The Pakistan Meteorological Division (PMD) has forecasted that the temperature within the port metropolis might drop six levels Celcius in the course of the present week.
Nonetheless, the met division rubbished rumours that the earlier file for the bottom temperature – zero levels Celcius in 1934 – won’t be damaged.
In response to PMD, Karachi recorded a low of seven.5 levels Celsius on Tuesday morning, with northeastern winds blowing at a pace of eight kilometres per hour.
The present temperature within the metropolis is 16 levels and is predicted to achieve not less than 21 levels in the course of the day.
On Friday and Saturday, town’s mercury is predicted to drop additional.
In January 2011, the temperature dropped to six.5 levels, in January 2008, it was 5.5 levels, in January 1991, town recorded a minimal of two.three levels and in January 1934, Karachi had the bottom temperature ever recorded, at zero levels.
On Sunday, heavy rain showers fell on Baldia City, Defence Housing Authority, Clifton, Korangi and different areas of town.
In the meantime, different areas, equivalent to Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Gulistan-e-Johar, Karsaz, Malir, Saddar and Nazimabad, obtained mild rain and drizzle.
Overcast skies lined Karachi all day, whereas chilly Siberian winds blew at speeds of 45 kilometres per hour for the second consecutive day.
The Met Workplace forecast that the continuing chilly wave is predicted to proceed until January 22.