Srinagar, Kupwara and Gulmarg record highest day temperatures of the season

Srinagar, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, Friday recorded the season’s highest temperature at 35.4 degrees Celsius, which is 6 degrees above season’s average.

The day temperature in Jammu settled at 32.2 degrees Celsius, which is 1 degree below normal.

Qazigund, Pahalgam and Kokernag recorded maximum temperatures at 32.3°C, 29.3°C and 31.6°C respectively.

“Kupwara and Gulmarg also recorded this season’s highest day temperatures at 36.3°C and 27.0°C respectively,” said he. “Mercury in Gulmarg was 7 degrees above normal while as in Kupwara it was 6 degrees above normal.”

Meanwhile Kashmir Weather has predicted several spells of rain & thunderstorms till 12th August.

“Some brief spells of rain, thundershowers with gusty winds is possible from tonight till August 12,” “Temperatures are likely to come down from tomorrow onwards.”