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Mercury dips below 30°C, perceptible cold in Delhi air

PTI 28 Oct 2015, 22:55:24 IST
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New Delhi: There was perceptible nip in the air under partly overcast skies as the mercury today dived to settle below the 30 degrees Celsius-mark in the national capital.

The maximum temperature was recorded at 26.3 degrees Celsius, five notches below the season's average, while the minimum was registered at 17.5 degrees Celsius, a notch above the normal, a MeT official said.

“The weather stations at Ridge and Lodhi Road also recorded traces of rainfall during the day,” the official said.

The weatherman has predicted partly cloudy skies for tomorrow along with the possibility of thundery developments in some areas.
“The skies will be partly cloudy.

Thundery developments may occur in some areas. There will be mist in the morning,” the official said, adding that the maximum and the minimum temperatures are expected to settle around 28 and 18 degrees Celsius, respectively.

The weather department has predicted that temperature will dip further in the coming days.

Yesterday, the maximum temperature was recorded at 31.4 degrees Celsius and the minimum was registered at 18.5 degrees Celsius.