Delhi: Mercury slips by 5 notches; light rains expected
Mercury slipped by five notches in the national capital a day after the city was hit by a dust storm, with the minimum temperature settling at a pleasant 23.4 degrees Celsius, a MeT Department official said. The relative humidity recorded in the morning was 70%. The weatherman forecast partly cloudy sky and very light rains or drizzle later in the day. Here's more.
Minimum temperatures recorded at weather stations
The minimum temperatures recorded at other weather stations were Lodhi Road (25.3 degrees Celsius), Palam (23.6), Ayanagar (22.7), and Ridge (15). Yesterday, the minimum temperature had settled at 30 degrees Celsius, two notches above the season's average while the maximum, at 40.5 degrees Celsius.