Sunday, July 22, 2012

HSEB 2069 Result

Congratulation to all those who passed Higher Secondary Education Board (HSEB) XII exam. For those who could not make it this time, remember the world is not over yet. Best of luck for the next time.

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View results at NTC web portal.

Related news:
KATHMANDU: The Higher Secondary Education Board (HSEB) published the results of Grade XII exams under the science faculty on Sunday.

About 72.31 per cent of regular students passed the exams, while only 46.79 per cent of examinees succeeded in the partial category.

A total of 35,774 -- 30,200 as regular and 5,574 partial -- students had taken the exams conducted in conducted in April.

The results of commerce and humanities streams will be published later.

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Thursday, July 12, 2012

M4.9 earthquake hits Southern Bajhang in Western Nepal on July 11

Kathmandu, July 11: National Seismological Center web portal reported an earthquake hit southern Bajhang today. Earthquake measuring M4.9 was epicentered in southern Bajhang in western Nepal at 17:23 UTC on July 11 (or 23:08pm local time same day). No records of casualties reported so far.

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Saturday, July 7, 2012

Kathmandu Rainfall Watch

Monthly Rainfall
(updated daily at approx 18:00 NPT)

View Rainfall Data for Kathmandu this month in tabular format

Monthly Rainfall trend and number of wet days

Past 40 years Annual & Monthly rainfall pattern

Past 40 years Annual rainfall pattern vs 2015

What is the wettest month in Kathmandu?

- July (average monthly rainfall is 370.5mm with 22 wet days)

What is the driest month in Kathmandu?

- November (average 8mm of rainfall with just 1 wet day)

What is the maximum 24 hours rainfall received in Kathmandu and when?

- 177mm in July 23, 2002

What is the maximum monthly rainfall in Kathmandu and when?

- 591.5mm in July 2003

What is average annual rainfall?

- 1469mm

Which is the wettest year?

- 2013 (total annual 1938mm of rain)

Which is the driest year?

- 1991 (total annual 1068mm of rain)

What is average number of wet days in a year?

- 104 days (with 24 hour precipitation > 0.1mm of rain)

Is there any relation between weather / rainfall amount and load shedding in Nepal?

- Yes! Because most of the hydel projects in Nepal are based on Run-Off-River (ROR) type amount of precipitation highly influences power generation. Lesser rainfall yields longer load shedding hours in cold and dry season (winter - spring time). Note: load shedding pattern based on past 5 years data.
For more information on load shedding >> Click here

data: Meteorological Forecasting Division, Department of Hydrology and Meteorology, World Meteorological Organization,

Month-wise weather trends in recent years:

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