Himachal continues to experience warm weather
June 1st, 2010
SHIMLA – Himachal Pradesh continued to experience warm weather Tuesday with the temperature recorded two to five degrees Celsius above the average, the weatherman said. State capital Shimla saw a high of 29.4 degrees Celsius.
“The temperature in the state remained on the higher side due to long dry spell,” Manmohan Singh, director of the meteorological office, told IANS.
Shimla’s day temperature was five degrees above what is the average for this time of the season. Similarly, the night temperature was 19.9 degrees Celsius, which was 4.7 degrees above the average.
Kalpa, the picturesque town located 250 km from Shimla, recorded day temperature at 22.6 degrees Celsius while it was 36.2 degrees Celsius in Bhuntar in Kullu district, 36.2 degrees Celsius in Dharamsala in Kangra district, and 42.2 degrees Celsius in Una town.
Popular tourist resorts like Narkanda, Kufri, Kasauli, Manali, Palampur, Chamba and Dalhousie also experienced warm weather.
The Met department forecast dry weather in the state Wednesday.
May 1st, 2010 SHIMLA – Himachal Pradesh continued to experience hot weather Saturday despite mild spells of rain and thundershowers in some areas of the state Friday night. the temperature in some parts of the state touched 37.6 degrees Celsius.
March 24th, 2010 SHIMLA – High-tech gadgets will be installed across Himachal Pradesh to provide precise and detailed weather forecast, especially to farmers, an official said here Wednesday. “We have plans to install two Doppler weather radars and a series of automatic weather stations and rain gauges in the state,” Manmohan Singh, director of Shimla meteorological office, told IANS.
March 3rd, 2010 NEW DELHI – Dry warm weather will continue in the Indian capital Friday with temperatures likely to soar five degrees above normal, the weather department said Thursday. the maximum temperature will hover around 31.9 degree Celsius and the minimum at 17 degree celsius, it said.
January 1st, 2010 SHIMLA – Himachal Pradesh shivered Friday with the temperature remaining below sub-zero particularly in the higher reaches, the weather bureau here said. the night temperature in Keylong, the headquarters of Lahaul and Spiti district, Friday morning dipped further.
December 9th, 2009 SHIMLA – the high altitude areas in Himachal Pradesh Wednesday received fresh spells of snow, intensifying a cold wave across the state, a weather official said here. Met department director Manmohan Singh said snowfall was reported from Lahaul and Spiti, Chamba and the upper regions of Kullu districts.
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