Jammu & Kashmir : Weather Updates for coming days


The Jammu and Kashmir meteorological department has forecasted weather to remain dry till January 11.

An official from the MET department said that weather is likely to remain dry till January 12, as the clouds cover has disappeared from the sky.

The Jammu city has recorded 4.0 degree Celsius, Banihal has recorded 2.6, Ramban 1.9, Katra 5.0 and Doda minus 1.1

The Srinagar city on Saturday night has recorded minus 6.0 degree Celsius temperature.


The minimum temperature in most places in Jammu region recorded a dip with people in the city of temples waking up to 4 degree Celsius – three degrees below normal during this part of the season.

However, the morning chill vanished with bright sun appearing for the third day providing much needed relief to the people from the cold night.

The city has registered the season’s lowest minimum temperature of 2.7 degrees Celsius on January 4.

The snow-bound Bhaderwah in Doda district was the coldest recorded place in Jammu region where the minimum temperature stayed below freezing point.

The town registered an improvement of 0.7 degrees in the minimum temperature which settled at minus 1.1 degrees Celsius, the spokesman said.

Katra, which serves as the base camp for the pilgrims visiting Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine in Reasi district, recorded a low of 5 degrees Celsius, registering a drop of 0. 6 compared to the previous night, the spokesman said.