Monsoon 2019: Mumbai Monsoon misses onset date, Pre Monsoon rains to intensify

June 10, 2019 5:37 PM |

Mumbai Rain

Its June 10, and Monsoon in Mumbai has missed its usual onset date. Until now, very significant Pre Monsoon rains in Mumbai have also not made their appearance. Yesterday, some scattered rains were seen in some areas of the city.

These rains can be attributed to a potential Cyclone coming up in the Arabian Sea, not very far from Coast, currently it is some 300 km away from the coast. In fact, when the system moves north northwestwards, the system will be 300-400 km away from the coast.

Southwest Monsoon onset is associated with change in winds which become strong and southerly, along with good rains. The advancement of Monsoon follows a certain pattern, and it not only covers the coastline but also the interiors simultaneously.

Currently, Monsoon air mass on the coast is alright, but there is nothing of that sort in the interiors including Andhra Pradesh, Telangana as well as Maharashtra. Usually, by June 10, temperatures in Maharashtra should take a dip, however, at present, temperatures in Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Telangana are settling in the 40s.

The flavour of Monsoon comes with changes in parameters that includes the Pre Monsoon activity continuing for a couple of days, temperatures should drop, and clouding should be seen which is the case on the coast but not in the interiors. .

The advancement of Monsoon is not done in isolation, and along with the coast, the interiors have to commensurate so that the onset can be declared over both the parts.

Monsoon in Mumbai will have to wait in view of the progress over Peninsular India stalled. Monsoon is currently sluggish, and weak. However, Pre Monsoon rain in Mumbai will increase in view of the Cyclone brewing in the Arabian Sea, which means some good showers for the city.

Image Credit: Live Mint

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






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

Weather Forecast

Other Latest Stories




Weather on Twitter
This year likewise last year, early snowfall activity has been a sight. The first snow in November this year was wi… t.co/c2FHa1RCod
Monday, November 18 17:00Reply
#Hindi: नया वेस्टर्न डिस्ट्रबेंस के प्रभाव से जम्मू कश्मीर, लदाख, हिमाचल प्रदेश और उत्तराखंड में बर्फ़बारी| दिल्ली… t.co/UjeDda45xj
Monday, November 18 16:45Reply
Dry weather conditions will continue to prevail in North India till the next Western Disturbance whose arrival is e… t.co/AHSFkYktcn
Monday, November 18 16:35Reply
The #NortheastMonsoon is likely to be active this week almost over all its subdivisions. The Monsoon activities wil… t.co/EZxeJmzyb7
Monday, November 18 16:30Reply
#Hindi: चेन्नई सहित तमिल नाडु के कई भागों में हल्की से मध्यम बारिश के संभावना | तेलंगाना, उत्तरी आंध्र प्रदेश और उ… t.co/hb6zW60aAy
Monday, November 18 16:15Reply
#weatherfortheweekahead: Let us take a look at the #weatherforecast for the week: t.co/6GDd7yAJzq
Monday, November 18 16:00Reply
#Marathi: परिपक्व तांदूळ व कापूस पिकांची कापणी सुरू ठेवा आणि कापणी केलेली वस्तू / उत्पादन सुरक्षित ठिकाणी ठेवा. रब्… t.co/Gd5vGmJJ32
Monday, November 18 15:45Reply
The storm is a very slow moving one and is also expected to get a Typhoon status very soon, which is in the next 12… t.co/qFDfNnnwKw
Monday, November 18 15:32Reply
RT @SkymetAQI: One of the best day for Noida Sector 125, as the #AirPollution is lowest of this season. Even though the AQI is still on the…
Monday, November 18 15:28Reply
RT @SkymetAQI: According to our meteorologists, #AQI would settle in the ‘moderate’ category for a large portion of #Delhi and NCR area for…
Monday, November 18 15:28Reply

latest news

Skymet weather

Download the Skymet App

Our app is available for download so give it a try