Monsoon Forecast for Aug 15, 2018: Heavy Monsoon Rains In Odisha, Coastal Andhra, Coastal Karnataka, Kerala

August 14, 2018 3:58 PM |


The axis of Monsoon trough is presently passing through Sri Ganganagar, Hisar, Patiala, Delhi, Hamirpur, Daltonganj, Jamshedpur, across the center of low pressure area off West Bengal Coast towards East Central Bay of Bengal.

As a result, Monsoon remained vigorous over Coastal Karnataka, Kerala, parts of Odisha and Himachal Pradesh during the last 24 hours. Meanwhile, active Monsoon conditions were witnessed over Uttarakhand, Central Uttar Pradesh and Coastal Andhra Pradesh.

Major rainfall contribution came from Honavar that recorded 145 mm of rain, followed by Mandi 127 mm and Mahabaleshwar 117 mm.

As on August 13, the countrywide cumulative rainfall deficiency stood at -10%. At present, South India is the only pocket that is rain surplus by 2%, whereas East & Northeast India is the highest rain deficient pocket at -26%, followed by Northwest India at -4% and Central India at -7%.

During the next 24 hours, vigorous Monsoon conditions will prevail over Odisha and Coastal Andhra Pradesh. These areas could see moderate to heavy showers along with isolated very heavy rains.

Click the image below to see the live lightning and thunderstorm across IndiaRain in India

Monsoon will remain active over parts of Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Vidarbha, parts of Telangana, Coastal Karnataka and Kerala that might see light to moderate rainfall with few heavy spells.
Meanwhile, normal Monsoon rains are likely over Konkan & Goa, North & East Madhya Pradesh, many parts of Uttar Pradesh, parts of North Haryana and North Punjab, Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh, while it will remain subdued over the rest of the country.

Please Note: Any information picked from here should be attributed to


Weather Forecast

Other Latest Stories

Weather on Twitter
After #ChennaiWaterCrisis, #Delhi is also facing alarming cases of disappearing #groundwater.
Tuesday, June 25 22:30Reply
In the past 24 hours, Coastal #AndhraPradesh received moderate #rains with one or two heavy spells.
Tuesday, June 25 22:00Reply
#Rains will be picking up pace in the state from June 27. During this period a few good spells are possible in part…
Tuesday, June 25 21:00Reply
#Monsoon2019 has now covered entire #Maharashtra, South #Gujarat and some more parts of #MadhyaPradesh. #Monsoon
Tuesday, June 25 20:30Reply
Take a look at the #Weather and #Rain alert for cities and states of #India.
Tuesday, June 25 19:30Reply
Places like #Cherrapunji, #Shillong, #Guwahati, Goalpara, #Dhubri, Barpeta, New Bongaigaon and #Silchar are likely…
Tuesday, June 25 18:20Reply
RT @SkymetHindi: समग्र भारत का साप्ताहिक मौसम पूर्वानुमान: 24 जून से 30 जून, 2019 #hindi #hindinews #weatherupdate
Tuesday, June 25 17:25Reply
RT @SkymetHindi: उत्तराखंड, हिमाचल और कश्मीर में भारी बारिश की आशंका, भूस्खलन और जलभराव से फँस सकते हैं पर्यटक #hin
Tuesday, June 25 17:25Reply
RT @SkymetHindi: गुजरात के भुज, सूरत और अहमदाबाद में और बढ़ेगी बारिश, दस्तक देने के करीब मॉनसून #hindi #hindinews #…
Tuesday, June 25 17:25Reply
RT @SkymetHindi: मैदानी भागों में मंगलवार को 10 सबसे अधिक वर्षा वाले स्थान #hindi #hindinews #weatherupdate #weathe
Tuesday, June 25 17:25Reply

latest news

USAID Skymet Partnership

Skymet weather

Download the Skymet App

Our app is available for download so give it a try