Weather and Climate
Equatorial South Asia
Official Weather Predictions
MaldivesThe Maldives Department of Meteorology provides 3-day forecasts at Maldives
IndiaThe Indian Meteorological Department provides a forecast for the Southern Peninsular Indian region from its Chennai Regional Centre.
Sri LankaSri 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 FECTWave 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 IRI. 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 SST. The summary of the El Nino Southern Oscillation (ENSO) predictions are at ENSO.