10 Days Weather Advisory for Farmers 21st to 31st May 2017


Temperature Forecast

Day temperatures are expected slightly above normal in most parts of the country, however night temperature are expected normal in most of the agricultural parts of the during the decade.

Rain Forecast

  • Punjab

Light to moderate rainfall is expected in upper parts of the province.

  • Sindh

Light rainfall is expected at isolated places of province during first half of the current decade.

  • KPK

Light to moderate rainfall is expected at isolated places of the province during the decade.

  • Balochistan

Light to moderate rainfall is expected in most parts of the province during the decade.

  • Gilgit Baltistan

Light to moderate rainfall is expected in most parts of G.B during the current decade.

  • Kashmir

Light to moderate rainfall is expected in most parts of the Kashmir during the current decade.

Wind Forecast

Normal wind pattern may prevail in most of the agricultural plains of the country during the decade, however dust/sand storms may occur in southern Punjab and upper Sindh.

Advisory for Farmers

  • Farmers of southern Punjab and upper Sindh are advised to complete sowing of cotton crops in time so that best grains conditions may better be utilized during the whole crop life.
  • Farmers of Peanut cultivation areas are advised to sow their crops if appropriate moisture is available in the fields.
  • Removing weeds from the standing crops is very important as weeds utilize moisture and food which are to be utilized by the crop. As a result considerable loss in yield occurs every year.
  • Measures may be taken to preserve the standing crops and vegetables from the damaging effects of varying weather pattern.