Welcome to Thar – Pakistan’s Africa near Mega city Karachi!

Lifeless bodies of children a norm in Thar? Everyone is worried about the situation unfolding in Tharparkar if you look at the condition of children in Thar then it would not be surprising to see people with open mouths because Tharparkar district is just 400 km away from Pakistan’s largest and financial hub Karachi where…

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: Some of the intense (50+ mm) rainfall in Lower Sindh in 1994

 This list has been shared by Umair Dero from Hyderabad, Pakistan On 6th JULY: Mithi 120 mm, Badin 90 mm & Hyderabad 55 mm   • On 16th JULY: Karachi 64 mm   • On 17th JULY: Karachi 56 mm   • On 1st AUGUST: Nawabshah 81 mm   • On 2nd AUGUST: Mithi 222…

100 year old record broken in Jacobabad!

100 year old broken! 400+ mm rainfall All is over! It was a delay monsoon but when it poured it broke all the records it created in the past, from the night of September 9 till the afternoon of September 10, extremely heavy downpour paralyzed the northern city of Jacobabad in Sindh province. No death…

2011 – Astonishing weather events in Pakistan!!

2011 was a very busy year for Pakistan whether it was politically or economically, the country made headlines in the international world almost every month but when we talk about climate then Pakistan saw some of its most weird weather phenomenons in history. So you thought that 2010 was the worst year for Pakistan interms…

Climate change behind Sindh floods!

A part of PWPGreen Sindh province is located in the sub-tropical region of the world where summers are extremely hot while winters are mild. Located at 24.87°N 67.05°E, the province experiences south-west monsoon from July till August. Climatically, Sindh is divided into three climatic zones into Siro, Wichola and Lar. Siro mainly consists of upper parts of the province…