degree Celsius in some parts of the city.

May 23, 2020, 17:30 PM IST

Maharashtra's Akola records highest temperature on Tuesday: Check top 10 hottest cities in India

At present, the states of Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, and Andhra Pradesh comprise the top 10 hottest cities.

Apr 14, 2020, 18:45 PM IST

Heavy rainfall in Delhi & Noida, bit relief from heat

Heavy rainfall in Delhi & Noida, bit relief from the heat. Watch this video to know more.

Aug 12, 2019, 12:48 PM IST

Greenland loses 11 billion tonnes of ice in one day

Greenland's ice sheet witnessed its biggest melting down of the season as it lost around 11 billion tonnes of surface ice to oceans in a single day, due to the persistent heatwave causing record high temperatures across Europe.

Aug 03, 2019, 11:26 AM IST

Intense heatwave grips Europe, Paris sizzles at almost 41 degree Celsius

As a cauldron of hot air from the Sahara desert moved across the continent, drawn northwards by high pressure, Paris recorded its highest temperature since records began and Britain reported its hottest weather for the month of July.

Jul 25, 2019, 20:50 PM IST

Haryana government extends school holidays till July 8 due to heatwave

The Haryana government on Sunday announced that the summer vacation for schools will be extended by a week in view of the heatwave conditions prevailing in most parts of the state.

Jul 01, 2019, 07:27 AM IST

Summer vacation in Delhi schools extended till July 8 for students up to Class 8 amid heatwave

The Delhi government on Sunday extended by a week the summer vacation in city schools for students till Class 8 in view of hot weather conditions in the national capital.

Jun 30, 2019, 14:58 PM IST

Temperature likely to rise over northwest India in next few days; thunderstorm in Uttarakhand, UP: IMD

No significant change in maximum temperatures is likely over these major parts of the country during the next three days, added the IMD.

Jun 27, 2019, 20:42 PM IST

Heatwave likely in Europe, Paris could be hotter than Delhi this week

The mercury could cross 40 degree Celsius in Paris while cities in Germany, Switzerland and Belgium too are gearing up for what could be a scorcher of a week.

Jun 24, 2019, 14:46 PM IST