Winter

Mercury drops in Quetta
Pakistan

Mercury drops in Quetta

QUETTA: Blowing cold winds in Quetta and other areas of Balochistan on Sunday morning, announcing about upcoming...
Published 25 Sep, 2023 06:34am
Another cold wave likely to hit Karachi in last week of January: report
Pakistan

Another cold wave likely to hit Karachi in last week of January: report

  • The Pakistan Meteorological Department has predicted cold and dry weather in the city as minimum temperature recorded at 10.0 ºCelsius.
  • Minimum temperature was recorded -14 Celsius in Skardu, -12 at Gopis, Astore and Leh, -08 at Anantnag, -07 at Bagrote, -06 in Gilgit, Hunza and Srinagar, -05 in Shopian, Parachinar and Ziarat.
Published 18 Jan, 2021 01:44pm
Cold wave like to last few more days in Karachi: Met office
Pakistan

Cold wave like to last few more days in Karachi: Met office

  • The maximum temperature during the day could remain between 24 – 26 ºCelsius in the port city today.
  • Rain-thunderstorm (with snowfall over hills) is expected in Islamabad, upper and central Punjab, upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Gilgit-Baltistan and Kashmir.
Published 05 Jan, 2021 01:58pm
Indian farmers vow to carry on protests despite cold, deaths
World

Indian farmers vow to carry on protests despite cold, deaths

  • Tens of thousands of Indian farmers, protesting over agricultural laws that they say threaten their livelihoods, have vowed to carry on their around-the-clock sit-ins despite cold weather that has already led to some deaths among them.
  • Since late November, when thousands of farmers arrived in trucks and tractors to camp out on the borders of New Delhi, nearly 30 people have died, several of them as a result of freezing weather, farmers said.
Published 21 Dec, 2020 05:31pm
Karachi’s mercury could drop to 3 degrees this winter
Pakistan

Karachi’s mercury could drop to 3 degrees this winter

  • “In coming two to three days, Karachi residents will have to take out their jackets and blankets again,” predicts Jawad Memon.
    • Last week, Pakistan Metrological Department (PMD) predicted a cold wave is expected to hit Karachi in second week of the month.
Published 09 Dec, 2020 01:55pm
Cold wave likely to hit Karachi in next week of December
Pakistan

Cold wave likely to hit Karachi in next week of December

  • The minimum temperature today in the port city has been recorded 17.5 Celsius as northeastern winds blowing in the city with nine kilometers per hour speed.
  • The PMD stated that temperatures across the country will drastic fall from December 15.
Published 05 Dec, 2020 12:44pm