Mercury will go down even further.

Winter has knocked in North India including Delhi. Scientists from the Meteorological Department of India (IMD) said the national capital recorded a minimum temperature of 12.5C on Thursday.

According to IMD, the normal minimum temperature at this time of the year is 15–16C. Kuldeep Srivastava, head of IMD’s regional forecasting center, said the last low temperature in Delhi in October was recorded in 1994.

On October 31, 1994, the city’s minimum temperature was recorded at 12.3C. On October 31, 1937, the city recorded its lowest temperature of the month – 9.4C.

The minimum temperature is likely to be around 12 ° C in the next two-three days.

IMD scientist said that the minimum temperature is likely to fall to 11C in Delhi by 1 November.


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October 31, 2020 at 11:21AM