Weatherman on Thursday forecast mainly dry weather in Jammu and Kashmir in next 24 hours.
A meteorological office spokesperson told a local news agency, Global News Service (GNS), that no large change was expected in the weather for the subsequent two days also.
As regards the mercury, he said that Srinagar recorded a low of 9.6°C against 9.2°C on the previous night. The temperature was 1.1°C above normal for the summer capital during this time of the year, he said.
Qazigund recorded a low of 7.5°C against 7.8°C on the previous night. The temperature was 0.2°C below normal there, he said.
In Pahalgam, the mercury settled at 5.6°C against 5.1°C on the previous night and it was 1.1°C above normal for the south Kashmir resort, he said.
Kokernag recorded a low of 9.8°C against 8.3°C on the previous night and it was 1.2°C below normal for the place, he said.
World famous Gulmarg resort recorded a low of 5.6°C against 5.5°C on the previous night. It was 0.3°C below normal for the north Kashmir place, he said.
In Kupwara town, the mercury settled at 6.3°C against 6.6°C on the previous night, the official said. It was 0.9°C below normal for the north Kashmir place, he said.
Jammu recorded a low of 21.1°C against 19.6°C previous night. It was 0.3°C above normal for J&K’s winter capital, he said. Banihal recorded a low of 8.0°C, Batote 12.1°C, Katra 18.2°C and Bhadarwah 10.5°C. (GNS)