New Delhi, October 1
With 109% of the long period average (LPA), the monsoon this time registered the third highest rains after 112% LPA in 1994 and 110% in (2019), the IMD said today.
The southwest monsoon, which ended its 4-month run officially yesterday, received 95.8 cm between June 1 and September 30 against the LPA of 88.0 cm based on the data of 1961-2010 (109% of the LPA). As on October 1, monsoon has withdrawn from Punjab and other areas. — TNS