- Rainfall was deficient in Darjeeling, Kalimpong and even Kurseong region. All three towns had very little rain in the latter half of July2023.
- The foothills of Kalimpong district, ie Gorubathan, Jaldhaka, Mangzing, Jholung had a huge surplus in rainfall.
- Gangtok and Mangan also had excess rainfall, whereas Dentam went severely deficient.
- As such, the towns in the plains ie Jalpaiguri and Siliguri had significantly more rainfall compared to the hill towns.
Saturday, August 5, 2023
Rainfall data (July2023) of some towns in the Darjeeling-Sikkim Himalaya.