Islamabad- Pakistan Meteorological Department has forecasted that most parts of the country including Islamabad, Hazara, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala, Lahore, Faisalabad, Sargodha division and Kashmir would receive first pre-monsoon showers during the next 48 hours.
Mainly very hot and dry weather was remained hot and dry in most parts of the country today. However, dust-thunderstorm rain is expected at isolated places in lower Sindh and Makran coast. The highest temperatures recorded during the last 24 hours were Bhakkar 48 C, Nokundi and Dadu 47 C, Dalbandin and Risalpur 46 C, Mianwali, Dera Ismail Khan, Peshawar and Sibbi 45 C. The maximum temperatures recorded in the other cities were Islamabad 42 C, Lahore 42 C, Karachi 37 C, Peshawar 45 C, Quetta 38 C, Skardu 33 C, Murree 30 C, Muzaffarabad 43 C, Gilgit 41 C, Faisalabad 42 C, Multan 41 C and Hyderabad 40 C.