New Delhi: The city continued to sizzle
under hot and humid conditions today with A maximum
temperature of 44.3 degree Celsius, five notches above normal
while the minimum temperature touched 32.6 degrees -- the
highest of the season.
The maximum was marginally higher than yesterday`s
44.1 degrees. The minimum temperature, which rose by 1.5
degrees from yesterday`s 31.1 degrees, was four degrees above
normal for this time of the year.
The previous highest minimum temperature of the season
was recorded at 31.8 degrees Celsius, on June 5.
The humidity remained high, oscillating between 61 and
18 per centage and the combination of soaring heat and high
humidity levels made conditions worse for citizens.
he Met department has forecast a mainly clear sky,
with thundery development expected towards evening and night
It said the maximum temperature is like to be around
44 degree Celsius while while minimum will hover around 33