Articles | Volume 374
Proc. IAHS, 374, 151–157, 2016
Proc. IAHS, 374, 151–157, 2016

  17 Oct 2016

17 Oct 2016

Assessment of water resources and seasonal prediction of rainfall in India

P. R. Rakhecha

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Short summary
From the analysis of rainfall data available at about 5000 stations, this paper is prepared to provide comprehensive assessment of water availability in different states of India as well as for the country as a whole.