India Cumulative Post-Monsoon Rainfall Through Oct. 26

Following is a table of cumulative seasonal rainfall for the post-monsoon season from India Meteorological Department in New Delhi. The post-monsoon season began October 1. Prior figures are for the monsoon season.

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                      Oct. 26    Oct. 12   Sept. 28   Sept. 21   Sept. 14
                         2011       2011       2011       2011       2011
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                    ---------Cumulative Actual Rainfall (millimeters)----------
India total              31.7       14.2      898.8      875.0      829.2
 North-west               6.5        2.6      654.6      641.8      606.1
 Central                 17.0        9.2     1073.4     1053.4     1008.6
 South Peninsular        93.9       36.3      711.9      704.6      677.9
 North-East              34.6       19.6     1231.6     1158.1     1067.1
                    ---------Cumulative Normal Rainfall (millimeters)----------
India total              73.2       43.6      878.9      843.1      807.4
 North-west              28.9       19.5      612.0      592.0      573.0
 Central                 54.6       34.9      967.2      934.0      900.7
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                      Oct. 26    Oct. 12   Sept. 28   Sept. 21   Sept. 14
                        2011       2011       2011       2011       2011
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 South Peninsular       135.1       68.8      703.5      661.9      621.4
 North-East             121.6       77.5     1423.7     1358.9     1292.1
                    ---------Actual Rainfall Deviation from Normal (%)---------
India total              -57%       -68%         2%         4%         3%
 North-west              -77%       -87%         7%         8%         6%
 Central                 -69%       -74%        11%        13%        12%
 South Peninsular        -31%       -47%         1%         6%         9%
 North-East              -72%       -75%       -13%       -15%       -17%
                    ----------------Judgement of Rainfall Levels---------------
India total                 S          S          N          N          N
 North-west                 S          S          N          N          N
 Central                    S          S          N          N          N
 South Peninsular           D          D          N          N          N
 North-East                 S          S          N          N          N
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NOTE: E = excess rainfall, N = normal rainfall, D = deficient rainfall,
S = scanty rainfall.

Source: India Meteorological Department.

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