2013 – Freak Weather Events in Pakistan!

The time passes really quickly, it only seems yesterday that the year 2013 had started and now we are at the last day of the year. Politically 2013 was the year of change in the country. The year did set some new weather records from south to north which you could see below. Going through…

Second powerful Earthquake strikes Pakistan in a year – Panic grips Karachi!

UPDATE SEPTEMBER 28 – FRESH TREMORS JOLTS SINDH AND BALOCHISTAN Island forms near Gwadar coast after powerful quake! Initial reports suggest the earthquake of magnitude 7.7 occurred in the SSE of Balochistan at about 4:29 pm PKT, strong tremors were felt in Karachi. This year in April, a strong earthquake of magnitude 7.8 hit Balochistan-Iran border that…

Pakistan Weather Update & Monsoon Alert (June 1 – June 15)

Bear the Heatwave for some days Road to Monsoon starts! Pre-Monsoon activity in Pakistan? The extreme heatwave that started from May 15, it weakened during the last weekend of May due to western trough ’08’ that brought severe hailstorm to the province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa including Peshawar. Once again the heatwave is intensifying and it…

Another Earthquake hits Pakistan including Islamabad!

Earthquake of magnitude 6.2 (initial readings) hits northern Pakistan including Lahore, Islamabad, Faisalabad, Peshawar, Multan and other adjoining cities. Tremors felt in North-West India as well. Update on April 24 at 2:44 pm PKT Tremors shakes buildings in New Delhi, India. Update on April 24 at 2:48 pm PKT Earthquake downgraded to 5.9 magnitude on…

Earthquake hits Pakistan including Karachi!!

Massive Earthquake hit UAE, Iran, Pakistan and India. The magnitude was 7.8 on Richter Scale. Two tremors were felt in Karachi just at 3:48 pm. In January 2011, a similar earthquake of same pattern of magnitude 7.2 hit UAE, Iran, Pakistan, India and other adjoining countries, it followed a similar pattern like today’s earthquake. Pakistan Weather Portal (PWP) started…

Pakistan Weather Update (April 4 – April 18)

Lahore awaits showers? Karachi to get wet again! Sea could get rough in Makran! It been a wet winter season in Pakistan as every month is bringing rain from north till south, this trend has started from December and is continuing. Another Western system has been spotted and it is likely to cause a coastal…

Pakistan Weather Update (March 19 – March 31)

“March to end with two rain systems” Triple fun is coming! Not one, not even two but three western systems are expected to affect the country in just two weeks. March will not end with dry weather! Usually the month is calmer with warming trend and short period of rain but this year similar to…