Updated on May 22 at 6:15 PM: As predicted by Skymet Weather, Kolkata has recorded very heavy rains to the tune of 61 mm in span of mere three hours from 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm. Not only this, these heavy showers are still going on over the region along with some squally winds.
According to weathermen, the radar showers that intense rains and thundershowers will continue to lash the region for another couple of hours.
In wake of these pre-Monsoon activities, the weather has gone extremely pleasant. The maximum temperature, which had reached 34°C in the afternoon, witnessed a steep drop and is presently settling at 24°C.
Further, we expect weather conditions to remain conducive for more spells of rain and thundershowers during the next 24 hours as well.
Updated on May 22 at 2:15 PM:The city of joy Kolkata recorded good pre-Monsoon rains in the past few days though the weather remained dry during the last two days. The city of Kolkata recorded 21 mm of rain on May 19.