Cold conditions persist in Punjab, Haryana
With minimum temperatures hovering below normal, cold conditions continued to persist in Punjab and Haryana today.Updated: Feb 27, 2012 14:50 IST
With minimum temperatures hovering below normal, cold conditions continued to persist in Punjab and Haryana on Monday.
Narnaul in Haryana was the coldest place in the two states, recording a low of 5.6 degrees Celsius that was down four notches, the MeT Department said here.
Karnal was also chilly at a minimum of 6 degrees C,
down four notches, while Hisar's low of 8.7 degrees C settled two notches below normal.
Bhiwani and Rohtak also braved the chill, recording minimums of 7 degrees C and 7.8 degrees C, respectively, down four and three notches each.
Ambala recorded a minimum of 8.3 degrees C, down two degrees.
In Punjab, Amritsar's minimum settled at 8 degrees C while Patiala recorded a low of 9.5 degrees C, which was
one degree below normal.
Ludhiana's minimum, however, settled at a normal 10 degrees Celsius.
Chandigarh, the joint capital of the two states, recorded a low of 8.4 degrees Celsius, down two degrees.
First Published: Feb 27, 2012 14:45 IST