PRE-MONSOON SEASON-2014
Performance  since 1st  March  up to 23.04.2014
(1) Area Weighted Rainfall (mm)  for the country as a whole :
                     
Rainfall Week Ending on Cumulative upto 
  23.04.2014 16.04.2014 23.04.2014 16.04.2014
Actual 8.3 3.9 55.2 46.9
Normal 7.6 8.0 56.6 49.0
% Dep. 9% -52% -2% -4%
(2) Categorywise No. of Subdivisions & % Area of the Country : 
Category Week Ending on Cumulative upto 
23.04.2014 16.04.2014 23.04.2014 16.04.2014
Excess 17 5 16(54%) (69%) 15(49%) (56%)
Normal 5 4 06(15%) 04(07%)
Deficient 3 5 08(20%) (31%) 09(26%) (44%)
Scanty 11 15 06(11%) 08(18%)
No Rain 0 7 00(00%)   00(00%)  
(3) Categorywise comparative  distribution of  Sub-divisions ( cumulative rainfall ) and All India 
      % Rainfall Departure for last five years since March 1st
 
Category 23.04.2014 24.04.2013 25.04.2012 20.04.2011 21.04.2010 22.04.2009
Excess 16 6 6 9 3 4
Normal 6 8 7 6 4 5
Deficient 8 15 14 15 8 8
Scanty 6 6 9 4 19 18
No Rain 0 1 0 2 2 1
All India -2% -34% -27% -12% -36% -41%
%  Dep.
 
(4) Categorywise comparative % distribution of districts ( cumulative rainfall )
     for last five years since March 1st
 
Category 23.04.2014 24.04.2013 25.04.2012 20.04.2011 21.04.2010 22.04.2009
Excess 42% (52%) 20% (37%) 17% (32%) 21% (35%) 10% (15%) 12% (24%)
Normal 10% 17% 15% 14% 5% 12%
Deficient 16% (39%) 28% (56%) 26% (54%) 23% (45%) 10% (37%) 21% (54%)
Scanty 23% 28% 28% 22% 27% 33%
No Rain 9%   7%   14%   20%   48%   22%  
Improvements Deteriorations
ARUNACHAL PRADESH S(-60)---->D(-57) KONKAN & GOA D(-49)---->S(-60)
PUNJAB N(0)---->E(54) RAYALASEEMA E(62)---->N(17)
WEST RAJASTHAN D(-24)---->E(88)
WEST MADHYA PRADESH D(-21)---->N(13)
GUJARAT REGION S(-80)---->N(5)
SAURASHTRA & KUTCH S(-91)---->D(-49)