Road map for ‘Monsoonistan’ laid: Rains move into Pakistan!

“This is the sixth article related to the monsoon season of 2013 and the last one of the year” ‘Monsoon remains strong despite threats?’ Pakistan is lashed by rains mainly from July to September from the South-west monsoon. The monsoon reaches Pakistan towards the beginning of July and establishes itself by the middle of the month.…

Portal Interactive: Intense Lightning in Karachi’s History (since 1991)

This article have been shared by Waseem Ahmed from Karachi, Pakistan Despite having rather ‘dry climate’ Karachi had some memorable days of Massive or Intense Lightning & Thunder during last 20-22 years, some of those dates given below: 1) 16th July, 1994 2) 2nd May, 1997 * 3) 21st – 22nd October (midnight), 1997 4)…

This year Karachi’s lucky number is 19!

”Something big is going to take place on 19?” There is something special about ’19’ this year in Karachi as far as the weather of the city is concerned because since April, every ’19’ is bringing a changing weather pattern to the Metropolis either in the form of dust storms or rain. It is worth…

Monsoon advancing into Pakistan: All stages set!

“This is the fifth article related to the monsoon season of 2012 and it will be followed by many more articles” “Sleepy way to kick off the monsoon season” Pakistan is lashed by the rains from July to September from the South-west monsoon. This monsoon reaches Pakistan towards the beginning of July and establishes itself by…

Portal Interactive: First Monsoon Rains in Karachi during last 20 Years

 This article is shared by Waseem Ahmed for PWP from Karachi city, Sindh, Pakistan First Summer/Monsoon Rain that hit Karachi since 1992: Karachi have very few rainy days in a year but these are found mostly during Monsoon (July to September) and some of those days have heavy ones also. Given is the list of those…

Portal Interactive: Brief History of Rains during June in Karachi!

 This article is written by Waseem Ahmed for PWP from Karachi city, Sindh, Pakistan Rains in Karachi ‘during the month of June’ is not a regular feature but during past 20 years or so, in every 2 to 3 years Karachi had some rainfall mostly due to Tropical development (Tropical Cyclone/Storm, Depression or Low) or Pre-Monsoon…

Portal Interactive: List of First Monsoon rainfall in Lower Sindh from 2000-2011

 This article is written by Umair Dero for PWP from Hyderabad city, Sindh, Pakistan List of “First Pre-Monsoon / Monsoon” rainfall in “Lower Sindh” including (Karachi, Hyderabad, Tharparkar, etc) from (2000-2011): ◘ 2000: No Pre-Monsoon rain occured in any part of Lower Sindh, however 1st Monsoon rain occured on 10th August at Tharparkar with 36.0 mm rain. Hyderabad &…