The meteorological division has predicted rain and snowfall in Himachal Pradesh from Sunday.
The MeT centre Shimla on Saturday forecast rain at some locations within the plains, low hills and rain and snowfall in remoted locations of mid and excessive hills of the state on December 27 and 28.
On Saturday, the climate remained dry however chilly within the state. Keylong, Kalpa, Mandi and Manali shivered at sub-zero temperatures, the meteorological division mentioned.
Tribal district Lahaul-Spiti’s administrative centre Keylong remained the coldest place within the state at minus 11.1 levels Celsius, MeT centre Shimla director Manmohan Singh mentioned.
Kalpa in Kinnaur district, Mandi and Manali in Kullu district recorded a low of minus 3, minus 1 and minus 0.2 levels Celsius respectively, he added.
Kufri and Dalhousie recorded a low of two.9 and 6.0 levels Celsius respectively, Singh mentioned.
The minimal temperature in Shimla was recorded as 7 levels Celsius, he mentioned.