Monsoon likely to be normal in second half of rainfall season: IMD
In its Long Range Forecast for the rainfall during second half (August-September) of the 2020 Southwest Monsoon, the IMD said August is likely to receive rainfall that is 97 per cent of the Long Period Average. "Quantitatively, the rainfall over the country as a whole during the second half of the season is likely to be 104 per cent of LPA with a model error of plus/minus 8 per cent," the IMD said.
Monsoon is likely to be normal in the second half of the four-month rainfall season, the India Meteorological Department said on Friday. Photo: Reuters