Srinagar- A number of components of Jammu and Kashmir, together with Srinagar metropolis, witnessed the warmest January in 43 years, the Meteorological Centre Srinagar’s information mentioned.
When it comes to snowfall or rains, Srinagar metropolis witnessed the second driest January previously 4 many years, recording a mere 3.0 mm of precipitation within the month this 12 months, it mentioned.
The bottom precipitation in the summertime capital of Jammu and Kashmir was recorded in January 2018 when only one.2 mm of rainfall or snow came about.
In response to information, the imply Tmax (most temperature) recorded in January over Srinagar station was 11.9 levels Celsius whereas for Gulmarg in north Kashmir and Banihal in Ramban district, it was 5.7 levels Celsius and 16.9 levels Celsius respectively.
Jammu metropolis recorded the bottom imply most temperature for the primary month of the 12 months in over 4 many years, it mentioned.
That is the best imply most temperature for the month of January for these stations previously 43 years, the MeT centre mentioned in a publish on X.
“2024 January was one of many driest and warmest January within the final 43 years for a lot of the stations of J-Okay besides the stations of plains of Jammu (Jammu, Samba and Kathua),” it added.
It mentioned Jammu station, alternatively, noticed a imply most temperature of 13.4 levels Celsius in January, which is the bottom since 1983.
The imply minimal temperature for January noticed over Srinagar, Jammu, Gulmarg and Banihal have been minus 3.2 levels Celsius, 5.5 levels Celsius, minus 3.9 levels Celsius and 0.1 levels Celsius respectively.
“The 2024 imply Tmin is without doubt one of the highest for Gulmarg within the final 43 years,” the MET centre mentioned.
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