For the last three months, the meteorological department has announced good news for the citizens who have come to Metakuti due to the hot weather in almost all parts of Maharashtra. The southwest monsoon reached the Andamans, the Bay of Bengal, on May 16. Apart from this, the weather department has also clarified that the rains will hit Kerala on May 17. At a review meeting held before the kharif season in the state, K. of the Indian Meteorological Department. S. Hosalikar has given this information. Hosalikkar has also provided important information on the exact arrival of the monsoon which is eagerly awaited across Maharashtra.
The meeting reviewed the kharif season in the state. When asked if the required rains for this season would be available this year, Hosalikkar forecast satisfactory rains for all of Maharashtra.
According to information provided by Hosalikar at the meeting, the meteorological department has forecast that the monsoon will start in the lower Konkan in Maharashtra on June 5. The monsoon, which started in Andaman on May 16, is also expected to reach Kerala on May 27, according to the weather department.
Heavy rain in Marathwada
Meanwhile, according to information provided by Hosalikar at the review meeting, above normal rainfall is expected in Marathwada this year. Considering the whole of Maharashtra, there is a chance of satisfying rains. The La Niña situation is expected to continue in the country.