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Delhi Marks November’s Minimum Temperature With Lowest 7.5 Degree
November has been on a colder note since beginning. On friday, recorded a minimum temperature of 7.5 degrees Celsius.
Weather Update: Delhi Marks November’s Minimum Temperature With Lowest 7.5 Degree
New Delhi: National Capital Of India, Delhi recorded a minimum temperature of 7.5 degrees Celsius on Friday, the lowest in the in 14 years in the month of November. According to the reports of India Meteorological Department (IMD).
National capital is bearing this lowest minimum temperature in November since November 29, 2006, when the capital recorded a minimum of 7.3 degrees Celsius, said Kuldeep Srivastava, the head of the IMD’s regional forecasting centre.
This lowest temperature is marking cold wave for national capital of india. We will declare a cold wave in Delhi if the situation persists on Saturday, Kuldeep Srivastava said.
Delhi had recorded the lowest minimum temperature of 11.5 degrees Celsius last year, 10.5 degrees Celsius in 2018 and 7.6 degrees Celsius in 2017 in the month of November.The all time record for the lowest minimum temperature for month November is 3.9 degrees Celsius recorded on November 28, 1938.
Mahesh Palawat, an expert at in a private forecasting agency, said cold winds blowing from snow-laden western Himalayas have led to a dip in the mercury and a similar situation will continue till Saturday. A new Western Disturbance is approaching northwest India on November 23. It is likely to increase the minimum temperature by a few notches, he said.
On this Thursday, the capital recorded a minimum of 9.4 degrees Celsius.(Inputs From PTI)