The weather office said, jammu Minimum temperature dropping to 5.5 degrees Celsius, Jammu and Kashmir winter capital dextrous the coldest night of the season today.
It was the coldest night of the season in Jammu city on Friday…we are hope a further drop in the night temperatures across Jammu and Kashmir…snowfall and rain are need during the next 24 hours.
A drop in the temperature was also recorded in the other towns across the Jammu region.
Mata Vaishno Devi Base camp town of Katra was 5 degrees, while it was 0.8 in Batote, minus 1.2 in Bannihal and minus 2.5 degrees in Bhaderwah towns.
The minimum temperatures in the Kashmir Valley continue to remain several mark below the freezing point.
The minimum temperature was minus 3.2 in Srinagar today, minus 7.7 in Pahalgam, and minus 10.4 in Gulmarg.
In the Ladakh region of the state, the minimum temperature was minus 12.9 and minus 7.4 degrees Celsius in Leh and Kargil towns serially.
The 40-day period of last cold known locally as the ‘Chillai Kalan’ begins on December 21.