Tamil Nadu Weather – Hot day on the cards for North TN

Yesterday was another extremely hot day for Chennai with Nungambakkam crossing 39 Degrees almost 3 degrees above normal.  The sea breeze that set in around afternoon was weak which pretty much did not help the situation. Last evening saw isolated rains over North Interior Tamil Nadu with a few places in Vellore, Tiruvallur & Krishnagiri […]

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Chennai Weather – A Hot Day with possible evening rains

As the monsoon takes a break from most part of west coast the east coast gets active from possible thunderstorms during the evenings, providing much needed rains and respite from hot weather. Yesterday saw many places around Tambaram and south of it get good rains.  Our fellow blogger Raijinweather’s weather station near Kelambakkam recorded more […]

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Chennai Weather – Warm Day with rains in the evening

Last evening many places in Chennai saw spells of rains from thunderstorms that formed in interior North Tamil Nadu / South AP as they moved over the city from West to East.   After 3 / 4 days of near misses for #Chennai the spells of rains did not miss the city last evening.

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Tamil Nadu Weather – Isolated Late Evening Rains in North TN

As Chennai continues to experience warm days the evenings are becoming extremely uncomfortable due to the absence / weak sea breeze.  In a strange sequence of events the last couple of days has seen thunderstorms alternatively providing rains to places about 30 kms North & South of Chennai while the Chennaites continue to wait a […]

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Southwest Monsoon 2015 – Summary So Far

Did you know Chennai is 1 of 5 districts in South India to be classified as received Scanty Rains (less than 60% of normal) so far this Southwest Monsoon Season 2015. On the other hand did you know East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya has received 240 cm rains so far this June.  That’s about […]

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Chennai Weather – Warm Day, Possible Rains in the evening

Chennai saw another day where both City and Airport Observatories record High 38 Degrees yesterday.  It was another day of late sea breeze which set in around 5:30 in the evening.  The saving grace was fairly strong sea breeze which brought down the temperature drastically in a matter of less than an hour.

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Tamil Nadu Weather – Moderate Heatwave in Coastal Plains

The last couple of days has seen Chennai having fairly high day time temperature with strong westerly winds blowing along the surface.  Last two days Chennai is seeing more than 100⁰F with yesterday both City and Airport Observatories crossing 101⁰F.   Most places of North Coastal Tamil Nadu saw similar temperatures.

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Chennai Weather – Warm Days Back

After a few days of pleasant climate Chennai is back to its summer mode.  Yesterday the temperature crossed 37 Degrees making it an uncomfortable day coupled with the late sea breeze arrival. The strongest phase of Southwest Monsoon is normally the most uncomfortable period for Chennai Weather wise due to strong surface level westerlies preventing […]

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Chennai Weather – The last day of Mini Winter

The last few days Chennai Weather was comfortable right through the day with early mornings and evenings extremely pleasant as well.  Traditionally June is one of the most uncomfortable months for Chennai due to the late onset of sea breeze during this period.  But we have been lucky with weather this week thanks to the […]

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Southwest Monsoon vigorous over West Coast

The first active spell of Southwest Monsoon is underway over the West Coast of India.  The entire West coast is getting widespread rains with the Konkan Coast bearing the brunt of rains.  A lot of places have received in excess of 100 mm rains with Santa Cruz in Mumbai receiving almost 25 cms rains in […]

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