South India records over 60 per cent surplus rain during NE monsoon
The Indian Express Delhi|January 01, 2022
THE COUNTRY recorded a significantly wet northeast monsoon with over 44 per cent surplus rainfall between October and December, with south Indian states recording over 60 per cent surplus rainfall, the Indian Meterological Department (IMD) said.
ANJALI MARAR

During the last three months, the country's rainfall stood at 177.7mm as against a normal of 123.8mm. Last year, it was 124.6mm for the same time period.

The state-wise positive rainfall departures for south Indian states of Kerala, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry and Andhra Pradesh were 109 per cent, 104 per cent, 59 per cent and 40 per cent respectively, the IMD said.

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