Wednesday 17th April 2024
×
Wednesday 17th April 2024
×
गृहपृष्ठNepalMonsoon to stay around one more week

Monsoon to stay around one more week


KATHMANDU : Nepal will be bearing with the monsoon season for an additional week.Meteorologist Nirajan Sapkota said that monsoon has begun its departure from the western parts of the country.

“It will take one week for the monsoon which has started to dissipate from the western parts of the country to reach the eastern parts,” he said, adding that the exit of the monsoon starts from the western part and concludes in the east.

The rainy season of monsoon had finished early in the first week of October last year. Although September 23 is the normal time for monsoon’s exit, since the last two to three years it has ended slightly late in the first week of October.

The weather at present is partly cloudy in the hilly region of the country. It will be generally cloudy in State 1, Bagmati state, Gandaki state and State 5 tonight and partly cloudy in the rest of the states with the possibility of light rain in some places of State 1, Bagmati state, Gandaki state, Karnali state and State 5.

As per the Meteorological Forecasting Division’s weather update, the minimum temperature in Kathmandu Valley today was 18.8 degrees Celsius and the maximum temperature was 30.4 degrees Celsius. Similarly, the minimum temperature throughout the country today was recorded in Jumla at 12.6 degrees Celsius while the highest temperature of 34.7 degrees Celsius was recorded in Nepalgunj.





Write your comments