Srinagar, Dec 18: Kashmir continued to reel under
freezing night temperature on Friday even as there was a marginal increase
in the minimum temperature in Srinagar city and
Gulmarg tourist resort, the meteorological department said.
Srinagar – the summer
capital of Jammu and Kashmir – and the famous ski-resort of Gulmarg in north Kashmir were the
only places in the Valley where the night temperature improved Thursday
night, it said.
According to MeT, all the other weather stations across the Valley registered a further decrease in the minimum temperature.
Srinagar recorded a low of minus 6.0 degrees Celsius, up from the previous night’s minus 6.4 degrees Celsius which was the coldest night of the season.
The mercury in Gulmarg settled at a low of minus 10.6 degrees Celsius, up from minus 11.0 degrees Celsius.
The resort continued to be the coldest recorded place in J&K.Follow Us On