Delhi witnesses cold morning, temperature drops to 10.2°C

Delhi witnesses cold morning, temperature drops to 10.2°C

One day after Delhi received light showers, the national capital witnessed a windy and cold morning on Monday. The minimum temperature was recorded this morning at 10.2 degrees Celsius, one point above the average for the season. The city recorded 20 mm of rain in a 24-hour period. The maximum temperature is expected to be … Read more

Climate change: Mango blossoms ahead of time in Odisha

Climate change: Mango blossoms ahead of time in Odisha

Mango trees in Telangana and Odisha started sprouting in the third week of December, it will be early spring in 2023. According to experts, unseasonable rains and warmer-than-normal winters could be responsible for this. If seen, both unseasonal rains and warmer winters are signs of climate change. Mango blossoms in Odisha According to MD Subash … Read more

WMO urges to face climate and meteorological extremes

WMO urges to face climate and meteorological extremes

Disastrous events such as the floods in Pakistan, the prolonged drought in the Horn of Africa and the heat waves in Europe, this year showed the urgency of acting to face extreme weather and climate phenomena, the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) said this Friday 23rd Dec. Several dramatic weather disasters Throughout 2022 “we have been … Read more

Unprecedented snowfall in Japan, why this is happening?

Unprecedented snowfall in Japan, why this is happening?

Heavy snow was forecast in the northern and western parts of the country facing the Sea of Japan on Monday, The Japan Meteorological Agency said. The Meteorological department said heavy snowfall was mainly in Hokkaido and areas facing the Sea of Japan on the main island of Honshu and warnings were issued urging residents to … Read more

Why December is less cold this year?

'Never seen before' cold waves going to hit India, these parts will be affected

About two weeks into the month of December one of the coldest months of the year, there should have been at least some moderate snow on the Himalayan peaks, but hardly any snow at all due to the absence of a strong Western Disturbance. The temperature is higher than normal. December is less cold The … Read more

Extreme heatwave may break human survivability limit in India

Climate Change: 2022 was the fifth warmest year on record

India could experience intense heat waves that will break the limit of human survival, according to a World Bank report. The country has recorded several deaths due to intense heat waves in the past two decades. The World Bank report titled “Climate Investment Opportunities in India’s Cooling Sector” said the country is experiencing higher temperatures … Read more

Heatwave: Last month was fourth warmest October in 143 years

2023 projected to be one of hottest years on record on Earth

The signs of climate change continue. This week, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration of the United States (NOAA) published a statement warning that October 2022 was the fourth warmest October on record, that is, 143 years ago. As reported by that body, the temperature of the past month has only been exceeded by October … Read more

What is La Nina Winter that this winter is about to be?

Winter 2022-23 set to be another La Nina winter

For the upcoming winter season, a “Triple Dip La Nina” appears to be in the offing, and better yet, current sea surface temperatures show a strong La Nina event. There is a 76% chance of a La Nina during the Northern Hemisphere winter (December-February) 2022-23, favouring a transition to ENSO-neutral in February-April 2023 (57% chance). … Read more

242 days of extreme weather, Madhya Pradesh worst affected

extreme weather events in India

The report of the Center for Science and Environment has presented a detailed report on extreme weather events observed in India this year. This report shows that in the 9 months of the year 2022, 88 percent of the days were of extreme weather events in the country. That is, for 242 days of the … Read more

बेंगलुरू की बाढ़: ‘एक्सट्रीम वेदर इवेंट से निपटने के लिए हमारे शहर तैयार नहीं  ‘

Bengaluru floods rich affected

बेंगलुरु में हाल ही में हुई भीषण वर्षा के बाद हुई जल भराव की खबरों ने दुनिया भर में सुर्खियां बटोरी। तमाम लोगों को अपना घर छोड़ कर सुरक्षित स्थानों पर जाना पड़ा और इंटरनेट पर इस पूरे घटनाक्रम से जुड़े तमाम मीम्स और मज़ाक़ वायरल होते रहे। स्थिति वाकई कई मायनों में हास्यास्पद थी, मगर … Read more