According to the Meteorological Department, from December 31, the minimum temperature will again start to decline. january 4th
The chill of winter has persisted for several days in the plains of Northwest India. Due to the effect of moist air on Thursday, there was some respite from the cold in Delhi-NCR. Due to this, the day temperature increased and there was a feeling of heat even in winter. However, due to the effect of new western disturbance, the weather pattern will change once again and cold and fog will return in the new year. Due to this the chill will increase once again.
Delhi recorded a maximum temperature of 23.7 degrees Celsius, three notches above normal, and a minimum temperature of seven degrees Celsius on Thursday. For the past several days, the minimum temperature was below six degrees and the maximum temperature was running around 20 degrees. Due to this, Delhi was experiencing severe cold, but from Wednesday the temperature started rising and there was relief from the cold.
This trend continued on Thursday as well. Gurugram recorded maximum temperature of 23.7 and minimum temperature of 8.4, Ghaziabad recorded 19.9 and minimum temperature of 10.2. Pitampura area of Delhi recorded the highest maximum temperature of 24.2 degree Celsius. The minimum temperature here was also 11.7 degree Celsius.
According to the Meteorological Department, from December 31, the minimum temperature will again start to decline. By January 4, the temperature is expected to reach four degrees. According to the Meteorological Department, dense to dense fog is expected in Delhi, Chandigarh and Haryana in the morning for the next three to four days.
At the same time, the department has issued a yellow alert for cold wave and cold days from January 1 to 2. There will be this cold wave in North West India, whose effect will be seen in Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi. The department has predicted clear sky and dense fog in Delhi on Friday morning. At the same time, the maximum temperature will be recorded up to 21 degrees and the minimum temperature will be up to eight degrees.
The temperature is likely to reach up to four degrees.