KATHMANDU, June 18: The eastern part of Nepal is currently affected by the monsoon system, with the rest of the country partially influenced by a low-pressure area around Bihar, India, along with local effects.

KATHMANDU, June 8: Rainfall is likely in Koshi, Bagmati and Gandaki provinces today. This is due to the influence of local winds coupled with westerly winds, according to the weather forecasting division of the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology.

KATHMANDU May 12: The weather of the country remains partly to generally cloudy in Koshi, Madhesh, Bagmati, Gandaki and Lumbini provinces, while the weather is mostly clear in the rest of the country. Some places of Koshi, Madhesh, Bagmati, Gandaki and Lumbini are experiencing light to moderate rain with thunder, storm and lightning.

KATHMANDU, May 10: Light rain with thunders, lightning and winds is occurring at some places of the Koshi, Bagmati and Gandaki provinces with partial to general changes in the weather condition across the country.

KATHMANDU, May 9:  The weather has remained partly to generally cloudy throughout the country while light rain is currently taking place at one or two places of the Koshi province.

KATHMANDU, May 7: The Department of Hydrology and Meteorology (DHM) has said that some parts in Bagmati and Koshi provinces are witnessing light rainfall now due to the low-pressure system generated in the surrounding areas of Bihar, India along with the westerly and local winds.

KATHMANDU, April 12: Rainfall is expected in various parts of the country till Saturday. According to the Meteorological Forecasting Division (MFD) under the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology, the weather in Nepal is currently experiencing a partial influence of westerly winds and local winds.

KATHMANDU, March 29: The country continues to experience rainfall today, with forecasts indicating precipitation in various regions. According to the Meteorological Forecasting Division (MFD) under the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology the influence of local winds is currently affecting the weather patterns in Nepal.

KATHMANDU, March 28: It has been raining in Kathmandu since last night, while other regions are experiencing varied weather conditions.

KATHMANDU, March 27: Rainfall has been reported in Koshi, Bagmati, and Gandaki provinces since this morning, with the possibility of rainfall in other regions as well.

KATHMANDU, March 26: Rain accompanied by thunder is currently occurring in several areas of Koshi and Madhesh provinces.

KATHMANDU, March 23: There is a a possibility of rainfall for three more days in Koshi, Madhes, Bagmati and Gandaki Provinces, according to the Meteorological Forecasting Division.

KATHMANDU, March 22: There is a possibility of rain in different parts of the country even today. According to the Meteorological Forecasting Division (MFD) under the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology, the influence of the westerly low-pressure system and the low-pressure system around Jharkhand in India is currently affecting weather in Nepal.

KATHMANDU, March 21: The Meteorological Forecasting Division (MFD) has forecast the possibility of rain in various parts of the country today. Currently, Nepal is experiencing the influence of a westerly-low pressure system, coupled with a low-pressure system around Bihar, India. Consequently, regions such as Koshi, Madhesh Province, Bagmati Province, and others may experience rainfall today.

KATHMANDU, March 20: There has been light rain in the hilly areas of the country including the Kathmandu Valley.

KATHMANDU, March 20: The Meteorological Forecast Division (MFD) under the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology has forecast rainfall in various parts of Nepal starting today.

KATHMANDU, March 12: Various high-altitude areas across the country are likely to experience snowfall alongside rainfall today.

KATHMANDU, March 11: The western low pressure system has partially affected Nepal.

KATHMANDU, March 4: The weather is partly to mostly cloudy over the country with light rain accompanied by thunderstorms at a few places in Karnali, Lumbini and Sudurpaschim provinces.

KATHMANDU, March 1: There is a possibility of light snowfall at some places of Koshi and Gandaki provinces today. According to the Meteorological Forecasting Division (MFD) under the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology, there is currently a partial influence of westerly winds over Nepal.

What Another Dry Winter Means for Nepal

February 27, 2024 07:30 am

Despite forecasts from the government agencies concerned that Nepal would receive more than the three-decade average rainfall in the 2023-24 winter, it rained very little in Nepal this winter. According to the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology, the country has received only 12.1 mm of rainfall this winter so far (from 23 December 2023 to 26 February 2024).

KATHMANDU, Feb 21: The weather is expected to change, with rain and snow forecast in various parts of the country today. According to the Meteorological Forecasting Division (MFD) under the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology, Nepal is currently experiencing the influence of a westerly low-pressure system.

KATHMANDU, Feb 15: This year's winter season is just two weeks away from coming to an end. According to meteorologists, December, January and February are considered winter months. These three months are the coldest in the year. There is usually at least one winter rain during this season.

KATHMANDU, Feb 14: Rainfall is expected in some parts of the country today.

KATHMANDU, Feb 3: The weather has changed partially in the hilly parts of the country on Saturday.

Rainfall likely from Monday

January 14, 2024 10:50 am

KATHMANDU, Jan 14: There is a possibility of light snowfall in some places of Koshi and Gandaki today.

KATHMANDU, Nov 28: Clouds that have been present in the western region including Kathmandu Valley since Monday are still present this morning. Meteorologists have said that there is a chance of rainfall in various parts of the country today.

Lumbini Province receives light rainfall

November 11, 2023 11:00 am

KATHMANDU, Nov 11: There is light rain in one or two places of Lumbini Province as there is a cloudy sky in Sudurpaschim Province, Karnali Province, Lumbini Province and Gandaki Province, said the Meteorological Forecasting Division. The westerly wind in the western part of Nepal has had its impact.

KATHMANDU, Nov 10: The weather will remain changeable in the highlands of the country. According to the Meteorological Forecasting Division (MFD) under the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology, there is currently an influence of westerly winds in Nepal.

KATHMANDU, Oct 8: There is a possibility of rainfall in different provinces of the country today. According to the Meteorological Forecasting Division (MFD) under the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology, the low pressure system in and around Bangladesh is currently influencing the weather in Nepal.

BHARATPUR, Oct 8: Recent rainfall, attributed to a delayed monsoon, has inflicted damage on rice crops in Chitwan. According to Umaraj Aryal, an officer at the Agriculture Knowledge Centre in Chitwan, the rains during the harvest period have resulted in damage to approximately two percent of the rice crops in the district.

Weather: Light rainfall forecast today

October 6, 2023 12:20 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 6: Presently, the low-pressure area developed over the Bay of Bengal and Jharkhand State of India has its influence in Nepal. So, the country is witnessing cloudy weather and rainfall.

TRIVENI (NAWALPARASI) Oct 4: Vehicular movement along the Kaligandaki corridor has been obstructed due to landslides triggered by incessant rain.

KATHMANDU, Oct 4: The country is currently experiencing partial to normal change in weather in some parts of Gandaki and Lumbini provinces along with light to moderate rainfall in some places of Koshi and Bagmati provinces.

KATHMANDU, Sept 25: Rainfall is likely at some places in Koshi, Gandaki and Bagmati provinces today. According to the Meteorological Forecasting Division under the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology (DHM), the current monsoon's low-pressure area is positioned around the western part of the Terai region, near the Nepal-India border, and is located higher than the eastern part of the Terai region. Furthermore, the low-pressure area in the vicinity of southeastern Uttar Pradesh, India, is also having an impact on the weather of Nepal.

KATHMANDU, Sept 19: At present, the low pressure line of monsoon is located in the southern region, closer to Nepal. At present, there is a partial to normal change in the provinces, including the hilly areas of the Sudurpaschim Province, while there is a partial change in the Terai areas of the Sudurpaschim Province.

Rainfall continues today

September 9, 2023 13:00 pm

KATHMANDU, Sept 9: The country is experiencing moderate to moderate rains in a few places of Koshi, Madhes, Bagmati, Lumbini and Karnali provinces today. Furthermore, there is a possibility of moderate to heavy rain in some parts of the country for the next three days, according to the weather forecast division of the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology.

Moderate rain expected across Nepal today

September 8, 2023 11:30 am

KATHMANDU, Sept 8: Various regions of the country are expected to experience rain with thunder today. According to the Meteorological Forecasting Division (MFD) under the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology, there is a possibility of light to moderate rain with thunder/lightning at some places in Koshi, Bagmati, Gandaki and Lumbini provinces throughout the day.

Torrential rain inundates Jaleshwor

September 1, 2023 13:57 pm

Jaleshwor (Mahottari), Sept 1: Jaleshwor, the district headquarters of Mahottari, has been inundated due to torrential rain that lasted half an hour today. The rainfall occurred from 10.30AM to 11.00AM.

Rainfall to decrease from today

August 27, 2023 12:15 pm

KATHMANDU, Aug 27: The continuous rain that has been taking place for a few days will decrease from today.

KATHMANDU, Aug 25: It has been raining in most parts of the country since this morning. Light to moderate rain is occurring in a few places in Koshi, Madhesh, Bagmati, Gandaki, Lumbini and Karnali provinces in the morning, according to the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology.

Kathmandu, Aug 23: Domestic flights have been affected due to the incessant rainfall on Wednesday, the Tribhuvan International Airport Office said in a statement. The flights were affected due to low visibility.

KATHMANDU, Aug 23: All parts of the country are experiencing light to moderate rainfall across the country since morning today.

KATHMANDU, Aug 20: There is a possibility of cloudy weather and rain for the next three days.

KATHMANDU, Aug 18: Rainfall will take place for a few more days throughout the country as the axis of the Monsoon Trough is now located close to the northern parts of the country.

KATHMANDU, Aug 16: The low-pressure line of Monsoon is closer to the northern part of Nepal. In the morning there is partial to normal rainfall in some places of Koshi province, few places in Bagmati and Gandaki provinces and one or two places in the rest of the province.

KATHMANDU, Aug 15: The Department of Hydrology and Meteorology (DHM) has urged one and all to take necessary precautions since the incessant rainfall could increase the flow of water in the rivers.

KATHMANDU, Aug 13: The weather today is mostly cloudy throughout the country while light to moderate rainfall is likely in most of the country, according to the Meteorological Forecasting Division (MFD).

KATHMANDU, Aug 11: The low pressure line of Monsoon is currently closer to Nepal towards the northern part of the country. The meteorologist has highlighted the possibility of heavy rains in various parts of the country including Kathmandu Valley for a few days.

KATHMANDU, Aug 12: The Meteorological Forecasting Division of the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology has forecast precipitation at many places of the country in the next three days, as the axis of the monsoon low pressure is situated towards the north (near Nepal) from its normal position.