Zee Media Bureau
New Delhi: The national capital sizzled on Thursday as the mercury touched 44.7 degree Celsius- the hottest day of the season so far.
The temperature crossed 44 degree C mark as heat wave continued to sweep the city.
The minimum temperature recorded today was 27.7 degree Celsius, a rise of nearly two notches from yesterday`s minimum of 26 degree Celsius.
The maximum temperature for the city recorded yesterday was 43.4 degree Celsius while the same figure for Palam observatory was 45.8 degree Celsius.
The minimum temperature tomorrow is forecast at 28 degree Celsius.
(With agency inputs)