New Delhi, April 3: Delhiites witnessed a sunny morning on Wednesday with the Met expecting the mercury to rise up to 37 degrees Celsius during the day.
The minimum was recorded at 17.6 degrees Celsius, a notch below the season’s average.
“The sky will remain clear. It may turn cloudy towards the later part of the day,” news agency IANS quoted an Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) official as saying.
At 8.30 a.m. the humidity was recorded at 50 per cent.
On Tuesday, the maximum temperature was recorded at 35.2 degrees Celsius, two notches above the season’s average, while the minimum temperature was recorded two notches below the season’s average at 16.2 degrees Celsius.
Delhi had recorded its warmest day of the season so far on Saturday when the maximum touched 39.2 degrees Celsius. This was also the warmest March day in nine years, since March 22, 2010, when the mercury recorded the same reading.