DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY AND HYDROLOGY (MYANMAR)

 

(18.11.2018): According to the observations at (18:30)hrs M.S.T today, the low pressure area over the Southeast Bay of Bengal and adjoining Equatorial Indian Ocean Still persists. It is forecast to move Westwards during next (24)hours. Weather is cloudy over the Andaman Sea and South Bay and a few cloud to partly cloudy elsewhere in the Bay of Bengal.

Monthly Weather Forecast

Weather Forecast for 2018 October

Issued on 28th September, 2018

Bay of Bengal condition

Southwest monsoon is likely to withdrawal from Southern Myanmar areas (over the whole country) during (1-6) of October.
Two Low Pressure Areas may form over the Andaman Sea and Bay of Bengal and one  may further intensify into depressions. Monsoon will be moderate in the Andaman Sea and South Bay and weather will be partly cloudy elsewhere over the Bay of Bengal.

Rainfall and Rainy Days

Rain or thundershowers will be expected below normal in Magway Region and Chin State and about normal in Sagaing, Mandalay, Bago, Yangon, Ayeyarwady and Taninthayi Regions, Kachin, Shan, Rakhine, Kayah, Kayin and Mon States.

Rainy days will be expected (16) to (20) days in Taninthayi Region, (11) to (15) days in Upper Sagaing, Mandalay, Bago, Yangon and Ayeyarwady Regions, Kachin, (Northern and Southern)Shan, Chin, Rakhine, Kayin and Mon States and (6-10) days in Lower Sagaing and Magway Regions, Eastern Shan and Kayah States.