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Hot day in Delhi, maximum temperature to touch 41 degrees

A minimum of 21.4 degrees Celsius was recorded on Sunday, a slight fall from Saturday’s 22 degrees Celsius.

delhi Updated: Apr 16, 2017 13:14 IST
A minimum of 21.4 degrees Celsius was recorded on Sunday, a slight fall from Saturday’s 22 degrees Celsius.
A minimum of 21.4 degrees Celsius was recorded on Sunday, a slight fall from Saturday’s 22 degrees Celsius.(Sonu Mehta/HT Photo)

It was a hot morning in the national capital on Sunday though the humidity level stayed at a moderate level.

The Safdarjung observatory, the recording of which is considered the official figure for the city, recorded a minimum of 21.4 degrees Celsius, a slight fall from Saturday’s 22 degrees Celsius.

The MeT department has forecast a clear sky and a maximum temperature of 41 degrees Celsius later in the day.

The relative humidity registered in the morning stood at 41%.

Areas under Palam, Ayanagar and Ridge registered a low of 23.2, 23.4 and 24 degrees Celsius respectively, a MeT department official said.

“The maximum and minimum temperatures tomorrow (Monday) are expected to hover around 41 and 22 degrees Celsius, respectively,” the official said.

On Saturday, the minimum temperature was recorded at 22 degrees Celsius, while the maximum settled at 40.5 degrees Celsius.