New Delhi, October 5 (IANS): People in Delhi woke up to partly cloudy skies on Tuesday, with the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) forecasting very light rain or drizzle in isolated places in the nation’s capital.
According to IMD, the maximum temperature is expected to hover around 35 degrees Celsius and the minimum at 26.4 degrees Celsius.
The latest weather agency update at 8:30 a.m. says the temperature was recorded at 29 degrees Celsius with a relative humidity of 71 percent.
The wind was blowing in a northeast direction at a speed of 3.6 km / h. The city observed sunrise at 6:16 a.m. and sunset is likely at 6:03 p.m.
The Air Quality and Weather Forecast and Research System (SAFAR) said the Air Quality Index (AQI) in the nation’s capital was at a “satisfactory” level with PM10 at 74 and PM 2.5 to 32. The “satisfactory” level of the advisory means that no precautionary measures are required. For Wednesday, SAFAR said the air quality would be “good” with PM10 probably at 50 and PM 2.5 at 28.
Over the past 24 hours, the maximum temperature was recorded at 36.4 degrees Celsius, three notches below normal, and the minimum was 26.4 degrees Celsius, five notches below.