Visit to a Meteorological Department


The students of grade 7 of Orchids The International School-Thane, the finest CBSE school in Hiranandani Estate
visited the Meteorological Department in Colaba on 15th October 2015. The students were accompanied by their subject teacher to the MET Department. Students were first explained about seismology. The Weatherman then provided information about how city temperature is recorded (including maximum and minimum temperatures), humidity and measurement of rainfall using Rain gauge. The Regional Forecast Manager then showed them the satellite images of all the weather factors pertaining to temperature, wind, air pressure, precipitation and humidity. He also explained about how the recordings are made and shared with other countries.It was an informative visit for the students.