PRE-MONSOON SEASON-2016
Performance  since 1st  March up to 18.05.2016
(1) Area Weighted Rainfall (mm)  for the country as a whole :
                     
Rainfall Week Ending on Cumulative upto 
  18.05.2016 11.05.2016 18.05.2016 11.05.2016
Actual 20.0 12.4 96.0 77.3
Normal 14.5 12.1 102.7 88.2
% Dep. 38% 3% -6% -12%
(2) Categorywise No. of Subdivisions & % Area of the Country : 
Category Week Ending on Cumulative upto 
18.05.2016 11.05.2016 18.05.2016 11.05.2016
Excess 11 20 03(09%) 47% 4(12%) 57%
Normal 4 5 14(38%) 13(45%)
Deficient 5 4 15(49%) 53% 14(35%) 43%
Scanty 15 6 4(4%) 5(8%)
No Rain 1 1 0(00%)   0(00%)  
(3) Categorywise comparative  distribution of  Sub-divisions ( cumulative rainfall ) and All India 
      % Rainfall Departure for last five years since March 1st
 
Category 18.05.2016 20.05.2015 21.05.2014 15.05.2013 16.05.2012 18.05.2011
Excess 3 29 14 4 5 7
Normal 14 6 11 9 9 11
Deficient 15 1 9 18 17 14
Scanty 4 0 2 5 5 3
No Rain 0 0 0 0 0 1
All India -6% 53% -3% -28% -19% -12%
%  Dep.
 
(4) Categorywise comparative % distribution of districts ( cumulative rainfall )
     for last five years since March 1st
 
Category 18.05.2016 20.05.2015 21.05.2014 15.05.2013 16.05.2012 18.05.2011
Excess 26% (48%) 78% (91%) 38% (56%) 14% (35%) 15% (34%) 18% (38%)
Normal 22% 13% 18% 21% 19% 20%
Deficient 28% (48%) 7% (9%) 23% (40%) 32% (58%) 31% (57%) 25% (47%)
Scanty 20% 2% 17% 26% 26% 22%
No Rain 4%   0%   4%   7%   9%   15%  
Improvements Deteriorations
ASSAM & MEGHALAYA N(14)---->E(30) EAST UTTAR PRADESH N(-7)---->D(-23)
N M M T D(-20)---->N(-13) WEST UTTAR PRADESH N(-9)---->D(-21)
JHARKHAND D(-30)---->N(-7) WEST RAJASTHAN N(-18)---->D(-27)
COASTAL ANDHRA PRADESH S(-62)---->D(-46) EAST RAJASTHAN N(-16)---->D(-28)
TAMILNADU & PUDUCHERRY S(-70)---->D(-24) EAST MADHYA PRADESH E(24)---->N(17)
COASTAL KARNATAKA S(-89)---->N(-17) GUJARAT REGION D(-57)---->S(-64)
N. I. KARNATAKA D(-24)---->N(-11) KONKAN & GOA D(-47)---->S(-61)
MARATHWADA E(22)---->N(6)