Light rain in Delhi brings respite from heat

The weather office has forecast generally cloudy skies for Monday with very light rain and thundershowers, accompanied by gusty winds.

Published on May 01, 2023 11:58 AM IST 7 Photos

Delhiites on Monday woke up to pleasant weather with the minimum temperature settling at 19.6 degrees Celsius, six notches below the season's average. The relative humidity at 8.30 am stood at 87 per cent. (HT Photo/Sanjeev Verma)

The weather office has forecast thunderstorms with rain during the day. The maximum temperature is likely to hover around the 26-degree Celsius mark. (HT Photo/Sanjeev Verma)

On April 30, parts of the national capital received light rain, bringing down the maximum temperature to 28.7 degrees Celsius, 10 notches below the season's average and the lowest in the month since April 4, 2015, the India Meteorological Department said. (HT Photo/Sanjeev Verma)


The Safdarjung observatory recorded 0.3 mm of rainfall. Palam and Lodhi Road observatories recorded traces of rain between 8:30 am and 5:30 pm, the IMD said. (ANI)

On April 29, the city recorded a minimum temperature of 22.2 degrees Celsius and a maximum of 33.1 degrees Celsius. (ANI)