PRE-MONSOON SEASON-2016
Performance  since 1st  March up to 09.03.2016
(1) Area Weighted Rainfall (mm)  for the country as a whole :
                     
Rainfall Week Ending on Cumulative upto 
  09.03.2016 02.03.2016 09.03.2016 02.03.2016
Actual 4.2 3.7 5.4 15.3
Normal 6.0 5.6 7.7 37.5
% Dep. -30% -35% -30% -59%
(2) Categorywise No. of Subdivisions & % Area of the Country : 
Category Week Ending on Cumulative upto 
09.03.2016 02.03.2016 09.03.2016 02.03.2016
Excess 15 9 15(48%) 51% 03(04%) 9%
Normal 3 3 02(03%) 04(05%)
Deficient 6 4 8(20%) 46% 10(29%) 84%
Scanty 9 9 8(26%) 16(55%)
No Rain 3 11 03(03%)   05(07%)  
(3) Categorywise comparative  distribution of  Sub-divisions ( cumulative rainfall ) and All India 
      % Rainfall Departure for last five years since March 1st
 
Category 09.03.2016 11.03.2015 12.03.2014 13.03.2013 14.03.2012 09.03.2011
Excess 15 26 26 7 21 4
Normal 2 3 4 1 2 0
Deficient 8 2 1 2 4 5
Scanty 8 4 3 9 4 13
No Rain 3 1 2 17 5 14
All India -30% 237% 115% -80% 198% -31%
%  Dep.
 
(4) Categorywise comparative % distribution of districts ( cumulative rainfall )
     for last five years since March 1st
 
Category 09.03.2016 11.03.2015 12.03.2014 13.03.2013 14.03.2012 09.03.2011
Excess 31% (36%) 70% (73%) 56% (61%) 10% (11%) 12% (18%) 9% (13%)
Normal 5% 3% 5% 1% 6% 4%
Deficient 10% (26%) 6% (19%) 5% (15%) 3% (16%) 10% (27%) 7% (17%)
Scanty 16% 13% 10% 13% 17% 10%
No Rain 38%   8%   24%   73%   55%   70%  
Improvements Deteriorations
NIL NIL