Skymet weather

Dust storm, rain in Bikaner, Alwar, Churu, Sikar likely for next 24 to 48 hours

May 23, 2019 12:15 PM |

Rajasthan Rains

Rajasthan has been seeing on and off rain and dust storm activities for the past few days. Moreover, a Western Disturbance is at present over Jammu and Kashmir and will persist for the next 24 to 48 hours. The system has induced a Circulation over Southwest Rajasthan which is likely to give rains in Punjab and Haryana.

Thus, light to moderate rain and thundershowers along with dust storm activities are likely over North and Central Rajasthan along with northeastern Rajasthan. While Sri Ganganagar, Hanumangarh, Bikaner, Jaipur, Churu, Jhunjhunu, Sikar, Alwar, Sawai Madhopur are expected to receive isolated to scattered activities in the next 24 to 48 hours, Jodhpur, Barmer and Nagaur will remain dry.

Also Read: Dust storm, rain in Delhi, Noida, Gurugram, Faridabad, Ghaziabad

Thereafter, weather is likely to become dry and hot and the rest of May will not see weather activities as Western Disturbances may not be observed over the region anytime soon.

The state of Rajasthan is the only state in India which is at present in the category of large surplus in terms of rain. West Rajasthan is surplus by 113 percent and East Rajasthan is observing a surplus of 101 percent.

In the month of May, and later parts of April, on and off Western Disturbances had approached the Western Himalayan region inducing Cyclonic Circulations sometimes over West, North or at times over Central Rajasthan region.

Thus, on and off thunderstorm and dust storm activities were a regular feature over many areas of Rajasthan. However, dust storm activities were not very severe as compared to last year when severe dust storm activities had resulted in many casualties as well. Moreover, this time, rain and thundershowers were the dominating factors which led to surplus rains in Rajasthan. Its effect was felt over eastern parts of Rajasthan as well.

Image Credit: Narendra Bhawan

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
The #Kolkata city is also set to witness some rains. #weather #WeatherUpdate #monsoon #Monsoon2019 t.co/TObEEb5wSy
Sunday, August 25 18:11Reply
North 24 Parganas, South 24 Parganas, Canning, Midnapore, Purulia, Jamshedpur, Ranchi, Gumla, Hazaribagh might expe… t.co/CzbqCAPLhl
Sunday, August 25 18:11Reply
Light to moderate rains will continue to affect many places over Gangetic #WestBengal and Southern parts of… t.co/vBOq2hUuIa
Sunday, August 25 18:09Reply
Sub-division wise Monsoon rainfall comparison b/w July and August. #Monsoon2019 #monsoon #weather #WeatherUpdatet.co/SVPNlEmQ3u
Sunday, August 25 17:41Reply
The past four consecutive weeks in August has seen surplus Monsoon rains. #monsoon #Monsoon2019 #weathert.co/6vmrulXKNo
Sunday, August 25 17:39Reply
July had ended with a countrywide deficit of 9%, but vigorous #Monsoon conditions took the rains to a surplus of 3%… t.co/su4t76rUF5
Sunday, August 25 17:36Reply
After four consecutive weeks of surplus Monsoon rains, India heads towards deficit week #Monsoon2019 #monsoont.co/VK0Ls1RDo7
Sunday, August 25 17:33Reply
During the last 24 hours from 8:30 am on Friday, #Mumbai has seen 11 mm of rains. Since morning also, sporadic… t.co/Mg3snyzFlw
Sunday, August 25 17:30Reply
Mumbaikars woke up to a pleasant morning as Mumbai #Monsoon rains continued to drench the city on Saturday as well.… t.co/m9SD9EDMxQ
Sunday, August 25 17:30Reply
#Bhopal, #Indore, #Ujjain, #Khargone, #Dhar, #Hoshangabad and #Ratlam will witness heavy rains, during the next 24… t.co/qLd2gbFoW3
Sunday, August 25 17:26Reply

latest news

Skymet weather

Download the Skymet App

Our app is available for download so give it a try