• Southwest India with the highest yearly rainfall for 150 years

    Coast of Arabian sea in India has received this year extreme amount of precipitation. The most of this coastal territory falls into state Kerala. It is only mid-September and precipitation amount in Kerala in the next two to three days will reach 2000 mm (80 inches) /https://www.financialexpress.com/lifestyle/science/kerala-rainfall-may-receive-record-rainfall-in-150-years/2082663//. It will be ...
  • Indian late summer monsoon the worst in history, 304 killed only in 2 states, activity ...

    Rainfall has been 25% more than normal in August in India, which India Meteorological Department (IMD) is the highest for the month in 44 years (since available statistics). The previous highest in August was recorded in 1983, when rain was 23.8% more than the normal. The latest fatalities for Madhya ...
  • Monsoon low in India as a tropical storm?

    As we pointed in latest article /https://mkweather.com/2020/08/22/indian-monsoon-currently-almost-50-more-stronger-as-usual-highest-monsoon-rain-of-the-season-recorded-last-week//, Indian monsoon is very strong these days (and season). Monsoon activity is shifting and late summer monsoon is recently ending around 17. September, while before decades, last monsoon rains were dated till 1. September of the year in average. Current monsoon is so ...
  • Indian monsoon currently almost 50% more stronger as usual: Highest monsoon rain of the season ...

    The week of August 13 to 19 recorded 42% excess rain compared to the long period average (LPA) for the week, according to India Meteorological Department data. This is the highest rainfall received in a week during this monsoon. The average rainfall recorded during the August 13 to 19 week ...
  • Extreme monsoon in India: Crashed plane in heavy rain (18 killed), landslide in neighbourhood (15 ...

    Only on Thursday we brought information about extremely strong monsoon in India, mainly in Mumbai region /https://mkweather.com/2020/08/06/the-strongest-late-monsoon-rain-ever-mumbai-faces-historical-floods-332-mm-24-hours// and already next day, on Friday, 7. August 2020, heavy rain caused airplane tragedy southerly from Mumbai. The plane carrying 190 passengers and crew slid off the runway after landing. At least 18 ...
  • The strongest late monsoon rain ever: Mumbai faces historical floods, 332 mm/24 hours

    Breaking its all-time record of the highest 24-hour rain in August on Wednesday, 5.8. 2020, the Mumbai observatory recorded 331,8 mm rain - highest in 46 years. The Mumbai observatory was set up in 1841, while the archive data is available from 1974. 230 mm of rain dropped during 10 ...