The southwest monsoon people from Himachal Pradesh on Fri, marking the longest delayed withdrawal from hill state in thirty seven years, the meteorological department said.
Monsoon usually lasts for four months, from July 1 to Sept thirty.
Monsoon withdrew from Himachal Pradesh on october eleven. this is often its most delayed withdrawal from the state since 1982, said Shimla meteorological Centre director Manmohan Singh.
Himachal Pradesh recorded 685.5 mm of rainfall throughout this monsoon season. this is often ten per cent below the normal long amount average (LPA), he said.
In 2013, monsoon withdrew from most components of Himachal Pradesh on september 29, however it people from the eastern parts, including Kinnaur district and components of solan, Shimla and Sirmaur districts, on october sixteen, Singh said.