Lucknow: Weather was mainly dry in several parts of Uttar Pradesh with Etawah recording a maximum of 43.2 degrees Celsius.
Met office said day temperature rose in Gorakhpur, Varanasi, Allahabad divisions, fell in Moradabad division and changed little in the remaining divisions of the state.
They were appreciably below normal in Agra, Meerut divisions, below normal in Moradabad, Jhansi divisions, above normal in Gorakhpur, Faizabad, Allahabad divisions.
Highest maximum temperature over the state was 43.2 degrees Celsius recorded at Etawah.
The MET department has forecast a mainly dry weather over the state.