Monsoon News

22 July 2024. Hindustan Times: Monsoon activity to increase, spells of heavy rain likely. [link]

21 July 2024. The Hindu: Rescue services on alert as rain pounds Maharashtra’s coastline; flights diverted. [link]

21 July 2024. Hindustan Times: 75% of Haryana districts see deficit rainfall this monsoon. [link]

21 July 2024. The Hindu: Shivamogga received 57% excess rainfall in July. [link]

21 July 2024. The Hindu: After a week-long intense spell, monsoon slips into a lull phase. [link]

21 July 2024. The Times of India: Monsoon expected to enter break phase in most parts of country in early Aug: Experts. [link]

21 July 2024. The Times of India: Gadchiroli: 27 roads closed for traffic and 75 houses damaged. [link]

21 July 2024. The Times of India: Big June-July rain deficit in 9 states, excess in 6 others. [link]

20 July 2024. The Times of India: Maharashtra gets flooded again: Heavy rainfall in Navi Mumbai and Nagpur cause heavy waterlogging. [link]

20 July 2024. The Hindu: Odisha to receive heavy rain for the next five days as depression crosses coast near Chilika Lake. [link]

20 July 2024. Hindustan Times: Prayagraj among 11 districts of UP with below normal rainfall. [link]

19 July 2024. The Hindu: State has received 22% excess rainfall: Krishna Byre Gowda. [link]

19 July 2024. The Hindu: Life disrupted as rain wreaks havoc Kannur, Kasaragod. [link]

19 July 2024. The Hindu: Heavy rain continues in the Nilgiris; 52 trees uprooted so far. [link]

19 July 2024. The Hindu: Rain continues to disrupt life in Malnad districts. [link]

19 July 2024. The Hindu Business Line: Monsoon depression may prolong torrential rain over Peninsular, Central India. [link]

19 July 2024. The Hindu: Mumbai hit by heavy rains; public transport services disrupted. [link]

19 July 2024. The Hindu: Incessant rainfall brings Visakhapatnam to a halt. [link]

18 July 2024. The Times of India: Fewer wet days till mid-July, but city gets over 100mm more rainfall than normal. [link]

18 July 2024. The Hindu: Rain batters coffee land, IMD issues red alert. [link]

17 July 2024. The Times of India: Rain fury leaves 10 dead in Uttara Kannada; roads, bridges, houses damaged in Hassan, Chikkamagaluru. [link]

17 July 2024. The Hindu: Rain continues to wreak havoc in Wayanad. [link]

17 July 2024. The Hindu: Incessant rain continues to lash Kozhikode. [link]

17 July 2024. The Hindu: Heavy rain damages 73 houses in Ernakulam. [link]

17 July 2024. The Indian Express: After only light showers, heavy to very heavy rain likely in Mumbai tomorrow. [link]

16 July 2024. The Hindu Business Line: India’s monsoon 9% above normal in early July, boosted by 39% surplus in first week. [link]

16 July 2024. West MP with 3% surplus, eastern half still 15% rain deficit. [link]

16 July 2024. The Times of India: Heavy rain in Kolhapur, Satara; Navaja gets 274mm in 24 hrs, Patgaon 245mm. [link]

16 July 2024. The Times of India. Heavy rain in river catchments areas in K’taka brings relief. [link]

16 July 2024. The Times of India: Low pressure to bring more rain. [link]

16 July 2024. The Hindu: Several houses damaged in incessant rain in Kozhikode. [link]

16 July 2024. The Hindu: Hussain Sagar reaches Full Tank Level, IMD issues orange alert for parts of Telangana. [link]

16 July 2024. Hindustan Times: Sudden morning rainfall in Delhi holds up traffic, hits flight operations. [link]

15 July 2024. Hindustan Times: Ludhiana city sees 65% less rain than last year in first 2 weeks of July. [link]

15 July 2024. The Times of India: Mumbai cross average July quota in just 14 days; IMD issues yellow alert for Monday. [link]

15 July 2024. The Hindu: Valparai plateau receives heavy rainfall, water level increases in reservoirs. [link]

15 July 2024. The Hindu Business Line: Back to back low-pressure areas to drive monsoon to new high this week. [link]

15 July 2024. The Hindu: Heavy rain, wind leave a trail of destruction in Kottayam. [link]

15 July 2024. The Hindu: Heavy rain results in landslip, mudslide in Munnar. [link]

15 July 2024. The Hindu: Rayalaseema region in Andhra Pradesh continues to record large excess rainfall. [link]

15 July 2024. Hindustan Times: Over 200 mm of rainfall in last 48 hours, water storage in Pune dams increases. [link]

14 July 2024. The Indian Express: In boost for irrigation, rain in catchment areas pushes up water levels in Pune dams. [link]

13 July 2024. The Times of India: Monsoon takes a break, dry days in Telangana next week. [link]

13 July 2024. India Today: Delhi, Noida wake up to heavy rain, more showers likely today. [link]

13 July 2024. India Today: Bihar, UP on alert, many roads shut in Himachal as rain fury continues. [link]

12 July 2024. The Times of India: Monsoon shows signs of revival in Jharkhand. [link]

10 July 2024. The Times of India: Intense showers dump 422mm rain in 48 hours, half of Mumbai’s average for July. [link]

10 July 2024. The Times of India: No rain in Kolhapur city on Tuesday, Panchganga level drops 3ft in 24 hrs. [link]

10 July 2024. The Times of India: Yellow alert issued in Delhi for next 2 days: Rain discriminates! Some parts receive intense spell. [link]

9 July 2024. Financial Express: Monsoon deficit wiped out, IMD forecasts heavy rains in Maharashtra, Karnataka, UP. [link]

9 July 2024. Hindustan Times: Uttarakhand: Char Dham Yatra temporarily suspended amid heavy rain warnings. [link]

9 July 2024. The Times of India: July monsoon deficiency in parts of Marathwada. [link]

8 July 2024. The Indian Express: As heavy rain lashes Mumbai, water stock in 7 lakes touch 18.73 %. [link]

8 July 2024. The Indian Express:  Monsoon active, heavy rain over most areas of country this week: IMD. [link]

8 July 2024. Hindustan Times: Chandigarh logs 117.8 mm rain in first week of July, 43% below normal. [link]

8 July 2024. The Times of India:  Nearly 10% deficient rain in region. [link]

8 July 2024. The Times of India: Steady rainfall over city’s lifeline lakes sees water stock rise by 9% in 1 week. [link]

8 July 2024. The Times of India: Low pressure areas over Bay of Bengal may cause heavy rain. [link]

7 July 2024. The Indian Express: Heavy downpour in Himachal, 151 roads closed, Dharamshala records 214.6 mm rain. [link]

7 July 2024. The Indian Express: Only moderate showers likely for Mumbai hit by rain deficit; lake levels touch 4-year low of 10%. [link]

7 July 2024. The Indian Express: Several parts of Gujarat receive 15% below average rainfall this monsoon, shows data. [link]

7 July 2024. The Times of India: Ganga water level surges amid heavy rainfall in Uttarakhand, authorities on alert. [link]

7 July 2024. The Times of India: Heavy rain continues in Rajasthan; Taranagar in Churu records 141 mm rainfall in 24-hour period. [link]

7 July 2024. The Times of India: Darjeeling gets 130mm rain in 24 hours, tourist spots closed after landslip. [link]

7 July 2024. India Today: 150 workers trapped in floodwaters in Bihar as rivers touch danger levels. [link]

7 July 2024. India Today: Heavy rain disrupt train services on Mumbai suburban network. [link]

7 July 2024. India Today: Rain in Delhi likely today, no respite for flood-hit Assam, Himachal, Bihar. [link]

6 July 2024. Deccan Herald: Heavy rain disrupts daily life in Uttarakhand, Himachal; Assam flood situation remains grim. [link]

6 July 2024. The Times of India: Heavy rain continues in S Gujarat, sea turns rough. [link]

6 July 2024. The Times of India: Delhi weather: Rain likely to elude for next few days, says met. [link]

6 July 2024. The Times of India: 25% of MP is still rain deficit; over 20% in 15 dists. [link]

5 July 2024. India Today: Overall monsoon deficit narrows as heavy rain continues nationwide. [link]

4 July 2024. Hindustan Times: Himachal dams filled to the brim with onset of monsoon. [link]

4 July 2024. The Times of India: With light to moderate rain, state slips into 1.7% deficit. [link]

4 July 2024. The Times of India: Heavy rain leads to rapid rise in water level of Ganga. [link]

4 July 2024. The Times of India: Delhi weather: IMD forecast strong winds and rain today. [link]

3 July 2024. The Times of India: Torrential rain paralyses villages near Surat, edu institute shut in Valsad. [link]

3 July 2024. Hindustan Times: Just 28 mm rain pours in trouble across Chandigarh. [link]

3 July 2024. The Times of India: Junagadh rain: 30 villages cut off. [link]

3 July 2024. The Times of India: Monsoon here but little rain as clouds drift off to foothills. [link]

2 July 2024. The Times of India: Heavy rain continues to lash Gujarat, causing road closures, flooding in cities. [link]

2 July 2024. The Economic Times: Monsoon covers entire India six days ahead of schedule: IMD. [link]

2 July 2024. The Times of India: District records 34% rain deficit. [link]

2 July 2024. The Times of India: Haryana records driest June in 5 years. [link]

2 July 2024. The Times of India: Monsoon well set over Ngp, rainfall deficit down to 22%. [link]

1 July 2024. The Hindu Business Line: Heavy rains likely in Delhi, IMD issues orange alert till July 2. [link]

1 July 2024. Hindustan Times: Delhi ends June on sultry note, received excess rainfall of 228%. [link]

1 July 2024. The Indian Express: Heavy rain in state, houses & roads flooded in Ahmedabad. [link]

1 July 2024. The Times of India: Rain lashes S Gujarat, 4 dead. [link]

1 July 2024. The Times of India: Southwest monsoon yet to pick up momentum. [link]

1 July 2024. The Times of India: Despite 143 mm rain, Kol ends June with 49% deficit. [link]

1 July 2024. The Times of India: At 55mm, Sunday gets June’s highest rainfall. [link]

1 July 2024. The Hindu: Telangana to have normal to above normal rainfall in July: IMD. [link]

1 July 2024. The Times of India: Southwest monsoon advances in 3 states, expect more rain. [link]

1 July 2024. The Times of India: June rainfall falls short of monthly avg despite early monsoon onset. [link]

30 June 2024. The Hindu: Despite flying start, southwest monsoon ends up 25% deficient in Kerala in June. [link]

29 June 2024. The Hindu: Southwest monsoon off to a better start in Karnataka after drought-hit 2023. [link]

28 June 2024. Hindustan Times: Lucknow on cloud nine as evening rain cools Uttar Pradesh capital after 40.3°C temperature during day. [link]

28 June 2024. The Hindu: Northern States brace for rain as monsoon set to intensify over weekend. [link]

28 June 2024. The Times of India: Rain relief six days after monsoon entry. [link]

28 June 2024. The Times of India: Monsoon gains fresh momentum in state. [link]

28 June 2024. The Times of India: Monsoon blankets state. [link]

28 June 2024. The Indian Express: Gujarat receives heavy rains as of Thursday while four talukas still dry without any downpour. [link]

28 June 2024. Hindustan Times: IMD declares onset of Southwest monsoon in Delhi. [link]

28 June 2024. The Times of India: Heavy rain lashes Delhi-NCR, waterlogging in many areas. [link]

28 June2024. The Times of India: From 1960 to 2023, rains arrived in city 33 times in July, 31 times in June. [link]

27 June 2024. The Indian Express: Monsoon enters Punjab, IMD sounds yellow alert in 11 districts amid heavy rainfall. [link]

27 June 2024. The Times of India: Parts of Delhi-NCR receive heavy rain, IMD predicts week-long rainfall. [link]

26 June 2024. The Times of India: Rain gauges inch towards 1,000mm. [link]

26 June 2024. India Today: Delhi likely to see rain this week, monsoon advances into Rajasthan. [link]

26 June 2024. The Indian Express: IMD downgrades alert; heavy rain typical of monsoon to elude Mumbai for now. [link]

26 June 2024. The Times of India: Rain likely in Delhi for next 6 days, IMD issues yellow alert. [link]

25 June 2024. The Indian Express: Waterlogging in Ahmedabad as monsoon intensifies across Gujarat. [link]

25 June 2024. The Indian Express: As Mumbai reels under 45-50% rain deficit, IMD predicts moderate showers. [link]

25 June 2024. The Times of India: Within 3 weeks of monsoon, reservoirs in recovery mode. [link]

25 June 2024. The Times of India: Amid record heat, this was Delhi’s driest March-June in at least 14 years. [link]

25 June 2024. The Times of India: Pre-monsoon rains ease power crisis. [link]

25 June 2024. The Times of India: Monsoon at Uttar Pradesh doorstep, relief to pour from Wednesday. [link]

24 June 2024. The Indian Express: Intense rain pounds Pimpri Chinchwad, 114.5 mm rain in an hour. [link]

24 June 2024. The Indian Express: Punjab registers 72% rain deficit in pre-monsoon period this year. [link]

24 June 2024. Hindustan Times: Monsoon likely to reach Chandigarh by this weekend. [link]

24 June 2024. The Times of India: Heavy rain alert in most parts of Odisha. [link]

24 June 2024. The Times of India: Expect monsoon showers in 3-4 days: Met. [link]

23 June 2024. The Times of India: Expect heavy rain and gusty winds today; IMD issues yellow alert for Mumbai, orange for Thane. [link]

23 June 2024. The Times of India: Vidarbha gets below normal June rain so far, 36% deficit in Nagpur district. [link]

23 June 2024. The Times of India: Southeast Raj likely to get monsoon rains in couple of days: Met. [link]

23 June 2024. Hindustan Times: Pre-monsoon showers bring relief from heat wave in Uttar Pradesh. [link]

23 June 2024. Hindustan Times: Monsoon to cover northwest India by July: IMD’s forecast. [link]

22 June 2024. The Times of India: Monsoon Arrives In MP, May Reach Bhopal In 2 Days. [link]

22 June 2024. India Today: Monsoon to reach UP in 2-3 days, rain likely in many parts from Saturday. [link]

22 June 2024. Hindustan Times: Almost the whole of Maha now under monsoon cover. [link]

22 June 2024. The Times of India: Pre-monsoon rains drench Raj, bring relief from scorching heat. [link]

22 June 2024. The Times of India: After Long Wait, City Receives Rains, But Not Without Hiccups. [link]

21 June 2024. Business Standard:  Southwest monsoon inches northwards; covers Vidarbha, Chhattisgarh. [link]

21 June 2024. The Hindu: Rain brings relief from intense heat in Delhi. [link]

21 June 2024. The Times of India: Monsoon picks up pace: Goa on orange alert on June 23, 24. [link]

21 June 2024. The Indian Express: Relief for Kolkata as rain arrives; monsoon advances in parts of north Bengal as IMD forecasts heavy rain. [link]

20 June 2024. The Times of India: Monsoon misses date with UP, delays respite for city. [link]

20 June 2024. The Times of India: Monsoon at a standstill since June 12, stalled movement delays Kharif crop sowing. [link]

20 June 2024. The Hindu Business Line: Monsoon surge along West Coast brings rain to Gujarat, Maharashtra, MP, Odisha. [link]

20 June 2024. The Times of India: Monsoon may arrive in Kolkata between today and Saturday. [link]

19 June 2024. The Indian Express: Met office downgrades June rainfall forecast to ‘below normal’. [link]

19 June 2024. The Indian Express: After slow monsoon progression, rain predicted today across Gujarat. [link]

19 June 2024. The Hindu Business Line: June rainfall 20% below average as monsoon stalls: IMD. [link]

19 June 2024. The Hindu: Monsoon to become active over Kerala, yellow alert for six districts on Wednesday. [link]

19 June 2024. The Times of India: Wait a little more. Monsoon onset likely by June 26: Met. [link]

19 June 2024. The Times of India: Eyes on sky: Gurgaon minimum temperature down by 3.3C, IMD says rain likely today. [link]

19 June 2024. The Times of India: Monsoon unlikely to arrive in Raj before June 25: Met. [link]

19 June 2024. Hindustan Times: Over 1.6 lakh people affected in Assam due to heavy rainfall; Karimganj worst hit. [link]

19 June 2024. The Times of India: City warm as wait for rain goes on. [link]

19 June 2024. Hindustan Times: Monsoon to revive in Pune next week: IMD. [link]

19 June 2024. India Today: With active monsoon in sight, brief relief from heatwave in Delhi likely. [link]

19 June 2024. The Times of India: Monsoon delay: 150 key reservoirs at 22% capacity. [link]

19 June 2024. The Times of India: IMD ‘red alert’ in 3 northeast states as rain, flood wreak havoc. [link]

18 June 2024. The Hindu: Chennai and its neighbourhood get soaked with overnight rains after a relatively hot day. [link]

18 June 2024. The Times of India: Monsoon may reach S Bengal in 4 days. [link]

18 June 2024. Hindustan Times: Slow monsoon progress may last till end of month. [link]

17 June 2024. The Indian Express: Over 1,200 tourists stranded in Sikkim; weather department forecasts more rain in north Bengal. [link]

17 June 2024. The Hindu: Heavy rain lashes most parts of Hyderabad on Monday afternoon. [link]

17 June 2024. The Times of India: Jharkhand weather forecast: Monsoon onset over state may be delayed, says IMD. [link]

17 June 2024. The Times of India: Rain, fresh landslides cut off north Bengal from Sikkim, hit rescue ops. [link]

17 June 2024. The Hindu Business Line: Rain deficit at 18% ahead of likely monsoon surge along West Coast this week. [link]

17 June 2024. The Times of India: Rain eludes Bhopal, day temperature high at 40; respite likely this week. [link]

16 June 2024. The Times of India: Heatwave-like situation in Nagpur, monsoon missing. [link]

16 June 2024. The Times of India: Expect widespread monsoon rain by June-end: Scientists. [link]

16 June 2024. The Times of India: Flood threat looms as torrential rain raises water level of Brahmaputra. [link]

16 June 2024. The Times of India: IMD forecasts partial rains revival in Maharashtra after June 19. [link]

15 June 2024. India Today: Heavy rains force cancellation of eight trains to Agartala and Barak Valley. [link]

14 June 2024. The Times of India: Monsoon likely to hit Jharkhand around June 19, rain deficiency rises to 54 percent. [link]

14 June 2024. Hindustan Times: Monsoon remains weak, further advance may take 3-4 days: IMD. [link]

13 June 2024. Hindustan Times: Monsoon may weaken, heatwave to intensify. [link]

10 June 2024. The Times of India: No rain in Satara, Sangli and Kolhapur dists, fog hinders travel in ghats. [link]

10 June 2024. The Times of India: Expect rain activity to pick up over next 2-3 days, says IMD. [link]

10 June 2024. The Times of India: Monsoon reaches Mumbai two days in advance. [link]

8 June 2024. The Times of India: Rains advance; orange alert for Kolhapur. [link]

7 June 2024. The Indian Express: Monsoon is yet to arrive in Pune. What was behind the heavy rain this morning? [link]

7 June 2024. The Times of India: Dust storm at end of hot, sultry day in city with 80% humidity. [link]

7 June 2024. Hindustan Times: Heavy rain in several parts of Kalaburagi district. [link]

7 June 2024. The Times of India: State to witness hot and humid weather till June 10: Met office. [link]

7 June 2024. The Times of India: Rain eludes city, but rural parts get some soaking. [link]

7 June 2024. The Hindu: Water levels go up as heavy rain lashes Belagavi district. [link]

7 June 2024. The Times of India: Rain turns weather pleasant for a while. [link]

7 June 2024. The Times of India: Monsoon march in Telangana, waterlogging woes worsen. [link]

7 June 2024. The Times of India: City set to get rain from Sunday onwards. [link]

7 June 2024: The Times of India: Monsoon arrives in Maharashtra, ‘onset’ over Mumbai in 3-4 days. [link]

6 June 2024. Hindustan Times: Ludhiana gets brief rain respite, max temp drops below 40°C. [link]

6 June 2024. India Today: Delhi gets brief rain respite, heatwave to prevail for next 4 days. [link]

6 June 2024. The Hindu: Rain, thunderstorms in Chennai, suburbs bring cool relief to residents. [link]

6 June 2024. The Times of India: Panaji wettest in state after monsoon’s arrival, 3°C slide brings some comfort. [link]

5 June 2024. The Times of India: Rain lashes city, roads submerged. [link]

5 June 2024. The Times of India: Pre-monsoon showers in Guj from June 7. [link]

5 June 2024. The Times of India: Mumbai welcomes season’s first pre-monsoon showers. [link]

1 June 2024. The Hindu Business Line: Southwest monsoon wreaks havoc in Kerala: Landslides and destruction reported. [link]

3 June 2024. The Times of India: Bengaluru rain breaks 133-year-old record for the wettest day in June. [link]

31 May 2024. The Times of India: West Bengal weather update: Monsoon likely to reach Kolkata after 1st week of June, says IMD. [link]

31 May 2024. The Times of India: Goa’s hopes cloud-high after monsoon’s early Kerala entry. [link]

31 May 2024. The Hindu: Southwest monsoon likely to hit Karnataka on June 2: IMD. [link]

31 May 2024. Hindustan Times: 2 killed in Assam due to floods caused by heavy rain amid Cyclone Remal aftermath. [link]

30 May 2024. The Times of India: Monsoon to hit T’gana between June 9 and 13. [link]

30 May 2024. Hindustan Times: Monsoon arrives in Kerala, most parts of northeast. [link]

30 May 2024. The Hindu: Southwest Monsoon has advanced into parts of T.N., says Met Department. [link]

29 May 2024. The Times of India: IMD predicts on-time onset of southwest monsoon in Andhra Pradesh. [link]

29 May 2024. The Hindu: Heavy rain brings misery in Kerala ahead of the onset of monsoon. [link]

29 May 2024. The Times of India: India records temperature at 50 degrees: Understanding the causes behind country’s extreme heatwave. [link]

27 May 2024. The Hindu: IMD retains ‘above normal’ forecast for monsoon. [link]