Monsoon has added to the woes of the people amidst the coronavirus pandemic. Several states are bearing the brunt of the monsoon floods which have left thousands of people homeless during this global health crisis. Will rains affect the spread of novel coronavirus disease? This is the concern many people have now. Amidst this fear a study has suggested that a fall in the mercury levels will lead to the spike in COVID-19 cases. The study conducted jointly by researchers at IIT-Bhubaneswar and the AIIMS predicted that the spread of COVID-19 will pick up pace during peak monsoon and winter.