Rainfall

Thunderstorm, light rain predicted over parts of Delhi, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh

Light to moderate intensity rain has been predicted over isolated parts of entire Delhi, and nearby areas by IMD department. 

May 04, 2021, 18:44 PM IST

Heavy rain, thunderstorm over several parts of country from April 26-30, predicts IMD

The India Meteorological Department on Monday (April 26) predicted a wet spell over several parts of the country, including central, south and northeast India, from April 26 to 30. As per IMD's predictions, thunderstorms with lightning and gusty winds are very likely at isolated places over Telangana, Kerala and Mahe from April 26 onwards.

Apr 26, 2021, 19:12 PM IST

Dust storm hits Delhi, light rains witnessed in some areas

The dust storm hit Delhi around 4 pm. The wind speed was 50 kilometres per hour. A hailstorm is also likely, said Kuldeep Srivastava, head of the IMD's regional forecasting centre.

Apr 16, 2021, 17:29 PM IST

Monsoon to be normal this year, rainfall to be below normal in UP, Odisha, Jharkhand

This is the first time the IMD has made a specific forecast on spatial distribution. Rajeevan said the IMD will also issue month-wise forecasts during the next four months and also for the homogenous regions of the country.

Apr 16, 2021, 17:13 PM IST

Thunderstorms, rainfall in several parts of India in next 4-5 days, says IMD

The IMD said isolated heavy rainfall is also likely over the south and ghat areas of Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Mahe, coastal and southern interior Karnataka during April 14-16. Another cyclonic circulation lies over southwest Madhya Pradesh and neighbouring areas. 

Apr 12, 2021, 21:48 PM IST

IMD predicts light showers in north India, possible snowfall in Jammu and Kashmir

The India Meteorological Department has said that several parts of north and northwest India might face some scattered light to moderate rainfall from March 21 to 24.

Mar 21, 2021, 09:58 AM IST

Heavy to very heavy rains predicted in West Bengal over the next few days

India Meterological Department (IMD) has predicted heavy to very heavy rains in West Bengal over the next few days.

Oct 22, 2020, 10:47 AM IST

Video shows dramatic rescue of drowning man

This video is from Indapur area, Pune where heavy rainfall created a flood-like situation. On Wednesday night, a person named Sachin Bhise was drowning when locals came to his rescue. The video of saving him has gone viral in the area.

Oct 15, 2020, 11:32 AM IST

IMD predicts heavy rainfall over Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, Odisha, Goa during next 48 hours

The IMD advised fishermen not to venture into the Andaman sea between October 10-14.

Oct 10, 2020, 18:26 PM IST

Monsoon to withdraw from north India in 2 days; Delhi, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir record deficient rain

Nine states have received excess rainfall, while 20 states have recorded normal precipitation, a data shows.

Sep 27, 2020, 19:10 PM IST

IMD predicts very heavy rainfall in West Bengal, Assam, Uttar Pradesh and Bihar over next few days

A low-pressure area lies over central parts of west Madhya Pradesh and neighbourhood with associated cyclonic circulation extending up to mid-tropospheric levels.

Sep 23, 2020, 16:54 PM IST

IMD predicts widespread rainfall over southern states, Maharashtra and Goa for next two days

Heavy to very heavy falls is also likely over Madhya Maharashtra, Konkan and Goa and Marathawada on Friday.

Sep 18, 2020, 18:15 PM IST

Widespread rainfall likely over Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Kerala during next 3 days: IMD

IMD also predicted fairly widespread to widespread rainfall with isolated heavy to very heavy falls over Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Odisha, Coastal & South Interior Karnataka and Kerala during September 19-20.

Sep 16, 2020, 15:33 PM IST

Heavy rains likely over parts of south, northeast India in next 4-5 days, says IMD

An off-shore trough at mean sea level runs from south Maharashtra coast to north Kerala coast and a cyclonic circulation lies over the east-central Arabian Sea off Karnataka coast, the IMD said.

Sep 10, 2020, 01:59 AM IST

India has so far received 7% excess rainfall; IMD predicts more rain from third week of September

"The IMD’s accuracy in forecasting heavy rainfall has improved to over 80 %," expressed M Mohapatra, Director General of the IMD.

Sep 07, 2020, 21:19 PM IST

Coastal Karnataka likely to receive widespread rainfall from September 6-10, predicts IMD

India Meterological Department (IMD) on Sunday (September 6) said that Coastal Karnataka is expected to receive widespread rainfall from September 6-10.

Sep 06, 2020, 13:46 PM IST

IMD predicts heavy rainfall, thunderstorm over eastern and southern India till September 8

Thunderstorm accompanied by lightning very likely at isolated places over Uttarakhand, Rajasthan, East Madhya Pradesh, Vidarbha, and Chhattisgarh.

Sep 05, 2020, 01:17 AM IST

August receives 27% more rainfall, fourth highest in 120 years

The overall rainfall recorded in India from June 1 to August 31 was 10 per cent more than normal, the IMD said on Monday.

Sep 02, 2020, 00:18 AM IST

Heavy rainfall, thunderstorm likely in Gilgit-Baltistan, southern and eastern parts of India in next few days: IMD

Heavy rainfall is likely at isolated places over Jammu & Kashmir, Ladakh, Gilgit-Baltistan, Muzaffarabad, Chhattisgarh, Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal, Sikkim, Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram and Tripura.

Sep 01, 2020, 15:59 PM IST

Heavy rainfall very likely over Rajasthan, Punjab, Bihar, West Bengal on September 1

Strong Wind (speed reaching 45-55 kmph) very likely over Southwest Arabian Sea and squally weather with the wind (speed reaching 40-50 kmph) over South Andaman Sea and adjoining Equatorial Indian Ocean. 

Aug 31, 2020, 16:46 PM IST