Kargil in Ladakh locale was the coldest place in Jammu and Kashmir Monday as least temperature plunged to short 15.8 degree Celsius, MeT Office said on Tuesday.
Cool conditions proceeded in Kashmir valley and Ladakh, while there was some reprieve in the Jammu district.
The mercury in Leh plunged to short 15.1 degree Celsius. In Srinagar, the night temperature settled at a low of less 4.6 degree Celsius. Qazigund recorded a less 5.3 degree Celsius, Kokernag town was at less 4.8 degree Celsius, Kupwara recorded short 5.9 degree Celsius, Pahalgam settled at less 7.7 degree Celsius, the ski-resort of Gulmarg recorded a less 7.6 degree Celsius, the climate office said.
The valley will encounter dry climate for the week ahead, MeT division said.
Be that as it may, in Jammu the night temperature enhanced marginally after nonstop plunge over the previous week.
Jammu city recorded an expansion of 0.7 degree celsius in the night temperature to settle at 5.1 degree Celsius, a MeT authority said. Regardless of the slight enhancement, the night temperature kept on staying four degrees underneath ordinary dimensions.
Places in the district additionally experienced negligible increment in night temperatures. Bhadarwah of Doda area recorded a low of 0.6 degree Celsius against the earlier night’s short 1.2 degree Celsius, he said.
Katra, the base camp for the travelers visiting Vaishno Devi place of worship, recorded at least 6.5 degree Celsius, while Batote town along Jammu-Srinagar national parkway enrolled a night temperature of 3.6 degree Celsius, he said.