Monsoon may arrive in Mumbai by June 11

Monsoon may arrive in Mumbai by June 11

From the last couple of days, parts of Mumbai have been receiving pre-monsoon showers. As per the Santacruz observatory on Monday the maximum city recorded 19.1 mm rain while Colaba recorded 27 mm rain. As per the information shared by IMD the Monsoon is expected to reach Mumbai by June 11.

There is a low-pressure formation in the Bay of Bengal and that has increased the chances of rain in and around Mumbai.   

In addition to this, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has also forecast thunderstorms  in and around Mumbai from June 10-12. This will be accompanied by lightning and winds reaching 30-40 kmph. The areas that are expected to receive rainfall during these days include Thane, and Palghar.

On Sunday, the monsoon has made steady progress and reached parts of Karnataka and Tamil Nadu. It will continue to make its progress and reach Mumbai in the coming few days. IMD in conversation with media said that the conditions are becoming favourable for the advancement of monsoon into parts of south Konkan during the next two-three days. 

Now, this sure will bring cheer to a lot of Mumbaikars who are expecting that the rain will help bring the temperature down and make the weather more favourable.  

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