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A presentation on Monsoon

A presentation on Monsoon

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  • 1. Monsoon in India Presentation made by:- Manan Singla
  • 2. Monsoon is a seasonal occurrence of rain bearing winds caused by precipitation.
  • 3. Winds from the Indian Ocean and Arabian Sea in the southwest brings heavy rainfall.
  • 4. The monsoon season arrives in India around the first week of June and generally lasts around the middle of September.
  • 5. India South West Monsoon in 2011
  • 6. Cherrapunji in Meghalaya, receives the highest recorded rainfall in the world.
  • 7. Climate data for Cherrapunji Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year Average high °C (°F) 15.7 (60.3) 17.3 (63.1) 20.5 (68.9) 21.7 (71.1) 22.4 (72.3) 22.7 (72.9) 22.0 (71.6) 22.9 (73.2) 22.7 (72.9) 22.7 (72.9) 20.4 (68.7) 17.0 (62.6) 20.7 (69.3) Average low °C (°F) 7.2 (45) 8.9 (48) 12.5 (54.5) 14.5 (58.1) 16.1 (61) 17.9 (64.2) 18.1 (64.6) 18.2 (64.8) 17.5 (63.5) 15.8 (60.4) 12.3 (54.1) 8.3 (46.9) 13.9 (57) Rainfall mm (inches) 11 (0.43) 46 (1.81) 240 (9.45) 938 (36.93) 1214 (47.8) 2294 (90.31) 3272 (128.82) 1760 (69.29) 1352 (53.23) 549 (21.61) 72 (2.83) 29 (1.14) 11,777 (463.66) Avg. rainy days (≥ 0.1 mm) 1.5 3.4 8.6 19.4 22.1 25.0 29.0 26.0 21.4 9.8 2.8 1.4 170.4 [edit] Source: HKO [5]
  • 8. The city's yearly rainfall average stands at 11,777 millimetres (463.7 in)
  • 9. Indian Agriculture is dependent on monsoons to a large extent.
  • 10. Delay of a few days in their arrival can, and does badly affect the world economy.
  • 11. Now let us explore the impact of monsoons beyond agriculture.
  • 12. Several cultures have developed means of dealing with monsoon rains through…
  • 13. …numerous protection devices such as umbrellas and raincoats.
  • 14. A great deal of India’s electricity is generated by water power provided by the monsoon rains
  • 15. Water-logging is a big problem, and storm drains help by lead rain water to sewers.
  • 16. Many people also prefer to stay inside on rainy days, especially in tropical climates …
  • 17. …where rain is usually accompanied by thunderstorms.
  • 18. Quiz • • • • • • • • Name the state in India which receives maximum rainfall due to monsoon? Kerala Name the city which receives maximum rainfall in World? Cherrapunji Name the state which receives lowest rainfall in India during Monsoon? Rajasthan Monsoon word has been orignated from which language? Arabian Language.
  • 19. Thank You

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