New Delhi: A foggy morning gave way to a sunny and warm day in the national capital Friday as the maximum temperature settled two notches above the season`s average at 24.5 degrees. The Met Office has forecast light rain Saturday evening.
"Delhi will see mist early morning tomorrow (Saturday) and the day will be cloudy. Light rain may occur in some parts of the city towards the evening or night," said an official of the India Meteorological Department.
The maximum and minimum temperatures are likely to hover around 24 and 9 degrees Celsius, added the official.
Friday morning saw fog and the visibility at 8:30 a.m. was 600 metres.
According to Northern Railway, 23 trains were delayed while the departure time of 15 trains had to be rescheduled. One train was cancelled.
The day`s minimum temperature settled a notch below the season`s average at 7 degrees Celsius and the day`s maximum humidity was recorded at 97 percent.
Thursday`s maximum temperature settled at 22.6 degrees Celsius - average for the season, while the minimum temperature settled a notch above the season`s average at 9.6 degrees Celsius.