(beritajakarta.com 20-September-2011) The last several raining days in Jakarta, was deemed by Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Body (BMKG) as transition from dry season to rainy season. In fact, within one week ahead, DKI Jakarta, especially southern region of Jakarta was predicted to have light – middle rain intensity during afternoon to evening.
“The characteristic of transition season is when rain occurs on the afternoon to evening. The truth is, rain which had been down since 15 September, is one of the characteristic,” said Harry Tirto Djatmiko, Head of BMKG, to beritajakarta.com, Tuesday (20/9).
During this transition season, he reminds public to prepare to face extreme weather which can change quickly. “Entering this transition season, usually temperature and weather can be change drastically, sometimes hot and sometimes cold. If body condition is not fit, it will be easier to encounter health issue.”