"In Kargil town of Ladakh region, the lowest was minus 16.6 while it is was minus 12.4 in Pahalgam and minus 10.8 in Gulmarg," Lotus said. "Jammu city recorded a minimum of 5.9 degrees, which is a degree below normal."
The official said weather would remain dry across the state during the next 12 hours.
Meanwhile, most water bodies in the state that serve as winter homes for the migratory birds have frozen and the birds are reported to be moving out to the unfrozen areas of the Wullar Lake to find food during these days.
The local wildlife protection department was organising artificial feed for thousands of migratory birds that flock the region during the harsh winter in northern regions like Siberia and Tibet.