Sub-zero temperatures grip Kashmir
file picture
The Newsfeed

Minimum temperature dips below freezing point in Kashmir

Minimum temperature dips below freezing point in Kashmir

Srinagar: Minimum temperature dropped below freezing point in Kashmir valley with Gulmarg recording a low of minus 10.4  degree Celsius on Thursday, officials said.

The Meteorological Department forecast  mainly dry weather to prevail in Jammu and Kashmir for the next 24 hours.

Kupwara-Tangdhar road which was closed for the past three days due to accumulation of snow was opened for vehicular traffic. However, Kupwara-Sadhna Top, Furkian Top and Z-Gali roads are still closed.

The Minimum temperature shows a further drop as Gulmarg in north Kashmir froze  at minus 10.4 degree  Celsius  on Thursday against the minus  10.0 degree Celsius recorded a day ago.

Srinagar recorded a low of minus  0.1 degree Celsius against last night’s 0. 6 degree Celsius.

Pahalgam in south Kashmir also dipped to minus 8.5 degree Celsius against last night’s minus 5.1 degree Celsius.

Qazigund also in south Kashmir on Srinagar-Jammu national highway recorded a low of minus 2.0 degree Celsius against  minus 0.3 degree Celsius recorded the previous night while Kokernag  recorded a low of minus 2.7 degree Celsius and Kupwara minus 1.9 degree Celsius on Thursday.


The Dispatch is present across a number of social media platforms. Subscribe to our YouTube channel for exciting videos; join us on Facebook, Intagram and Twitter for quick updates and discussions. We are also available on the Telegram. Follow us on Pinterest for thousands of pictures and graphics. We care to respond to text messages on WhatsApp at 8082480136 [No calls accepted]. To contribute an article or pitch a story idea, write to us at [email protected] |Click to know more about The Dispatch, our standards and policies   
Minimum temperature dips below freezing point in Kashmir