Skymet

Jammu and Kashmir, Haryana and Uttarakhand likely to receive rains, thundershowers

The rains may trigger landslides and mudslides in the hilly states of Jammu and Kashmir, Uttarkhand and Haryana.

Sep 03, 2019, 07:45 AM IST

Rain in Delhi-NCR brings relief from scorching heat

The India Meteorological Department has predicted rains and thunderstorms in the region for tomorrow also.

Jun 16, 2019, 13:07 PM IST

Sluggish monsoon may spell trouble for farm sector

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted "near normal" monsoon 95 per cent of the LPA with evenly distributed rainfall. It, however, said there is a 51 per cent chance that the monsoon would be normal or above while there is 49 per cent probability that it remains below normal.
 

Jun 11, 2019, 11:54 AM IST

Monsoon might reach late at some places: Skymet

Normal dates for monsoon in Delhi and nearby regions are last week of June but it may delay by 10-15 days to reach there. Watch this video to know more.

Jun 07, 2019, 08:48 AM IST

2019 sees second-lowest pre-monsoon rains in India in 65 years: Skymet

Skymet reports that El Nino has caused excessive warming in the Pacific Ocean which is having a detrimental impact on the monsoon season in India.

Jun 03, 2019, 16:17 PM IST

Monsoon likely to be less than normal, hit Kerala by June 4: Skymet

Monsoon is likely to reach Andaman and Nicobar Islands by May 22 but its progression may be sluggish thereafter.

May 14, 2019, 16:09 PM IST

Monsoon likely to be below normal this year: Skymet

Monsoon rains may be "below normal" this year, Skymet, a private weather forecasting agency, said on Wednesday.

Apr 03, 2019, 14:59 PM IST

India likely to get normal monsoon rains in 2019: Skymet

The monsoon season delivers about 70 percent of India`s annual rainfall.

Feb 25, 2019, 20:44 PM IST

Monsoon likely to be below normal, Skymet forecast rainfall at 92% across India

Even though the southwest monsoon made a timely onset, it culminated with a below-normal rainfall at 95 per cent of the LPA for June.

Aug 02, 2018, 10:27 AM IST

Arun Jaitley says higher rainfall forecast could mean faster growth

India may grow at a faster pace this year if the latest predictions of higher rainfall in the country this year hold up, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Wednesday.

Apr 14, 2016, 10:03 AM IST

Winter fog hits air travel early this year

Brace up for chaos and flight disruptions, as early onset of winter fog has started upsetting flight schedules.

Nov 22, 2015, 22:00 PM IST

Facebook retools, rebrands Internet.Org as Free Basics

Social networking giant Facebook is rebranding its Internet.Org programme, which was in the midst of a controversy over alleged violation of Net neutrality, to 'Free Basics'.

Sep 25, 2015, 11:38 AM IST

Enhanced southwest monsoon to bring good rains: IMD

An "enhanced activity" of the southwest monsoon will bring good rainfall in several parts of the country for the next three-four days, giving breather to many regions reeling under severe water deficiency, the Indian Meteorological Department has said.

Sep 21, 2015, 22:16 PM IST

Nearly half of India rain-deficient: IMD

Close to half the country is experiencing deficient rains and the shorage for the figure has gone up to 16 per cent.

Sep 14, 2015, 21:58 PM IST

Second half of monsoon to see "weak" rainfall: IMD

India Meteorological Department has stuck to its forecast of "deficient" monsoon as it came out with its prediction for the second half of the season which is likely to witness weak rainfall over the next two months.

Aug 03, 2015, 21:13 PM IST

Skymet revises its monsoon forecasts

Revising its earlier prediction, private weather agency Skymet has lowered its monsoon forecast from 102 percent to 98 percent even as it maintained that the country will receive "normal" rainfall during the year.

Jul 31, 2015, 21:18 PM IST

Monsoon to pick up pace starting July 22: Skymet

Heavy rains will occur all over the country starting July 22 and will continue till the first week of August, making up for the overall rain deficit, private weather forecaster Skymet said on Monday.

Jul 20, 2015, 21:59 PM IST

Monsoon will be normal in July; sticking to our forecast: Skymet

Even as India Meteorological Department predicted deficient rainfall in July, Skymet, a private weather agency, on Thursday stuck to its forecast of "normal" monsoon in the month.

Jul 03, 2015, 00:35 AM IST

Skymet gives hope amid gloom, forecasts normal monsoon

Giving hope amid the gloom, private weather forecasting agency Skymet has predicted "normal" rains after the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) forecast "deficient" monsoon this year, raising the spectre of a drought.

Jun 07, 2015, 09:12 AM IST

DNA: When will India's dependency on rain end?

DNA: India is an agrarian country, and even after numerous technological innovations, its dependency on rain continues.

Jun 03, 2015, 23:54 PM IST