India Meteorological Department (IMD)

IMD to start issuing predictions for major malaria outbreak from next monsoon, says official

On the prediction of any vector-borne disease outbreak, the IMD studied the phenomenon of occurrence in malaria and its relationship with rainfall and temperature.

Nov 07, 2020, 13:58 PM IST

IMD predicts rainfall, thunderstorm in Delhi-NCR and adjoining areas for the next 2 hours

Meanwhile, rainfall lashed in parts of Uttar Pradesh's Noida on Sunday morning. India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted 'partly cloudy sky with one or two spells of rain or thundershowers' in the area today.

Aug 16, 2020, 07:10 AM IST

Rainwater enters emergency ward of COVID-19 Hospital in Maharashtra

The heavy rainfall lashed the state on Sunday resulting in water logging in the hospital. The staff and patients were seen walking through the ankle-length waterlogged corridors of the hospital.

Jun 15, 2020, 11:36 AM IST

IMD predicts rainfall in several parts of country including Delhi

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted rainfall in several parts of the country, which is gearing up to celebrate Holi on Tuesday. Some places may also witness snowfall/heavy snowfall and thunderstorms.

Mar 09, 2020, 11:24 AM IST

Cold wave grips Delhi, minimum temperature recorded at 7 degree Celsius

The air quality showed a slight improvement with the overall AQI at 208. The nearby regions of Noida, Gurugram also saw improvement with AQI recorded at 281 and 199 respectively. 

Jan 19, 2020, 18:05 PM IST

January 2020 records highest rainfall in 10 years in Delhi, cold wave to hit again

The mercury level is also likely to dip on January 18 which will again bring back cold wave condition in Delhi and nearby regions. The temperature, which was recorded at 11-degree celsius on January 16, which is likely to drop at six-degree Celsius on January 17. 

Jan 17, 2020, 21:06 PM IST

IMD: Western disturbance to intensify over north-western parts of India during next 24-hours

According to the forecasting agency, under this influence, heavy rain or snowfall is likely at isolated places over Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand in the next 24 hours.

Jan 13, 2020, 21:29 PM IST

Light rain with thunderstorm likely in Delhi on Monday

Scattered to fairly widespread rain with isolated thunderstorms and light hailstorm was likely over Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi and north Rajasthan on January 6-7, the IMD release said.

Jan 05, 2020, 20:06 PM IST

IMD issues 'red alert' for Delhi as temperature dips to 3.6 degree celsius

The temperature fell down to 2 degree celsius on Saturday (December 28) which is marked as the minimum temperature recorded this year in Delhi. The shelter homes in Delhi is full packed with homeless people trying to prevent themselves from the chilling waves. 

Dec 29, 2019, 07:39 AM IST

Delhi-NCR battles cold wave, AQI remains at 'very poor'

The Air Quality Index continued to remain at 'very poor' category with 307 mark. The air quality at Chandi Chowk was recorded at 540 unde the 'severe' category. The NCR region of Noida and Gurgaon face similar pollution levels with AQI at 337 and 306 respectively.  

Dec 27, 2019, 08:33 AM IST

Delhi records lowest temperature in last 22 years

The Palam area of Delhi also saw a severely cold day recording temperature at 15.5 degrees. According to the weather forecast, there are chances of very light rain which is likely to occur over Delhi NCR on December 21 due to this Western Disturbance.

Dec 18, 2019, 23:42 PM IST

Kullu's Malana village receives snowfall, life comes to standstill

In Kullu district, the sky will party be cloudy with relative humidity around 91 per cent for the next two days as per the India Meteorological Department (IMD). Minimum and the maximum temperatures would oscillate between 4 degrees Celsius and 17 degrees Celsius.

Dec 15, 2019, 17:46 PM IST

IMD: Cyclone Bulbul will weaken into depression during next 12 hours

Cyclone Bulbul will move east-northeastwards and weaken into a depression over coastal Bangladesh and neighbourhood during the next 12 hours, added the IMD. According to the Department of Disaster Management and Civil Defence, West Bengal, seven persons have died and around 4.65 lakh people are affected in the state.

Nov 10, 2019, 23:11 PM IST

Cyclone Bulbul: West Bengal, Odisha to receive heavy rainfall in the next 24 hours; Naval ships standby for rescue operation

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) said that there will be heavy downpour with high-speed wind 70-80 kmph in the north coastal districts of Odisha. On the other hand, West Bengal government has also issued alert and announced that the Kolkata airport will remain closed from 6 pm on Saturday to 6 am on Sunday in view of the bad weather condition in the state. 

Nov 09, 2019, 16:47 PM IST

Met predicts normal monsoon in 2018, monthly rainfall likely to be 101% in July

The monthly rainfall over the country as a whole is likely to be 101% of its LPA during July and 94% of LPA during August.

May 30, 2018, 13:45 PM IST

Odisha: Rains expected from next week

A low-pressure area which has formed over the south Andaman sea is likely to trigger rainfall in several parts of Odisha from December 7, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Sunday.

Dec 03, 2017, 16:55 PM IST

Mumbai rain records second heaviest in September

The financial capital has experienced a second massive downpour in this season over Tuesday and Wednesday.

Sep 21, 2017, 09:06 AM IST

Monsoon to arrive in Mumbai by June 10-11: India Meteorological Department

 South-west rpt south-west monsoon is expected to reach Mumbai by week-end, the Met department said today. The city and surrounding areas received spells of pre-monsoon showers last evening.

Jun 08, 2017, 20:03 PM IST

Summer rains cool drought-hit Karnataka

"The city received 319 mm rainfall from May 1 to 28, surpassing the previous record of 287.1 mm set in May 1957 and 178 mm in May 2015.

May 29, 2017, 16:54 PM IST

Heavy rains likely in several parts of Odisha

The system is likely to intensify further into a severe cyclonic storm during the next 12 hours, likely to move north-northeastwards and cross Bangladesh coast.

May 29, 2017, 16:24 PM IST