DEPARTMENT OF METEOROLOGY AND HYDROLOGY (MYANMAR)

 

(18.10.2021) Weather is cloudy over the North Bay and Eastcentral Bay and monsoon is weak over the Andaman Sea and elsewhere over the Bay of Bengal.

Weather Forecast for 2021 Early Monsoon Season

Weather Forecast for 2021 Early Monsoon Season

Issued on 28.4.2021

Early Monsoon Period

          The early monsoon period is establishment of Southwest Monsoon over Myanmar to the end of June.

Onset of Southwest Monsoon

          Southwest monsoon is likely to set in:

  1. Southern Myanmar  Areas during (16-21) of May
  2. Deltaic Areas during (22-27) of May
  3. Central Myanmar Areas during (28 May – 2 June)   
  4. Northern Myanmar Areas during (3-8 ) of  June

Bay of Bengal Condition

Two low pressure areas may form over the Bay of Bengal and one may further intensify into the Depression. During the early monsoon period, monsoon will be moderate.

Rain Condition

Rain or thundershower will be expected about normal in Nay Pyi Taw, Sagaing, Mandalay, Magway, Bago, Yangon, Ayeyarwady, Tanintharyi Regions and Kachin, Shan, Chin, Rakhine, Kayah, Kayin, Mon States.