KARACHI: The city received its first winter showers on Monday night as winds lashed the metropolis and are expected to remain here till Tuesday morning.
There was no word from the Met office about the amount of rain received in Karachi, but the downpour turned the city’s weather pleasant.
As per custom, Karachiites took to social media to express their delight at the first rain of the season in the city.
Almost the entire city received moderate to heavy rains, slightly affecting the power supply system. The sewerage system, which is already facing a lot of issues, was unable to cope with the sudden cloudburst, worsening the misery of Karachiites.
Although the mercury lingered at 18 degrees Celsius despite the rain, the pleasant weather had Karachiites elated. The maximum temperature in the city on Monday was 26 degrees Celsius and the minimum temperature was 16 degrees Celsius. The minimum temperature on Tuesday is expected to be 12 degrees Celsius.
The city is expected to receive light showers on Tuesday.