Weather Forecast

Islamabad, March 18, 2023 (PPI-OT): Synoptic Situation

A westerly wave is affecting most parts of the country and likely to persist till 20th March.


Partly cloudy/cloudy weather is expected in most parts of the country. However, rain-wind thunderstorm is likely in eastern/north-eastern Balochistan, Sindh, Kashmir and lower Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.


Rain-wind thunderstorm is expected in eastern/north-eastern Balochistan, south Punjab, Sindh, Kashmir, Gilgit-Baltistan and lower Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Partly cloudy/cloudy weather is expected elsewhere in the country.

Past 24 Hour Weather

Rain-wind/thunderstorm occurred in Islamabad, upper and central Punjab, upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, north and central Balochistan and Karachi. Partly cloudy/dry weather prevailed elsewhere in the country.

Rainfall (mm): Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa: Parachinar 25, Malam Jabba 06, Kakul 04, Dir, Saidu Sharif 03, Balochistan: Zhob 24, Khuzdar 02, Kalat, Sibbi, Lasbella 01, Sindh: Karachi (Gulshan-e-Hadeed 21, Surjani 09, Jinnah Terminal 06, Saadi Town 02, University Road 01), Punjab: Mangla 12, Jhelum 09, Murree 06, Islamabad (AP 06, Saidpur 02, Bokra 01),Fort Munro, Okara, Khanewal 02, Sialkot (Airport), Hafizabad, Mandi Bahauddin, Toba Tek Sing, Faisalabad, Bahawalpur (City) 01, Kashmir: Rawalakot 10, Kotli 06 and Muzaffarabad (City 03, Airport 01).

Yesterday’s Recorded Highest Maximum Temperature’s (°C): Chhor, Turbat 36 and Mithi 35.

For more information, contact:
National Weather Forecasting Centre (NWFC)
Pakistan Meteorological Department
Headquarter Office, Sector H-8/2, Islamabad, Pakistan
Tel: +92-51-111-638-638