Sharp increase in temperature brings relief from biting cold in Delhi
New Delhi: The citizens in Delhi got relief from biting cold conditions in the last three days. The minimum temperature was recorded at 10.4 degrees Celsius on Wednesday morning.
The minimum temperatures have increased consistently since Monday. It was 6.2 degrees Celsius on Tuesday and 5.3 degrees Celsius on Monday.
As per the India Meteorological Department (IMD), the weather is expected to be comfortable in the next two to three days.
The reason for the rise in minimum temperature has been easterly winds, which are not as cold as westerlies coming from snow-capped mountains in the Himalayas.
The weather department said that the Western Disturbance will lead to light rain on Thursday and Friday. The unseasonal rains could also bring thunderstorms, lightning and hail.
Meanwhile, the maximum temperature had increased to 28.1 degrees Celsius on Tuesday, which is six notches more than normal.