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Low temperatures in
For the rest ,A FROZEN WORLD!! Jan 2010
U.K.froze to record temps in Jan with th
e lowest at -18c.
10c minimum and -8c as the maximum.
37 below at
37 below at
Longest cold spell in the
"Arctic air and record snow falls gripped the northern hemisphere yesterday, inflicting hardship and havoc from
"There were few precedents for the global sweep of extreme cold and ice that killed dozens in
But, in the Sub-Continent, March and April started heating up, very fast to Heat Wave levels.
West was hot with Mumbai and
Elsewhere, in the sub-continent, heat waves baked large regions in March, with
Nawabshah at 44.5c and Mumbai Scruz saw 38c.
As the Heat Wave continues in the Sub-Continent, new "highs" in the minimum temperatures, for 18th.April were recorded, they were as much as +12c above the normal in Jammu, and +11c above normal in Hissar.Many other places report minimums at +4 to +8c above normal.
Hissar Max:44.1 (+07) Min:30.8 (+11).
May sets records in heat. Mohan jo Daro becomes the hottest ever in
June Monsoon relief:
With a good monsoon overall, after 2 drought years,there was relief from the heat too. Mumbai rains almost at all time high, just 135 mms short.
Many places touch high records in rainfall, specially in the North and Gujarat with
July was a hot month in
August Heat Wave : in
The mercury hit 37.2C in Joensuu in eastern
Sooner than expected, Winter restarted in North with an early October snow. All the higher reaches of
New low pressure records for the continental
The 2010 Atlantic storm season was twice as active as normal but what really amazed forecasters was that a record 12 hurricanes formed but never made landfall in the United States. The hurricanes and 19 named tropical storms over the
December started of with below normal cold nights in Central and northern
And, a strong W.D. ends the year with copious snowfall in the entire North, and snow in the lower hills too.
The current La Niña developed quickly in June and July 2010, following the dissipation of the 2009/2010 El Niño in April. Since August the event has been moderate to strong.
Moderate to strong La Niña conditions are now well established in the equatorial