The minimum temperature in Srinagar on Thursday dropped to minus 2.3 degrees and 7.9 in Jammu, the lowest recorded at both places this season, while the MeT office forecast clear weather till Friday.
Leh was the coldest town in Jammu and Kashmir at minus 11.6, Kargil recorded minus 9 as the night’s lowest temperature, the Met department said.
Night temperatures fell below the freezing point through the valley. Pahalgam recorded minus 5.7 while Gulmarg recorded minus 5.4 as the minimum temperature.
Katra recorded 9.5, Batote 6.5, Bannihal 6 and Bhaderwah was at 2 degrees Celsius.