REGIONAL METEOROLOGICAL CENTER

QUETTA, BALOCHISTAN

PAKISTAN METEOROLOGICAL DEPARTMENT

ABOUT RMC, QUETTA

INTRODUCTION

The Regional Meteorological Center, Quetta was established in 1951. The initial objective of RMC, Quetta was to record seismic activities in the Balochistan region, as the north-western part of Balochistan region lies at high seismic activity  zone.

 

Gradually, the role of the office was extended, and it received the status of Regional Meteorological Center. RMC Quetta, controls various observatories all around the province and provides services related to Weather, Weather Forecast, Climate, Seismic activities, Ozone Layer etc.

SERVICES & RESPONSIBILITIES

Regional Meteorological Center, Quetta

 

01. Seismic activity monitoring, evaluation & reporting

02. Co-ordination with the Observatories under RMC, Quetta, gathering data and forwarding it to the

      concerned authorities.

03. Obtaining data related to Ozone layer, on daily basis.

04. Providing daily Weather Report to the media and other concerned agencies.

05. Climate data processing

06. Moon Sighting

07. Provision of Meteorological data for court cases, insurance claim, inquiry reports etc.

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