Write a short note on the Rain-fall Condition in Pakistan.

Difficulty: Medium

    Rain-fall Condition in Pakistan:

       In Pakistan, there are two rainy seasons.

  1. Monsoon rains in Summer
  2. Winter Rain
  3. Monsoon Rains in Summer:

      An average of 50 inches rain is experienced annually in Muree, Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Jhelum and Sialkot between July and September because of monsoon winds of summer.

     Towards the south, it decreases gradually. The southern plain area includes the areas of South Punjab, Sindh and Balochistan receive less than 10 inches of rain annually. Due to it, deserts are found in these areas. It does not rain on Balochistan. Plateau and north-west mountains during summer. Due to it, these are dry mountain ranges.

  1. Winter Rain:

     It rains in the northern plains during winter because of western winds. But it’s too less to meet our needs. Because of low rainfall in southern areas, farmers and other people have to face a lot of problems. To meet the requirements of water, it is utmost necessary to construct dams and canals so that agriculture may be developed.