Delhi: Minimum temperature reaches 8C, light rainfall predicted for day
It was a cold morning in Delhi today with rains in the past 24 hours bringing down the minimum temperature to 8 degree Celsius. MeT department said the city received 27.8mm rains till 8.30 AM today. The heavy rainfall brought down the minimum temperature to 12.5 degree Celsius yesterday. Possibility of very light rains and thundershowers are forecast for later part of the day.
Relative humidity was 100% this morning (meaning the air is totally saturated with water vapor and cannot hold any more, creating the possibility of rain). Partly cloudy skies with possibility of very light rains and thundershowers are forecast for later part of the day. The maximum temperature in Delhi is likely to be around 19 degrees today. Yesterday, it was recorded at 19.4 degrees.
Due to bad weather conditions, 21 northbound trains including Mahabodhi Express, Lichchvi Express, Brahmputra Mail, Rewa Express, Shiv Ganga Express, and Vikramshila Express were running late, said the Northern Railways. After yesterday's rainfall, the air quality in Delhi also improved to moderate category.