Heavy rains continued to lash the national capital and nearby areas for the second consecutive day today leading to water-logging in many areas of the city.
“Thunderstorm with light to moderate intensity rainfall to occur over some parts of south Delhi (Ayanagar, Deramandi, Tughalkabad), and some districts of Haryana), tweeted India Meteorological Department at 4:55 am on Sunday.
03-01-2021 0455 IST Thunderstorm with light to moderate intensity rain would occur over some parts of South-Delhi (Ayanagar, Deramandi, Tughalkabad ), Gohana, Gannaur, Panipat, Sohna, Manesar, Faridabad, Ballabgarh, Nuh (Haryana),
— India Meteorological Department (@Indiametdept) January 2, 2021
The minimum temperature in Delhi is likely to rise to 9 degrees Celsius in the next two to three days under the influence of the western disturbance, India Meteorological Department said.
Delhi had yesterday recorded the minimum temperature to 7 degrees Celsius due to a cloud cover over the city, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said.
At 441, the air quality index (AQI) of Delhi was recorded in the ”severe” category for the second day in a row.
The monitoring stations in many parts of the city including ITO, Mandir Marg, Sirifort, RK Puram and Punjabi Bagh showed the AQI in ”severe” category.
On January 8, 2006, the city had recorded a minimum of 0.2 degree Celsius. The all-time record is minus 0.6 degree Celsius registered in January 1935.
The lowest minimum temperature recorded in January last year was 2.4 degrees Celsius, the IMD said.
Leave a Reply