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Indo-Asian News Service
New Delhi, July 23, 2011
The rains eluded the capital yet again with Delhi residents witnessing another hot and muggy day Saturday.  The maximum temperature was recorded at 34 degrees Celsius, a notch below average, while the minimum temperature settled at 27.9 degrees Celsius, one notch above average. No rain was recorded between 8.30am and 5.30pm and the humidity remained between a high of 85% and a low of 63%.

"A total of 138.8 mm rainfall has been recorded so far this season which is 39 percent less than the average,” said a Met Department official. “The sky will be partly cloudy on Sunday and there is a possibility of lightning later in the day,” he added.   The maximum and minimum temperature are expected to hover around 33 and 27 degrees Celsius, respectively.  ians