Saturday, January 25, 2020
Home National Temperature plunges on weekend in Karachi

Temperature plunges on weekend in Karachi

KARACHI: The ongoing cold wave will persist in Karachi till January 20 to 21 as the minimum temperature will further drop on Friday and Saturday, an official of the weather department said today. The minimum temperature in city will likely to plunge to 06 degree Celsius on Friday and Saturday nights, Pakistan Meteorological Department spokesperson Anjum Nazeer said. The minimum temperature in Karachi will be 7.5 degree Celsius today, while the maximum temperature will remain between 21-23 degree Celsius. Cold and dry weather will prevail today as northerly/ northeasterly winds are blowing with a speed of 20 kilometers per hour, the met office said. Mainly cold and dry weather is expected in most parts of the country, while very cold in upper areas and north Balochistan. However, cloudy weather with light rain and snowfall over hills is expected in Gilgit Baltistan and Kashmir. Widespread rain occurred in districts of Kashmir, Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, GilgitBaltistan while at scattered places in districts of north Balochistan in past 24 hours. Snowfall also recorded in Kalam, Malam Jabba, Murree, Bunji, Astore, Chillas, Chitral, Drosh, Skardu, Bagrote, Parachinar and Dir. Fog is likely to prevail in Gujranwala, Lahore, Sargodha, Faisalabad, Sahiwal, Multan, Bahawalpur, Bahawalnagar, Rahim Yar Khan and DG Khan districts of Punjab and Sukkur, Larkana and Padidan in Sindh during night and morning hours. The lowest minimum temperature today recordedat Skardu and Kalat -13°Celsius, Quetta -11°C,

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Most Popular

Federal Board of Revenue amends flights baggage rules

KARACHI: Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) and Customs have imposed strict conditions under baggage rules for the passengers after prohibiting 11 items and restricting...

Gilgit-Skardu road blocked due to landslides

GILGIT: Heavy snowfall and torrential rains in GilgitBaltistan triggered a series of landslides blocking Gilgit-Skardu road for all kind of traffic on Thursday, media...

Court summons SSP Malir

KARACHI: A magisterial court on Friday directed the Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Malir to appear in person to explain his position with regard...

AI, facial-recognition need global rules: Google CEO

DAVOS: Alphabet Chief Executive Sundar Pichai urged regulators to build a global framework to manage AI and facial-recognition, warning that such technology could be...

Recent Comments