Monsoon to Become Active Again over Mumbai, Other Parts of Coastal Maharashtra from Tomorrow
People wade through a water logged street during heavy rain in Mumbai, India, Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020. India's monsoon season runs from June to September. (AP Photo/Rajanish Kakade)
The south west monsoon is expected to become active again over Mumbai and other parts of coastal Maharashtra from Monday after moderate rainfall in the city and neighbouring areas in the last two days, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has said.
Mumbai received a record rainfall on Wednesday and in the last two days, the city and suburbs received 20 mm to 45mm downpour, an IMD official said on Sunday.
"The south west monsoon is likely to become active again from August 10-11 over coastal Maharashtra, including Mumbai, and it may continue for a week," the official said.