New Delhi: Kashmir division, including Ladakh region, experienced the coldest night of the season in the state as the cold wave sweeping the Valley tightened its grip, Met officials said on Sunday
The night temperature dropped across Kashmir Valley and Ladakh region, at some places by several degrees, with many weather monitoring stations marking the season’s lowest temperature, a Met department official said in Srinagar.
Srinagar recorded a minimum temperature of minus 6C a drop of nearly five degrees from Saturday’s minus 1.2C. The official said it was the season’s coldest night in Srinagar.
Kargil, in Ladakh region, was the coldest recorded place in the state as the mercury settled at a low of minus 18.8C.