Chennai is all set to see a rainy few days ahead as break Monsoon conditions take over

July 10, 2019 5:23 PM |

Chennai Rains

The city of Chennai along with the state of Tamil Nadu is observing a deficiency since last Monsoon which carried over to the Post Monsoons season, the winters, and Pre Monsoon. Now, Southwest Monsoon so far for Tamil Nadu continues to be deficient.

However, good news is in cars as the city of Chennai is all set to see some rains. Now, the Monsoon trough is shifting towards the foothills of the Himalayas resulting in the break Monsoon conditions. During this time, Monsoon goes bleak in other parts and rains remain confined to Northeast India .

During the break Monsoon conditions, Tamil Nadu and Chennai see some rains. Similarly, rain in Chennai is also on cards. The last 24 hours have seen Chennai recording 4 mm of rains and for the next 4-5 days, i.e. until July 15, some rainfall activity is expected. Thereafter, another good spell is expected for Chennai around July 18 and 19.

The month of June has been deficient for the city of Chennai with the state capital recording 44 mm of rains against 55.8 mm, resulting in the deficiency of 20 percent. Thereafter, even the first few days of July, have remained deficient with rains being on the lower side which resulted in the deficiency to 38 percent.

The state of Tamil Nadu is at present deficient by 49 percent. For the state of Tamil Nadu, rains are not very intense during the Southwest Monsoon season. In fact, the state lies in the rain shadow area and the city of Chennai also does not see enough rains.

This is not a rainy season and the rains remain in the double digit in June and only July onward, three digit rains are seen. The maximum rainfall that the city receives is during the months of October and November.

Image Credit: wikipedia

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

For accurate weather forecast and updates, download Skymet Weather (Android App | iOS App) App.

Weather Forecast

Other Latest Stories

Weather on Twitter
Monday, September 16 08:29Reply
During the next 3 to 4 days, light to moderate #rains are likely over North #TamilNadu, #Karnataka, #Kerala and…
Sunday, September 15 21:30Reply
Light to moderate #rains are likely over #Assam, #ArunachalPradesh and Sub-Himalayan #WestBengal during the next 36…
Sunday, September 15 21:00Reply
RT @SkymetHindi: वाराणसी, प्रयागराज, मिर्जापुर, जौनपुर, प्रतापगढ़, अयोध्या, गोरखपुर, बलिया, लखनऊ, कानपुर, चित्रकूट सहित उत्तर प्रदेश के पू…
Sunday, September 15 20:44Reply
RT @SkymetHindi: उत्तर प्रदेश और बिहार सहित पूर्वी भारत के भागों में सक्रिय रहेगा मॉनसून। पटना, गया, वाराणसी, मिर्ज़ापुर, प्रयागराज, गोरखपु…
Sunday, September 15 20:37Reply
Heavy showers are possible at some places over Southwest #MadhyaPradesh. Chances of #rains in #Mumbai, #Delhi,…
Sunday, September 15 20:32Reply
Very warm weather conditions were prevailing over Delhi and NCR since the last few days. So much so that #Delhi rec…
Sunday, September 15 18:21Reply
Hence, light rainfall activity will be further affecting over #Delhi and adjoining regions. #Rains of light intensi…
Sunday, September 15 18:20Reply
According to the rainfall data available with #Skymet from June 1 to September 14, Gangetic #WestBengal is rain def…
Sunday, September 15 17:00Reply
Places like Cooch Behar, Jalpaiguri, New Jalpaiguri, Siliguri, Dinajpur, Malda would experience moderate to heavy s…
Sunday, September 15 17:00Reply

latest news

Skymet weather

Download the Skymet App

Our app is available for download so give it a try