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india meteorological department (imd)

At 88.2 mm, Delhi logs highest January rainfall since 1950

Before this, the capital recorded 79.7 mm of rainfall in 1989 and 73.7 mm in 1953, the IMD data showed

23 Jan 2022 12:40 PM

Defying severe cold wave, devotees gather for holy dip in River Ganga at Varanasi

A devotee, Suresh Singh said that they have come in this severe winter to take dip only because of their devotion to river Ganga

02 Jan 2022 11:14 AM

India saw 125 extremely heavy rainfall events this Sept, Oct, highest in 5 years: IMD

Nine low-pressure systems, including two cyclones, one deep depression and six lows, affected the country during the period

02 Nov 2021 4:22 PM

IMD issues 'red alert' for Mumbai; says conditions favourable for heavy showers

Earlier, the MeT office had sounded an 'orange alert', but it is now been changed to 'red alert' because of 'favourable synoptic conditions'

21 Jul 2021 11:56 AM

Cyclone Yaas: PM Modi holds review meeting with senior officials

The Indian Army said that it has arranged columns and engineer task forces are on standby for rescue and relief operations

23 May 2021 12:26 PM


Cyclone Yass likely to hit West Bengal, Odisha coast by May 27

A low pressure area is very likely to form over north Andaman Sea and adjoining east-central Bay of Bengal around May 22

20 May 2021 10:04 AM

Mumbai, north Maharashtra to witness drop in temperature

Favourable conditions may cause the decline

23 Jan 2021 7:23 PM

Monsoon bonanza: India received 27 per cent more rainfall than normal in August

The overall rainfall recorded in India from June 1 to August 31 was 10 per cent more than normal

01 Sep 2020 1:37 PM

IMD issues orange alert; ‘very heavy’ rainfall likely during the weekend

Mumbai will witness generally cloudy sky with light to moderate rain in the city and suburbs.

04 Jul 2020 2:43 AM

Southwest monsoon to be normal this year says IMD forecasts

The Long Period Average (LPA) of monsoon will be 100 per cent which falls in the "normal" category

15 Apr 2020 2:26 PM


IMD predicts fresh spate of showers in city

Rainfall intensity is expected to witness an increase from Friday and is likely to continue for the next four to five days.

22 Jun 2018 1:36 AM

IMD ropes in BSNL to send extreme weather warnings

The exercise is being carried out on an experimental stage. If successful, the plan is to rope in other weather agencies as well.

28 May 2018 1:27 AM

Thunderstorm alert, rains likely in 13 states, warns IMD 

Rain and thunderstorm likely to hit Delhi and adjoining regions including Faridabad, Ballabhgarh, Greater Noida and Bulandshahr today.

06 May 2018 11:20 AM

No immediate respite for West Bengal as more showers likely

Eight people were killed and several injured after strong winds of up to 98 km per hour hit Kolkata on Tuesday night.

18 Apr 2018 6:13 PM