Above normal rainfall in 4 districts of state
Bhopal. Madhya Pradesh has recorded 20 percent more rainfall than usual in 4 districts from June 1 to August 18 during the monsoon this year. Normal rainfall has been recorded in 33 districts of the state. The number of districts with low rainfall is 14. The highest rainfall is 870.4 millimeters recorded in Umaria while the lowest recorded is 401.9 millimeters in Alirajpur.
Districts with more than normal rainfall include Bhind, Neemuch, Umaria and Singrauli.
Districts that recorded normal rainfall include Datia, Morena, Sidhi, Tikamgarh, Shivpuri, Aagar-Malwa, Sehore, Damoh, Ratlam, Jabalpur, Ujjain, Shajapur, Hoshangabad, Mandla, Sheopurkalan, Guna, Katni, Mandsaur, Indore, Narsinghpur, Rewa, Gwalior, Vidisha, Burhanpur, Shahdol, Jhabua, Panna, Khandwa, Rajgarh, Badwani, Khargone and Chhindwada.
Districts with scanty rainfall include Bhopal, Sagar, Dewas, Anuppur, Balaghat, Satna, Harda, Dhar, Betul, Alirajpur, Ashoknagar, Chhatarpur, Seoni and Dindori.