Wednesday, January 31, 2018

West Coast got baked with dry heat due to easterlies triggered by HPA sitting over West India.

Mumbai & Ratnagiri in spite being a coastal place, sees just 13% humidity in afternoon time !

Some max temp from the region below for today dated 31st Jan 2018:

Mangalore & Punalur 36.6°C
Ratnagiri & Karwar 36.2°C (4c above normal temp for this time of year)
Mumbai(Colaba) & Mangalore AP 36.0°C
Alibaug 35.8°C (7c above normal temp for this time of year)
Mumbai(Santacruz) 35.8°C (5c above normal temp for this time of year)
Surat & Vengurla 35.6°C
Harnai 35.5°C (7c above normal temp for this time of year)
Dahanu 35.4°C (Today’s Dahanu max equals with the all-time highest record for Jan which was recorded on 17th Jan 1967)
Panaji 35.3°C
Cochin Nedumbassery AP 35.2°C
Honavar 35.0°C

With clear sky and dry weather there is also heat escape in atmosphere by night, so this creates huge difference between min & max temp!

Here are some max & min temp difference below for today dated 31st Jan 2018:

Karjat(AWS) 35.2c/12.2c.. Temp Difference of 23°C
Palghar(AWS) 35.3c/13.7c.. Temp Difference of 21.6°C
Nashik 31c/9.4c.. Temp Difference of 21.6°C
Vengurla 35.6c/14.3c..Temp Difference of 21.3°C
Pune 30.3c/9.6c.. Temp Difference of 20.7°C
Badlapur(private reading) 34.1c/13.5c.. Temp Difference of 20.6°C
Mumbai 35.8c/16.4c.. Temp Difference of 19.4°C
Surat 35.6c/16.4c.. Temp Difference of 19.2°C
Dahanu 35.4c/17.8c.. Temp Difference of 17.6°C
Alibaug 35.8c/18.4c.. Temp Difference of 17.4°C


rajesh said...

Nice info... Interesting

Abhijit Modak said...

Thanks Rajesh Sir


Nice info


I think lowest ever was in jan 2007. With 2.8mm

sset said...

Most area of concern is SE India -entire oct-dec was nem failure, even jan/feb is going dry...

Konkani Don said...

This year summer started early?
I am waiting for monsoon.

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