Monsoon News

28 May 2020. The Hindu: Monsoon onset over Kerala on June 1: IMD. [link]

31 May 2020. The Times of India: Cyclone Nisarga may hit Maharashtra-Gujarat coast on June 3, bring strong wind with heavy rainfall in Mumbai. [link]

1 June 2020. The Indian Express: Monsoon arrives in Kerala, good rainfall distribution this year: IMD. [link]

1 June 2020. Bloomberg: Bountiful Monsoon Rains Seen Mitigating India’s Economic Woes. [link]

2 June 2020. The Indian Express: Karnataka may weather the storm, monsoon by June 5. [link]

4 June 2020. Times of India: Cyclone Nisarga veers off course to spare Mumbai, but Pune at receiving end. [link]

4 June 2020. The Hindu Business Line: Monsoon eyes next major break over N-E India. [link]

6 June 2020. India Today: Monsoon continues upward journey; no heat wave for next five days. [link]

6 June 2020. The Indian Express: New low pressure in Bay of Bengal to bring heavy rain to central, south India: IMD. [link]

7 June 2020. The Indian Express: Monsoon to hit Maharashtra in next 2-3 days: IMD. [link]

7 June 2020. The Hindu: Southwest monsoon enters Rayalaseema. [link]

8 June 2020. The Hindu Business Line: First seven monsoon days dump excess rain of 71 percent. [link]

9 June 2020. The Indian Express: Monsoon may cover most of Andhra Pradesh by tomorrow: IMD. [link]

9 June 2020. The Hindu: Rainy week likely for Mumbai, neighbouring areas as monsoon approaches. [link]

10 June 2020. The Hindu Business Line: Monsoon makes entry into North-East, covers TN. [link]

11 June 2020. The Times of India: Monsoon arrives in Maharashtra, coastal areas receive showers. [link]

11 June 2020. The Indian Express: Southwest Monsoon arrives in Telangana: IMD Hyderabad. [link]

12 June 2020. The Times of India: Maharashtra: Monsoon late in Mumbai, 100-year record rain in Parbhani. [link]

12 June 2020. Hindustan Times: South west monsoon hits West Bengal and Sikkim. [link]

13 June 2020. The Hindu Business Line: Monsoon to stay strong; fresh low in Bay next week. [link]

14 June 2020. The Times of India: Monsoon progress likely to slow this week: IMD. [link]

15 June 2020. The Indian Express: Maharashtra: IMD announces monsoon onset, orange alert for next two days. [link]

16 June 2020. Hindustan Times: Monsoon advances further, intense rainfall expected over eastern India. [link]

17 June 2020. Hindustan Times: Monsoon may reach Delhi earlier this year, says IMD. [link]

18 June 2020. The Indian Express: Three days after IMD announces monsoon onset, widespread rain gives Mumbai a miss. [link]

18 June 2020. The Hindu Business Line: Monsoon pauses over Central India. [link]

21 June 2020. The Hindu Business Line: Monsoon to end stupor, enter N-W India on Monday. [link]

21 June 2020. Hindustan Times: Parts of UP receive rainfall; thunderstorm likely on Monday. [link]

22 June 2020. Hindustan Times: Monsoon to hit Delhi by Tuesday, normal rainfall likely: IMD. [link]

22 June 2020. The Indian Express: Monsoon mood sets in over Andhra Pradesh, more showers on the way. [link]

22 June 2020. Hindustan Times: Intense monsoon spell likely over northeast India: IMD. [link]

24 June 2020. Business Standard: Heavy rain lashes Delhi, onset of monsoon to be declared on Thursday: IMD. [link]

24 June 2020. Financial Express: Monsoon hits Rajasthan, covers 12 districts on Day 1. [link]

24 June 2020. Hindustan Times: Monsoon arrives in Himachal Pradesh, rains lash most parts of state. [link]

26 June 2020. The Times of India: Monsoon arrives in Delhi two days early. [link]

26 June 2020. The Times of India: Southeast Monsoon covers entire country nearly two weeks early: IMD. [link]

28 June 2020. The Hindu: South-west monsoon remains moderate to weak in parts of south Karnataka. [link]

29 June 2020. Hindustan Times: Parts of northeast India receive extremely heavy rains, says IMD. [link]

30 June 2020. The Indian Express: Good start to monsoon, country gets 18 percent excess rain in June. [link]

30 June 2020. The Times of India: Widespread rain, thunderstorms likely till July 2 in Bihar: IMD. [link]

1 July 2020. The Times of India: Wait lingers for monsoon to pick pace. [link]

3 July 2020. Hindustan Times: Monsoon to pick up in Chandigarh, heavy rain with gusty winds to follow. [link]

4 July 2020. India Today: Lightning kills 20 in Bihar, heavy rainfall expected in state till Sunday. [link]

4 July 2020. The Times of India: Rainfall, thundershower activity over east and adjoining parts of central India in next 4-5 days: IMD. [link]

5 July 2020. Times of India: Heavy rains continue in Mumbai, suburbs; Powai lake overflows. [link]

6 July 2020. Hindustan Times: Parts of Gujarat receive heavy rains; 434 mm rainfall in Khambhalia tehsil. [link]

7 July 2020. Hindustan Times: Monsoon in east, northeast may trigger floods. [link]

7 July 2020. Hindustan Times: Heavy rains cause waterlogging in Navi Mumbai. [link]

8 July 2020. The Indian Express: Saurashtra, Kutch get 50 % of average rainfall. [link]

8 July 2020. The Hindu Business Line: Heavy rains over western India to lift; to shift to North. [link]

8 July 2020. The Times of India: Monsoon trough likely to shift northwards in next 24 hours:  IMD. [link]

9 July 2020. The Hindu Business Line: Monsoon above normal as rains migrate to North India. [link]

9 July 2020. The Times of India: Monsoon surplus hits 26% in Goa. [link]

10 July 2020. The Hindu Business Line: Monsoon vigorous over TN, East and North-East India. [link]

12 July 2020. Hindustan Times: Monsoon close to foothills of Himalayas, heavy rainfall forecast for more than 10 states. [link]

12 July 2020. The Times of India: Monsoon rain lashes several states in north India but remains subdued in Delhi. [link]

12 July 2020. The Indian Express: Monsoon to revive over Maharashtra this week, moderate rain forecast till July 16. [link]

13 July 2020. The Hindu Business Line: Rainfall above normal across country despite weakened monsoon. [link]

15 July 2020. Hindustan Times: Monsoon to resume over northwest region from today: IMD. [link]

15 July 2020. The Hindu Business Line: Weather models don’t invest much in fresh monsoon pulse. [link]

16 July 2020. The Economic Times: Heavy showers in Mumbai, more rains likely: India Meteorological Department. [link]

16 July 2020. Hindustan Times: Monsoon favourable, likely to cover deficiency soon, says IMD. [link]

17 July 2020. The Times of India: Assam floods: 4 more deaths, toll reaches 71; 27 districts affected now. [link]

17 July 2020. The Times of India: Rains in parts of Delhi-NCR bring relief from sultry weather. [link]

18 July 2020. The Indian Express: Weather Forecast Today Update: Intense rain in north in 48 hours, heavy showers in northeast from tomorrow: IMD. [link]

18 July 2020. The Times of India: First heavy monsoon rainfall likely in Delhi, parts of north India; flood situation may worsen in NE. [link]

22 July 2020. Hindustan Times: Monsoon deficit drops as Delhi records heavy rain again. [link]

24 July 2020. The Hindu Business Line: Rain surplus at 6% as monsoon enters last week of July. [link]

24 July 2020. The Times of India: Monsoon ‘normal’ in Delhi after rainy week. [link]

25 July 2020. The Indian Express: Moderate rainfall to continue till July 26: IMD. [link]

26 July 2020. The Hindu: Isolated rain likely till July 29. [link]

26 July 2020. India Today: Monsoon revival likely in India in next few days due to 3 atmospheric systems: IMD. [link]

27 July 2020. The Hindu Business Line: Flood-hit North-East wary over return of monsoon trough. [link]

27 July 2020. The Indian Express: Dams in state 50 per cent full as monsoon enters second half. [link]

27 July 2020. The Times of India: Bihar records 50% more than normal rainfall. [link]

28 July 2020. Hindustan Times: Mumbai records its wettest July, breaks all-time high monthly rain record. [link]

29 July 2020. The Times of India: For Bhopal, this July is driest in a decade. [link]

30 July 2020. Hindustan Times: Country records 11% monsoon rain deficiency; northwest 30% in July. [link]

31 July 2020. Hindustan Times: Landslide at Badrinath national highway as incessant rains lash Uttarakhand. [link]

31 July 2020. The Economic Times: Monsoon loses steam in Northern and Central India, raises concerns about crop output. [link]

1 August 2020. Times of India: Monsoon 10% deficient in July, driest in 5 years. [link]

1 August 2020. The Hindu: Surplus rain likely in second half of monsoon, says IMD. [link]

1 August 2020. The Hindu: Monsoon in for strong revival in Kerala. [link]

3 August 2020. The Economic Times: Southwest monsoon to intensify in western India; IMD issues a red alert in Mumbai. [link]

3 August 2020. The Hindu Business Line: Bay receives circulation, to deepen as low. [link]

4 August 2020. The Indian Express: Mumbai rains: What is causing such heavy showers, and what is the weather forecast? [link]

4 August 2020. The Hindu Business Line: Low-pressure area drives monsoon to vigorous phase .[link]

4 August 2020. The Times of India: 4th monsoon spell throws life out of gear across Rajasthan. [link]

5 August 2020. Hindustan Times: Monsoon fury leaves Mumbai battered, bruised and waterlogged. [link]

7 August 2020. The Indian Express: Torrential rains in Kerala’s Kottayam bring life to standstill, several regions fear flooding. [link]

7 August 2020. The Economic Times: Monsoon bounces back with 45% more rains; cheers up oilseed and coarse grain farmers. [link]

9 August 2020. The Hindu Business Line: Heavy rains to continue in Kerala, says IMD. [link]

9 August 2020. Hindustan Times: Delhi to get moderate to heavy rain for next four days beginning today: IMD. [link]

9 August 2020. Hindustan Times: IMD warns of heavy rains across northwest region. [link]

9 August 2020. Hindustan Times: Heavy to very heavy rainfall likely in Uttarakhand, 5 villages cut off due to downpour. [link]

10 August 2020. The Hindu Business Line: Rain over Kerala, Karnataka to weaken from August 10. [link]

11 August 2020. The Times of India: Tamil Nadu receives 56% more rain during southwest monsoon. [link]

11 August 2020. The Hindu Business Line: Heavy rains forecast for parts of North-West during next three days. [link]

12 August 2020. Hindustan Times: Monsoon strengthens over northwest India but Delhi remains largely dry. [link]

12 August 2020. The Hindu Business Line: Preparatory circulation forms in Bay ahead of low. [link]

13 August 2020. Hindustan Times: Delhi records intense rain spell on Wednesday, heavy rain forecast for NCR. [link]

14 August 2020. The Hindu Business Line: More rain forecast for North-West, Central India. [link]

14 August 2020. The Times of India: MP’s monsoon misery continues. [link]

16 August 2020. The Hindu Business Line: Weather: Rain surplus rises to 4 per cent; deficits moderate. [link]

17 August 2020. The Economic Times: Monsoon to be active over next 2 weeks: India Meteorological Department. [link]

17 August 2020. The Hindu Business Line: Kutch receives excess rains as monsoon disrupts road network in Gujarat. [link]

18 August 2020. The Times of India: 16 per cent above normal rain in Maharashtra so far this monsoon: IMD. [link]

18 August 2020. The Hindu Business Line: Monsoon heads for another peak as fifth ‘low’ brews. [link]

19 August 2020. The Times of India: Rajasthan: Brace for extended monsoon this year. [link]

19 August 2020. The Hindu Business Line: Met declares watch for rare monsoon depression. [link]

20 August 2020. Hindustan Times: Heavy rain in Delhi leads to waterlogging at several places. [link]

20 August 2020. Hindustan Times: 11 days account for 80% of Delhi’s monsoon rainfall this year. [link]

20 August 2020. The Times of India: Rain eludes Bhopal, Met forecasts monsoon revival in state this week. [link]

21 August 2020. Hindustan Times: Highest monsoon rain of the season recorded last week: IMD. [link]

21 August 2020. The Times of India: More rains in store for Hyderabad. [link]

21 August 2020. Hindustan Times: Temperatures hover below normal in Haryana, Punjab due to rainfall. [link]

22 August 2020. The Times of India: Monsoon activity to enter subdued phase in Uttarakhand. [link]

22 August 2020. The Times of India: Pune gets entire monsoon quota with bountiful August rains. [link]

22 August 2020. Hindustan Times: IMD issues red warning for parts of central, western India. [link]

22 August 2020. The Times of India: 90 per cent of annual rainfall already recorded in Gujarat. [link]

23 August 2020. Hindustan Times: Monsoon in Ludhiana: With a week left, August still 32% deficient. [link]

25 August 2020. Hindustan Times: Extreme rain recorded in Gujarat, Rajasthan; warning for Delhi on Wednesday. [link]

25 August 2020. Hindustan Times: Rainfall to end Jammu & Kashmir’s dry spell: IMD. [link]

27 August 2020. Hindustan Times: Marathwada region receives more than normal rainfall this monsoon. [link]

27 August 2020. The Hindu Business Line: Heavy rains lash Odisha, East MP, Chhattisgarh, J&K. [link]

28 August 2020. Hindustan Times: August records 24% excess rain in India, highest since 1983. [link]

28 August 2020. Hindustan Times: IMD’s weather forecast raised hope but Delhi remained dry; heavy rain warning for NW India remains. [link]

28 August 2020. The Times of India: Chhattisgarh: Normal life affected due to heavy rain in Raipur. [link]

29 August 2020. Hindustan Times: Mumbai crosses 3,000-mm rainfall mark with 33 days of monsoon left; yellow alert for today. [link]

29 August 2020. The Hindu: August receives 25% more rainfall; highest in 44 years: IMD. [link]

30 August 2020. The Times of India: 17% excess rain in Maharashtra this monsoon, shortfall in 2 districts. [link]

30 August 2020. Hindustan Times: Delhi likely to receive light to moderate rain today: IMD. [link]

30 August 2020. The Times of India: Monsoon pours misery in Madhya Pradesh. [link]

31 August 2020. The Hindu Business Line: Record-breaking August boosts rainfall surplus to 10 per cent. [link]

1 September 2020. The Times of India: Mumbai: At 1,248mm, rainfall this August is just a few mm short of 1958 record. [link]

3 September 2020. The Hindu Business Line: Monsoon withdrawal yet to start; rains lash parts of South. [link]

3 September 2020. Hindustan Times: Heavy rain warning for NW India today. [link]

3 September 2020. The Times of India: Madhya Pradesh just 100 mm short of meeting yearly rain quota. [link]

5 September 2020. The Times of India. Bihar: Brace for more rain as Met predicts monsoon revival. [link]

6 September 2020. The Times of India: Pune: Hot & humid weather spurs intense rain in some areas. [link]

7 September 2020. Hindustan Times: Monsoon likely to continue, more rain from third week of September: IMD. [link]

8 September 2020. The Times of India: IMD: Monsoon retreat won’t be swift, rains likely to revive soon. [link]

8 September 2020. The Economic Times: Southwest monsoon will revive by mid-September. [link]

8 September 2020. The Indian Express: With more showers in September, season to end with normal rainfall: IMD. [link]

10 September 2020. The Times of India: Monsoon likely to stay till October in Delhi. [link]

13 September 2020. Hindustan Times: 2020 monsoon is Mumbai’s second wettest in 10 years. [link]

14 September 2020. Hindustan Times: Monsoon withdrawal after Sept 24, but dry weather likely ahead in Chandigarh: IMD. [link]

15 September 2020. Hindustan Times: IMD issues heavy rain warning for peninsular India. [link]

16 September 2020. Hindustan Times: Monsoon veers off forecast. [link]

18 September 2020. The Economic Times: Monsoon withdrawal likely to begin next week: IMD. [link]

18 September 2020. Hindustan Times: Monsoon withdrawal delayed by one week according to IMD. [link]

19 September 2020. The Hindu: This year too, monsoon in Kerala is way beyond ‘normal’ mark. [link]

20 September 2020. The Hindu Business Line: Low forms in Bay, sends monsoon peaking again. [link]

21 September 2020. Hindustan Times: Moisture incursion delays monsoon withdrawal, season will end in 9 days. [link]

24 September 2020. Hindustan Times: Monsoon likely to begin withdrawing from west Rajasthan Monday onwards. [link]

24 September 2020. Hindustan Times: With 395 mm rain in 48 hrs, Mumbai monsoon its second wettest ever. [link]