El Niño ending; many chances of La Niña during July-Sept: WMO

The IMD had forecast above-normal rain in the monsoon season in India with favourable La Niña conditions expected by August-September.

BySouth First Desk

Published Jun 04, 2024 | 11:30 AMUpdatedJun 04, 2024 | 11:30 AM


The 2023/24 El Niño, which drove record-breaking temperatures and extreme weather worldwide, is predicted to transition to La Niña conditions later this year, according to World Meteorological Organisation. The chance of La Niña conditions increases to 60 percent during July to September and 70 percent during August to November. The probability of El Niño redeveloping is negligible, WMO said.

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