The city witnessed a hot afternoon on Tuesday as the maximum temperature was recorded at 36.2 degrees Celsius, four degrees above normal.
The minimum temperature was also recorded at a degree above normal, at 19.2 degrees Celsius.
Wednesday is also expected to be similar with the maximum temperature expected to be 35 degrees and the minimum expected to be 18 degrees Celsius.
“We are expecting cooler weather on Thursday and Friday due to an oncoming western disturbance. Rainfall, however, is not expected any time soon,” said a senior MeT official.