Chennai rains have been wreaking havoc for quite some time now. While the city did record three-digit rains of 169 mm three days ago, 41 mm of rainfall was recorded thereafter on both the days. However, it was the last 24 hours which happened to be record breaking for the entire city.
In a span of 24 hours from 8:30 am on Thursday, Nungambakkam observatory in Chennai recorded a whopping 183 mm of rainfall. Along with this, very heavy showers have also been witnessed at the Minambakkam observatory to the tune of 141 mm.