Southwest monsoon

Southwest Monsoon likely to be below normal this year due to El Nino: Skymet

If the forecast comes true, then this will be the second consecutive year of a below normal rainfall.

published on : 4th April 2019

Northeast monsoon likely to reach Chennai by October 8, IMD issues red alert

The meteorological department has said the onset of the monsoon is likely on October 8 in view of the favourable conditions.  

published on : 6th October 2018

Irrigation tanks go dry in Telangana even after four months of southwest monsoon

Half of the minor irrigation tanks in Telangana remain dry even after four months of southwest monsoon. And that spells  trouble for farmers in the new crop season.

published on : 6th October 2018

Monsoon hits Kerala three days ahead of schedule; IMD says heavy rains to continue

The onset of monsoon over the southern state marks the commencement of the four-month long rainy season in the country.

published on : 29th May 2018