The Indian Meteorological Department today declared that the Southwest monsoon has withdrawn from the entire country and northeast monsoon rains have commenced over Tamil Nadu & adjoining areas.
This year Belagavi received 48.6% excess rainfall and most of it was in the month of August.
In June there was a deficit of 25%, in July again there was a deficit of 6%, August excess of 264% and Excess of September 75%.
Khanapur received the highest rainfall with 3095 mm of cumulative rainfall while Ramdurg received the least followed by Athani.
Belagavi on average receives 1391 mm of rainfall but this year it received 2067 mm.