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Karachi likely to receive light rain today after sea breeze restored

11 July, 2024 16:00

The Meteorological Department has forecast chances of drizzle or light rain in Karachi during the next  24 hours.

The Met Office said there may be drizzle or light rain in the port city today in the evening or at night.

It has predicted a maximum temperature of 34 to 36 degrees Celsius in the next 24 hours, while the city recorded a minimum temperature of 30.5 degrees Celsius and 79 per cent humidity in the air during the last 24 hours.

Sea breezes have restored in the metropolis. The winds can blow at a speed of 27 to 30 km per hour in the evening.

Meanwhile, people across Pakistan eagerly wait for rain during the monsoon season.

But do you know which place in the world has the most rainfall throughout the year?

This place is not in America or Europe but not far from us. Yes indeed Mawsynram, a small village in India, is the place that receives the most rainfall throughout the year.

Every year this village receives so much rain that cannot be imagined in any region of the world. The name of this village located in the northeastern Indian state of Meghalaya is also in the Guinness Book of World Records.

According to the Guinness Book of World Records, the village receives an average of 11873 mm of rainfall every year and this is due to its unique climate. In 1985, there was 26,000 mm of rain in a year.

The name Mawsynram, means land of cold stones, named because of the cold weather and rocks there. Rainy season here is from April to October and during these months heavy rainfall continues continuously.

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