Temperature over India likely to rise by 4.4 degrees Celsius by end of 21st century, says govt report

India's average temperature has risen by around 0.7 degree Celsius during 1901-2018, largely on account of Green House Gases-induced warming, states the report by the Ministry of Earth Sciences.

published on : 15th June 2020

Delhi-NCR likely to receive light rain on Thursday: IMD

In addition to this, IMD said Tripura and Mizoram are also very likely to witness heavy to very heavy rainfall during the next 24 hours.

published on : 28th May 2020

Power demand perks up as mercury soars, industrial activities rise

In the first fortnight of the month, the peak power demand met was recorded at 141.87GW on May 15, registering a slump of over 22 per cent.

published on : 28th May 2020

IMD says heatwave, temperature likely to recede from May 28 onwards

Naresh Kumar, senior scientist, India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Wednesday informed that Churu, which is also known as the gateway to the Thar Desert, recorded 50 degrees Celsius on Tuesday.

published on : 27th May 2020

Heatwave likely to continue during next 24 hours: IMD

Heatwave conditions at many places with severe heatwave in isolated pockets are very likely over Vidarbha, west Rajasthan, the IMD said.

published on : 27th May 2020

Heat hinders normalcy: Sambalpur residents pushed indoors due to weather despite lockdown relaxations

Sambalpur has been sweltering for the last few days with temperature hovering above 40 degree Celsius. Humidity has only added to the woes of the residents who prefer to stay at home during the day. 

published on : 27th May 2020

Mercury touches 50 degrees Celsius in Rajasthan's Churu

The district had recorded a high of 50.2 degrees Celsius on May 19, 2016, according to the MeT department here.

published on : 26th May 2020

Watch out as heatwave to peak on Tuesday: IMD

Heat conditions will persist over Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, east Madhya Pradesh, and Vidarbha till May 28.

published on : 26th May 2020

Heatwave roasts North Karnataka

Vijayapura sizzles at 45.3o C, its highest in recorded history; For first time, heatwave warning issued in state

published on : 26th May 2020

Heatwave likely to abate after May 28; Dust, thunderstorm expected on May 29: IMD

Delhi, Rajasthan, Haryana, Punjab and parts of Uttar Pradesh have been experiencing blistering heat for days

published on : 25th May 2020

Heatwave to last till Thursday in Telangana

On Sunday, the state recorded a scorching maximum temperature of 46.3 degree Celsius at Bhoraj in Adilabad.

published on : 25th May 2020

Severe heatwave to sweep Delhi, northern, central India for next five days: IMD

On Saturday, the national capital recorded a maximum of 46.2 degrees Celsius -- the highest this season.

published on : 24th May 2020

Heatwave to continue for two more days in TS: IMD 

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) extended its heatwave warning till Monday, as temperatures continued to soar across Telangana on Saturday.

published on : 24th May 2020

Heatwave scorches Telangana, Kothagudem burns at 46.8oC

Not much respite can be expected from the soaring temperatures as the India Meteorological Department has forecast that heatwave conditions will continue for at least two more days.

published on : 23rd May 2020

Delhi records season's hottest day at 45.4 degree Celsius

Heatwave is declared when the maximum temperature is 45 degree Celsius for two consecutive days and severe heatwave is when the mercury touches the 47 degree Celsius mark for two days on the trot.

published on : 22nd May 2020
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