On April 6, the maximum temperature in Delhi touched 38 degrees Celsius. It stayed near the 35-degree mark for the rest of the week. Between April 16 and April 20, the temperature in the Capital is expected to remain between 30-33 degrees Celsius.
According to a MET office source, the western disturbance would cause moderate scattered to fairly widespread rain/thundershower activity over Jammu & Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh from April 15 to 20. It will cause light to moderate, isolated to scattered rain/thundershower activity over Uttarakhand, Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, western Uttar Pradesh, and adjoining eastern Uttar Pradesh from April 16 to 19.