Srinagar, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, recorded a minimum temperature of minus 3.3 degrees Celsius, same as the previous night's, an official of the MeT Department said.

Mercury in Qazigund - the gateway town to Kashmir valley - settled at minus 8.4 degrees Celsius, up by one degree from minus 9.4 degrees Celsius the previous night.     Kokernag, in south Kashmir, recorded a low of minus 9.2 degrees Celsius, an increase of over one degree from the previous night’s minus 10.6 degrees Celsius.

The mercury in the tourist resort of Pahalgam recorded a minimum of minus 10 degrees Celsius, over a degree up from minus 11.2 degrees Celsius the previous night.

The mercury in the famous ski-resort of Gulmarg also increased by over a degree to register a low of minus 4.8 degrees Celsius as compared to minus 6.4 degrees Celsius the previous night.
    
Kupwara, in north Kashmir, recorded a low of minus 0.8 degrees Celsius, as against the previous night’s 0.6 degrees Celsius.
    
Leh, in the frontier region of Ladakh, recorded a low of minus 12.8 degrees Celsius, same as the previous night. The nearby Kargil town recorded a low of minus 19.6 degrees Celsius, he said.

The MeT Department has said a fresh western disturbance is likely to affect the state from tomorrow and will continue its affect till February 6 with its main activity from the night of February 2 to 5.

(Agencies)

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