SRINAGAR: Weather is likely to remain dry in Jammu and Kashmir during the next 48 hours as there is no likelihood of any major rainfall during this period, the meteorological (MeT) office said.
“Weather generally remained dry in J&K on Wednesday. Fair, dry weather is expected in the Valley during the next 48 hours,” an official of the MeT department said.
He said that the night’s lowest temperature in Srinagar was 6.6 degree Celsius while the mercury in Qazigund in south Kashmir settled at a low of 6.5 degrees Celsius.
Gulmarg, the famous skiing resort in north Kashmir, recorded a low of minus 1.0 degrees Celsius.
The night temperature in Pahalgam – the famous health resort which also serves as one of the base camps for the annual Amarnath Yatra – settled at a low of 1.7 degrees.
Kokernag town recorded a low of 6.7 degrees Celsius while Kupwara town in north Kashmir registered a low of 4.1 degrees Celsius last night.
Jammu city recorded a minimum temperature of 13.1 degrees Celsius, Katra town 15.5, Batote 9.3, Banihal 8.6 and Bhaderwah 7.0 degrees as the minimum temperatures.