Morning fog affected pedestrian and vehicular motion in J&Ok on Tuesday because the hole between the utmost and the minimal temperatures narrowed down in Valley and Ladakh. Evening’s lowest temperature dropped to bone-chilling minus 28.5 in Drass city of Ladakh. The utmost temperature was minus 10.6 in Drass yesterday. Drass is likely one of the coldest inhabited locations within the World.
“Climate is more likely to stay foggy and dry. Resulting from cloud cowl, the hole between most and minimal temperatures has dropped down in Valley and Ladakh,” an official of the meteorological (MET) division mentioned.
The continued 40-day lengthy interval of harsh winter chilly identified regionally because the ‘Chillai Kalan’ will finish on January 31.
The minimal temperature was minus zero.9 levels Celsius in Srinagar on Tuesday whereas the utmost was four.1 on Monday. This has made each the day and the evening frosty chilly for the locals.
Pahalgam had minus 5.three and Gulmarg minus 11.three because the minimal temperature on Tuesday.
Leh city of Ladakh had minus 15.9, Kargil minus 14.four and Drass minus 28.5 because the evening’s lowest temperature.
Jammu metropolis had eight.9, Katra 6.four, Batote 2.four, Bannihal 2.zero and Bhaderwah minus zero.5 because the minimal temperature.