Kerala to witness fresh spells of pre-Monsoon rain and thundershowers starting today

May 7, 2019 1:17 PM |

Pre Monsoon rain in Kerala

Intermittent light to scattered rains continued in Kerala throughout the pre- Monsoon season but these rains were not enough. Thus, as on May 6, Kerala is still rain deficient by 32%. Last week, the weather of Kerala was dry due to the formation of Cyclone Fani over Bay of Bengal as the moisture remained concentrated around that weather system leaving the state of Kerala dry.

Currently, a trough is extending from South Chhattisgarh up to Comorin area across Interior Tamil Nadu. Therefore, we expect rains to occur once again over Kerala for next few days. On May 7 and 8, ie today and tomorrow, the intensity would be light and scattered in nature. While on May 9 and 10, rains might decrease and become isolated. However, between May 11-14 another spell of pre-Monsoon rain and thundershowers would hit the region. But they would be light and scattered with one or two moderate spells on May 11 and 12. The intensity is expected to increase on May 13 and 14 and give some good spells during this period.

Despite rains, not much improvement is going to be seen in rainfall deficiency but these rains would certainly make the weather in the region a little comfortable. Generally, during the month of May, pre-Monsoon season picks up pace but in the absence of any significant weather activity, not much rains have been witnessed.

Image Credit: Reuters

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
दिल्ली, नोएडा, गुरुग्राम, गाज़ियाबाद और फ़रीदाबाद में हवा की गुणवत्ता हुई है साफ। प्रदूषण से मिली है बड़ी राहत। ले…
Sunday, November 17 18:30Reply
आपकी जानकारी के लिए बता दें कि पंजाब और हरियाणा 15 जून से पहले यानि मॉनसून आने से पहले धान की बुआई को इसलिए रोका ग…
Sunday, November 17 18:00Reply
The upper reaches of Ladakh and eastern parts of #Jammu and #Kashmir may receive short spell of light rains during…
Sunday, November 17 17:30Reply
Night temperatures will also follow a decreasing trend during the next two to three days over the western…
Sunday, November 17 17:30Reply
मिनी मॉनसून यानी उत्तर पूर्वी मानसून दक्षिण भारत के राज्यों पर सक्रिय रहने वाला है, जिसके चलते अनेक स्थानों पर बारि…
Sunday, November 17 17:00Reply
अब पूरे सप्ताह तक राजस्थान में मौसम शुष्क बना रहने की संभावना है। अगले 24 घंटों के दौरान, उत्तरी दिशा से चलने वाली…
Sunday, November 17 16:09Reply
Major cities of #Chennai and #Bengaluru would also see #Monsoon #rains, wherein the former would see moderate rains…
Sunday, November 17 15:30Reply
As per weathermen, #Monsoon rains of light to moderate rains would persist for another 2-3 days over Kerala, Coasta…
Sunday, November 17 15:30Reply
Some scientists believe that there is a connection between a warmer planet and cold blasts of weather like the one…
Sunday, November 17 15:00Reply
It’s not even mid-November and already multiple towns in North America are witnessing icy cold weather. It has alre…
Sunday, November 17 15:00Reply

latest news

Skymet weather

Download the Skymet App

Our app is available for download so give it a try