Temperature

Temperature rise poses threat to coastal states, warn environment experts

Sri Sri University president Prof Rajita Kulkarni said the university has been striving to achieve UN SDGs.

published on : 23rd September 2022

Lite byte: Of fatal attractions and a 'sapping' Sunday

As the BJP is expanding its base, the TRS is mainly banking on the votes of farmers and Aasara pensioners.

published on : 29th August 2022

Global warming behind mass animal extinctions: Study

The relationships between land temperature anomalies and terrestrial animal extinctions have not been quantitatively evaluated yet. 

published on : 12th August 2022

Firefighters combat major wildfire blaze in France 

Temperatures were expected to reach 40 degrees Celsius on Thursday in the region. The blaze forced the evacuation of about 10,000 people and destroyed at least 16 houses.

published on : 11th August 2022

Delhi's dry week ahead: No rain for 2 days, high humidity brings discomfort back

On Tuesday, Safdarjung, Delhi’s base station, recorded a maximum of 36.8 degrees C, two notches above normal for this time of the year.

published on : 10th August 2022

The fire at the end of the world

In California, heat waves killed 599 people between 2010 and 2019. In America’s hottest city, Phoenix, Arizona, there were about 200 heat-related deaths in 2020 when 53 days cooked at 43°C.

published on : 7th August 2022

Europe heatwave: UK faces historic high temperature at 40.3 degree Celsius mark

It did feel like for days the prospect of hitting that 40-degree mark was somewhat of a preoccupation, the previous record being 38.7 degrees Celsius three years ago.

published on : 20th July 2022

Rain fails to bring relief as humidity levels remain high in capital city

Patchy rain, high humidity levels and soaring mercury has led to a string of punishing hot and humid days in the national capital.

published on : 20th July 2022

Gusty winds bring respite from heat, mercury down by a notch in Delhi

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Friday said that the city may get some relief from the hot and humid conditions over the weekend.

published on : 10th July 2022

Delhi has grown warmer over past three decades: Study

Between 2015 and 2022, Delhi recorded significant anomalies in terms of land surface and air temperatures as well as heat index during pre-monsoon season

published on : 8th July 2022

Delhi: Rain evades city, high humidity takes ‘real feel’ temperature to 50 degrees C

Weather experts say light rain and cloudy sky may bring some relief today, intensity of rainfall might increase from July 12-13; capital records moderate air quality 

published on : 7th July 2022

Italy declares state of emergency to confront drought

The focus will be placed on easing droughts along the Po River -- Italy's longest waterway that is running 85 per cent below its normal water levels -- and the Eastern Alps.

published on : 5th July 2022

Thunderstorms in parts of TN, Pondy; strong winds likely in Gulf of Mannar

Thunderstorms with lightning are likely to occur at one or two places over Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, and Karaikal on Monday, according to meteorology department. 

published on : 27th June 2022

Gusty wind brings relief; light rain likely from today

On Tuesday, Safdarjung, Delhi’s base station, recorded a minimum temperature of 31.2 degrees Celsius, three notches above the normal for this time of the year.

published on : 15th June 2022

Odisha reels under intense heat, Sonepur records 43 degree Celsius

Te daytime temperature was 42.6 degree in Sambalpur, 42.5 degree each in Sundargarh and Boudh, 42.2 in Jharsuguda, 42 degree each in Bargarh and Malkangiri.

published on : 13th June 2022

Mercury rises: No respite for Delhiites from heat likely till June 15

For the ninth continuous day, some parts of the city reeled under heat wave on Saturday with the mercury settling above 46 degrees Celsius at many weather stations.

published on : 12th June 2022

Heavy rains in Coastal Andhra Pradesh, Rayalaseema

Even as heavy rains lashed parts of Kakinada, Kurnool, Kadapa and Chittoor districts, four mandals in the State reported severe heatwave condition on Monday.

published on : 7th June 2022

43 mandals in State reel under heatwave conditions

At large, people remained indoors across the State with the mercury level hovering above 400 Celsius.

published on : 6th June 2022

Improve tourist spots in Yelagiri, urge travellers

The hospitality industry and tourists urged the district administration to do more to make tourism attractive in the Yelagiri hills at Tirupattur.

published on : 6th June 2022

Relief gone: heatwave make a quick return

Heatwave returns to parts of the national capital with the mercury climbing up to 45-46 degrees C on Saturday.

published on : 5th June 2022
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