Rain brings Delhi much-needed respite

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Rain brought a much-needed respite from the scorching heat in the capital on Wednesday, and the spell of pleasant weather is likely to continue for another couple of days.

Several parts of the national received morning showers. The minimum temperature was 24.3° Celsius, a notch below the season and aposse’s average and humidity was recorded at 82 per cent at 8.30 am.

The Safdarjung observatory recorded traces of rainfall, while Palam and Lodhi Road observatories recorded 1.8 and 1.5 mm rainfall respectively.

The weather man predicted a windy day with the possibility of thundershowers, light rain accompanied by lightning. The maximum temperature is likely to settle around 34 ° Celsius.

According to a MeT department official, light rain is predicted for the next two days.

On Tuesday, the minimum temperature was recorded at 20.8 degrees Celsius while the maximum temperature was recorded at 35.6 ° Celsius.