- (23Jun2011) 16 Deaths at Pelling (W. Sikkim) due landslides, unfortunately rainfall data during this period at Pelling is not available.
- District Wise Rainfall Distribution for some North Bengal Districts
(01.06.2011 TO 29.06.2011)
Dist ACTUAL NORMAL %DEP CAT
Cooch Behar 369.6 643.0 -43% D
Darjeeling 575.5 510.1 13% N
Jalpaiguri 516.4 633.2 -18% N
Malda 310.9 206.3 51% E
(Source http://www.imd.gov.in/section/hydro/dynamic/rfmaps/districtwise.htm - where
D - Deficient; N-Normal; E -Excess)
My thanks to Ms Kanta Pradhan of Compuset (Darjeeling) and Mr Bhushan Chettri (Kurseong) for the rainfall data.
Monday, July 4, 2011
Rainfall data Darjeeling, Kurseong & Kalimpong - June2011
* - Fatal landslide at St Mary’s, Kurseong where 4 people died.
** - Rockfall at Goethal’s in Kurseong, one house damaged, one injured.