The maximum rainfall for the state, 4.3 cm, was recorded in Mamidala in Nalgonda. Most parts of the State have received deficient rainfall this monsoon. The State’s average rainfall actual rainfall received since June 1 till August 9 stands at 37.4 cm against a normal of 43.6 cm. Khammam, which recorded the highest amount of rain this year as on date, and Hyderabad, have thus far recorded above normal rainfall. Before the start of the season, IMD had predicted above normal rainfall for the country this year during monsoon season.
Source: The Hindu August 12, 2017 18:26 UTC