Karachi Weather Update: Heavy rains to lash Sindh capital from April 18

12:32 PM | 17 Apr, 2024
Karachi Weather Update: Heavy rains to lash Sindh capital from April 18

ISLAMABAD – Pakistan's largest city Karachi is set to receive heavy rains as new system enters Pakistan.

Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) issued advisory about warning of heavy rainfall in various parts of metropolis including Surjani Town, Baldia, Liaquatabad, Orangi Town, Kiamari, DHA, Saddar, and Clifton. 

As of Wednesday, the current temperature is around 32-33 degrees Celsius with 80percent humidity.

A western wind system from Balochistan will enter Karachi, increasing wind intensity and possibly leading to thunderstorms.

This rainfall is also expected in nearby areas of Sindh and Balochistan. The Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA) has issued an alert for flooding in rivers, with recent rainfall in Balochistan causing concerns, including in Gwadar. \

In Balochistan, and KP Heavy rainfall wreak havoc earlier this week. In Gwadar, strong winds and rainfall have submerged low-lying areas, raising concerns about boat damage.

Rainfall has also been reported in other areas including Quetta, Gwadar, Kech, Awaran, Chagai, Khuzdar, Pasni, Mardan, Lasbela, Khuzdar, Qalat, Noshki, Jhal Magsi, Nasirabad, Sabi, Kohlu, Dera Bugti, Loralai, Harnai, Ziarat, Chaman, and Qila Saifullah per PMD report.

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Pakistani Rupee exchange rate to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal - 28 May 2024

Pakistani currency rates against US Dollar and other currencies on May 28, 2024 (Tuesday) in open market.

USD to PKR rate today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.4 for buying and 280.25 for selling.

Euro stands at 298 for buying and 301 for selling while British Pound rate is 349.5 for buying, and 353 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75.25 and Saudi Riyal increased to 73.45.

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 08:00 AM)

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.4 280.25
Euro EUR 298 301
UK Pound Sterling GBP 349.5 353
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.25 75.9
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.45 74.2
Australian Dollar AUD 183 184.8
Bahrain Dinar BHD 740.03 748.03
Canadian Dollar CAD 203 205
China Yuan CNY 38.42 38.82
Danish Krone DKK 40.44 40.84
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.62 35.97
Indian Rupee INR 3.35 3.46
Japanese Yen JPY 1.91 1.99
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 904.07 913.07
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 59.05 59.65
New Zealand Dollar NZD 170.03 172.03
Norwegians Krone NOK 25.92 26.22
Omani Riyal OMR 723.64 731.64
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.42 77.12
Singapore Dollar SGD 203 205
Swedish Korona SEK 26.02 26.32
Swiss Franc CHF 304.75 307.25
Thai Bhat THB 7.6 7.75


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