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Delhi partly cloudy, but mercury soars

Last Updated: Monday, April 12, 2010 - 12:58

New Delhi: A day after recording the season`s highest day temperature, the met department Monday forecast a partly cloudy sky for Delhi as the day advances. Nonetheless, the temperature continues to soar much above the average.

According to the India Meteorological Department (IMD), the minimum temperature recorded early Monday was 24.5 degrees Celsius, a good five degrees above the average for this time of the year.
"It will be partly cloudy today (Monday), but that does not indicate rain. The temperatures will continue to soar, with the maximum hovering around 40 degrees Celsius," an IMD official said.
On Sunday, Delhi recorded the season`s highest day temperature of 41.6 degrees Celsius, six notches above the average.


First Published: Monday, April 12, 2010 - 12:58
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