Heatwave grips Ladakh; mercury settles at 37.5°C in Kargil
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Kargil today recorded a maximum temperature of 37.5 degree Celsius.
According to Kashmir Weather, a private forecaster, the temperature was recorded by an Automatic Weather Station.
The temperature readings come in every 15 minutes. As per that, 36.7°C was observed at 4:15 p.m.
The peak temperature may have been recorded between 4:00 – 4:30 p.m.
The nearby places may have even recorded a maximum temperature of more than 39.0°C.