Mumbai has recorded its fourth highest July rain fall since 2005,with 119mm till July 30. July rain has crossed this year’s mark thrice: In 2018- 1138.8 mm, 2019 -(1464mm), and last year its crossed 1500 mm mark for the month, making it all time high. The month also witnessed two landslides on days of intense rain.
IMD official said that a typical synoptic features that lead to heavy rain were in place, due to which the city saw an intense down pour during those few days. The rain recorded in the city just touched 2080.8mm, which is 776.8mm above normal.
IMD has forcast dry days ahead for the city and adjoining areas, with no significant increase in rain. A green Alert (light to moderate rain very likely ) is in place from July 31 – August 3,2021.
The stock in lake supplying water to Mumbai on Friday touched 73.86% or 10.69 lakh ml.