Ten days Weather advisory for Farmers 23rd to 31st January 2017


Temperature Forecast

Night temperatures are expected to drop slightly (1-2°C) in most of the agricultural plains of the country during the decade.

Rain Forecast

  • Punjab

Cold and cloudy weather is expected in most parts of the province. However light to moderate rainfall is expected from 23rd to 26th of the decade.

  • Sindh
Light to moderate rainfall is expected in most parts of the province from 23rd to 26th of the decade.
  • KPK

Mainly cold and cloudy weather is expected in most parts of the province from 23rd to 27th of the decade.

  • Balochistan

Mainly cold and cloudy weather is expected in most parts of the province however light to moderate rainfall is expected at scattered places of Balochistan from 23rd to 26th of the decade.

  • Gilgit Baltistan

Mainly cold and cloudy weather is expected in most parts of G.B however light to moderate rain with snowfall is expected at scattered places during the current decade.

  • Kashmir

Mainly cold and cloudy weather is expected in most parts of the Kashmir however light to moderate rain with snowfall is expected at Muzzaffarabad and Rawalakot regions during the current decade.

Wind Forecast

Normal wind pattern may prevail in most of the agricultural plains of the country during the decade.

Advisory for Farmers

  • Farmers obtaining crop water through tube wells are advised to schedule the irrigation according to the expected weather mentioned during the decade.
  • 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.
  • Due to further drop of temperature farmers of particular areas in the northern half of the country are advised to take precautionary measures for protection of their crops and livestock from the expected frost.