SRINAGAR: The night temperature dropped in most parts of Kashmir Valley as south Kashmir’s famous hill resort Pahalgam saw mercury plummeting to minus 4.3 Degree Celsius.
The official said weather is likely to remain dry during the next 48 hours in both Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh.
The local meteorological spokesman said, “Due to clear night sky, minimum temperatures throughout the Valley dropped below the freezing point today.”
“Srinagar had minus 1.5, Pahalgam minus 4.3, Gulmarg minus 1.0, Qazigund minus 1.8 and Kupwara minus 2.7 as the minimum temperature,” he said.
“Drass town of Ladakh had minus 12.0, Leh minus 10.3 and Kargil minus 4.9 as the night’s lowest temperature,” he added.
Jammu city had 10.4, Katra 9.2, Batote 4.2, Banihal minus 0.4 and Bhaderwah 1.7 as the minimum temperature.