KARACHI: There is no Spring season for Karachiites, as the city directly landed from a wintry weather into the sizzling hot temperature of 25 degrees right from the morning of Wednesday.
According to the Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD), Karachi experienced a sound trailer of summers today with 25 degrees in the morning, with an expected maximum temperature to go up to 35 degrees.
The humidity level will remain 66 percent with an overall sunny weather today in the metropolis, PMD added.
On contrary, winters are to stay in the upper areas of Pakistan with -4 degrees in Kalam and -1 in Astore today.
Weather experts have warned that 2019 is expected to be the hottest year since 2015.
The PMD has predicted heat waves in May, while June will also be extremely hot.
Considering the PMD’s predictions, the Karachi Water and Sewerage Board (KWSB) is taking precautionary measures to improve water supply in all areas of the city, said KWSB Managing Director Asadullah Khan.
A meeting of KWSB engineers and PMD officials has been called in this regard to prepare a strategy for the provision of water in all districts including remote areas of the city, said Khan.