Hot, humid day ahead in Delhi

Delhiites can expect a hot and humid day Sunday with met officials forecasting a rise in the mercury level.

Updated: May 09, 2010, 10:29 AM IST

New Delhi: Delhiites can expect a hot and humid day Sunday with met officials forecasting a rise in the mercury level.

The maximum temperature will hover around 39 degrees Celsius, one notch below the average for this time of the year and the minimum should be around 27 degrees, a weather official said.

The humidity level would be oscillating between 31 and 62 percent.

"There would be partly cloudy sky which will become clear during the course of the day. There is no prediction of rain," said an Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) official.

Delhiites witnessed a humid day Saturday as well with the mercury hovering around 38 degrees Celsius.

IANS