Weather and Climate Predictions for
Equatorial South Asia
Official Weather Predictions
The Maldives Department of Meteorology provides 3-day forecasts at Maldives
The Indian Meteorological Department provides a forecast for the Southern Peninsular Indian region from its
Chennai Regional Centre
. Clickable summaries are provided by the IMD for Tamil Nadu.
Sri Lanka Department of Meteorology
provides next day forecasts.
Experimental Extended Range Weather Forecasts
The National Centre for Medium Range Weather Forecasting in India forecasts weather over Sri Lanka for the next three days using a regional model. The forecasts are available for
rainfall and wind and pressure heights
SUNY-Albany and FECT
Wave propagation based methods were used by Prof. Paul Roundy at SUNY Albany in collaboration with Lareef Zubair to provide updated
predictions for Sri Lanka
IRI Seasonal Climate Forecasts
Climate Update for Asia
The IRI seasonal climate forecasts for rainfall and temperature for Asia is available via
Various nuances in the intrepretation of the forecasts should be consulted at
description of predictions.
The sea surface temperature predictions which drive these predictions are at
The summary of the El Nino Southern Oscillation (ENSO) predictions are at