Lahore Weather Update: Rains, thunderstorms in parts of Punjab today

11:41 AM | 23 Nov, 2023
Lahore Weather Update: Rains, thunderstorms in parts of Punjab today
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Met Office has predicted scattered rains for parts of Punjab on Thursday and in the next coming days.

A fresh advisory shared by Pakistan Meteorological Department said a westerly wave affects western parts and will likely grip the upper parts today and in coming days.

Under the latest conditions, light rain-wind/thunderstorms are expected at isolated places in several Punjab regions including Murree, Galliyat, Rawalpindi, Attock, Jhelum, Chakwal, Mianwali, Sargodha, Layyah, Bhakkar, Dera Ghazi Khan and surroundings.

PMD said isolated hailstorms may also occur during this period.

Lahore Temperature Today

In the provincial capital, it was hazy sunshine at noon and temperature was recorded at 25°C. Winds blew at 6km/h. Max UV Index was recorded at 3 which is moderate, with visibility around 8-10km.

Lahore Air Quality

Despite the measures taken by the administration, the city's air quality was recorded at over 263 which is dangerous.

Experts suggest exposure to the air, even for a few minutes, can lead to serious health effects on everybody. 

Weather in other parts of Pakistan

A westerly wave is present over upper parts of the country.

Mainly dry weather is expected in most parts of the country, while cold in upper parts. Fog is likely to occur in plain areas of Punjab, upper Sindh and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa during night hours.

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Pakistani rupee exchange rate against US dollar, Euro, Pound and Riyal – March 3, 2024

Pakistani rupee remains largely stable against USD and other currencies in the open market on March 3, 2024 (Sunday).

US Dollar rate in Pakistan

In the open market, the US dollar was being quoted at 279.3 for buying and 282.45 for selling.

Euro currently stands at 302.5 for buying and 305.5 for selling while British Pound rate stands at 354 for buying, and 359 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED hovers at 76.3 whereas the Saudi Riyal saw slight increase, with new rates at 74.5.

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan – March 3, 2024

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar ‎USD 279.3 282.45
Euro EUR 302.5 305.5
UK Pound Sterling GBP 354 359
U.A.E Dirham AED 76.3 77
Saudi Riyal SAR 74.5 75.3
Australian Dollar AUD 181 183
Bahrain Dinar BHD 737.97 745.97
Canadian Dollar CAD 207 209.2
China Yuan CNY 38.82 39.22
Danish Krone DKK 40.23 40.63
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.7 36.05
Indian Rupee INR 3.37 3.48
Japanese Yen JPY 2.1 2.18
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 901.62 910.62
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.49 59.09
New Zealand Dollar NZD 168.97 170.97
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.54 26.84
Omani Riyal OMR 725.68 733.68
Qatari Riyal ‎QAR 76.74 77.44
Singapore Dollar SGD 207 209
Swedish Korona SEK 27.13 27.43
Swiss Franc CHF 314.07 316.57
Thai Bhat THB 7.74 7.89


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