What is Cyclone? | Here's all you need to know about Cyclone Nisarga

Updated: Jun 04, 2020, 21:46 IST

In meteorology, a cyclone refers to any low-pressure area with winds spiraling inwards. Cyclones rotate in the Southern Hemisphere and anti-clockwise in the Northern Hemisphere. Cyclone is the general term for a variety of low-pressure system types, such as tropical cyclones, extra-tropical cyclones, and tornadoes.