India Monsoon Update: IMD said that the withdrawal of Southwest Monsoon from Northwest India and parts of Kutch during the next two days. Conditions are becoming favorable for According to the department, India had received more than seven percent rainfall, but eight states including Uttar Pradesh and Bihar received less rainfall, which may reduce agricultural production this kharif season.
Jharkhand, Delhi, Punjab, Tripura, Mizoram and Manipur are the other states which have recorded less rainfall. The southwest monsoon season starts from 1st June and continues till 30th September. India received 872.7 mm of rain between June 1 and September 19, which is 7 percent more than the normal rainfall of 817.2 mm during the period.
Delhi also received less rain?
Delhi has also received relatively less rain this year. In the month of June, where there was 67 percent less rain than normal, in August there was 82 percent less rain. So there was no improvement even in the month of September. According to the Meteorological Department, this year, West Delhi district received the least rainfall in the monsoon season. It recorded 63 percent less rain than normal.