Chennai Weather – Possible Rainy days on the cards

After entire last week saw Chennai Weather notch continuous 40s last couple of days we have seen temperatures around 38°s’ for Chennai .  Crucially Nungambakkam is slowly getting to have lower than Meenambakkam which possibly indicates a back to normal days on the cards.

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Chennai Weather – Rains Finally after a Hot Week

In what could be a record that may never get broken in our life time Chennai saw 40.3°C yesterday, that is 7 days now in row the day time max temperature has hit 40 in Nungambakkam.  While we have still not broken the 100 year old record it is going to be extremely difficult to […]

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Chennai Weather Extreme Heatwave continues

Yesterday #Chennai came very close to reaching the highest temperature recorded during July.  Nungambakkam recorded 41.0°C  just off the max recorded on 4th July 1915, a good hundred years ago, which was 41.1°C.  In the last 10 years Chennai has received 6 straight days of 40°+ temperatures only once that was during Peak Summer in […]

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Southwest Monsoon – How Critical is July?

Today’s Business Line has carried an article on How Critical is July to the performance of Southwest Monsoon, based on a study done by us https://www.thehindubusinessline.com/industry-and-economy/agri-biz/poor-july-rain-may-lead-to-below-normal-monsoon-overall-says-study/article7395871.ece. The complete study is given below

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Chennai Weather – The Start to the End of Heatwave

Yesterday was the third straight day Chennai city saw temperatures cross 40°C,  like day before both City & Airport observatories recorded beyond 40°C with city recording  40.7°C the highest of this month and Airport recording 40.3°C the highest of the month.

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Chennai Weather – Extreme Heat Alert

Yesterday was the 3rd day this July Chennai saw temperature exceeding 40⁰C with both the observatories recording above 40⁰C for the first time this July.  Pondicherry continues to be under extreme heat wave conditions with second consecutive day of 40.9⁰C.  Yesterday also saw Cuddalore touch 40⁰C for the first time this July.

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