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Monsoon third-most efficient in 30 years despite a truant July, says IMD

All-India seasonal rainfall this yr at 109 per cent of the lengthy-interval average (LPA) has been the third-best in the final 30 years after 112 per cent in 1994 and 110 per cent in 2019, as per the salient functions of season introduced out by the India Meteorological Division (IMD)on Thursday.Within the technique, 2019 and 2020 additionally grew to was two consecutive years with above popular monsoon rainfall after 1958 (110 per cent) and 1959 (114 per cent). The highlight of this yr’s bountiful rainfall used to be done despite a deficit in July, every so normally the rainiest month.Harmful July signalsThe IMD acknowledged that July witnessed many immoral functions resulting in deficient rainfall for the nation as an total (10 per cent). It attributed this lackadaisical efficiency for...