The chilling cold in North India has made life difficult. Snowfall is happening in the hilly areas, while the rain and cold winds have increased the problem in the plains states. In the cold of January, it is raining like the monsoon season. Rain and thick clouds have made the sight of the Sun. Meanwhile, the Meteorological Department (IMD) has warned of no relief from the cold yet.
According to IMD, there will be a double whammy of cold and fog. The Meteorological Department said that there has been so much rain in January 2022, that the record of 122 years has been broken. The Meteorological Department (IMD) has warned that many states including Delhi, Haryana, Punjab, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh will not get relief from cold for a few days.
Rain broke the record of 122 years
According to the Meteorological Department, January’s rains have broken the record of 122 years. Earlier in 1995 and 1989, such rain was seen in January. Meteorologist RK Jeenamani said that January 2022’s rainfall broke the record of 122 years because so far 88 mm of rain has been received in January, which is the highest in the existing weather database since 1901.
According to the Meteorological Department (IMD), Delhi-NCR, Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan will have to face the double whammy of cold and fog. According to the Meteorological Department, on January 24 and 25, along with cold, dense fog will also disturb. At the same time, a cold wave alert has also been issued from 26 January.