Weather Forecast March 18: Rain in Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha, West Bengal and northeastern states

March 17, 2019 9:48 PM |

To begin with North India, the feeble Western Disturbance lies over Jammu and Kashmir. Thus, light rain will affect over isolated places in the higher reaches of Jammu and Kashmir, East Himachal Pradesh and North Uttarakhand. Weather in Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, Delhi and West Uttar Pradesh will remain dry.

Moving to East/Northeast India, a cyclonic circulation is seen over central parts of Assam and a trough is extending from this system to Jharkhand across Sub-Himalayan West Bengal and Bihar.

Therefore, light to moderate rainfall activity will occur over Bihar, Jharkhand, West Bengal and northeastern states. Odisha will also receive scattered rain and thundershowers.

In central India, a cyclonic circulation is seen over Chhattisgarh and adjoining parts of Vidarbha. A trough is running from this system towards South India. In the wake of these weather systems, isolated rains will occur over Chhattisgarh and parts of Vidarbha. Dry weather will prevail over rest of Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat.

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

Lastly in South India, a cyclonic circulation lies over North Interior Karnataka. A trough is running from this system to Coastal Karnataka. Therefore, temperatures will increase over Karnataka. Weather in rest all parts of South India will remain mainly dry and very warm. However, due to the trough extending across Comorin region, parts of South Kerala and South Coastal Tamil Nadu may receive light rain.

Any information taken from here should be credited to



Weather Forecast

Other Latest Stories

Weather on Twitter
Light #rain along with #lightning in #Noida. #Delhi #NCR to witness these #PreMonsoon #weather activities for next…
Friday, May 24 00:38Reply
While the estimated #SeaLevelRise of two metres is plausible, it is something which should make humans think and ta…
Thursday, May 23 21:45Reply
In the coming days, patchy pre-Monsoon #weather activities might occur in parts of #Kolkata.
Thursday, May 23 20:45Reply
In the remaining days of May, no #rainfall activity is forecast for #SouthIndia except for the region of South Inte…
Thursday, May 23 20:15Reply
Thursday, May 23 19:43Reply
PM #Modi's convoy which headed from his residence to the BJP HQ welcomed by #DelhiRains. A pleasant and rainy welco…
Thursday, May 23 19:18Reply
Watch out Senior Anchor Devendra Tripathi talk about Delhi rains #rains #delhirains #weather
Thursday, May 23 18:40Reply
#Hailstorm and #rain being observed at few places in #Delhi and NCR. #Traffic disruption reported from some places.…
Thursday, May 23 18:34Reply
Raining in #Noida, expect the evening to get better. #Rain #Delhi #DelhiRains
Thursday, May 23 18:31Reply

latest news

USAID Skymet Partnership

Skymet weather

Download the Skymet App

Our app is available for download so give it a try