Temperature dips as heavy rain, thunderstorm lash Delhi-NCR

The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) had predicted light drizzle in the capital for the day which is likely to continue for a couple of days with moderate showers at some places.

Written by January 22, 2019 08:34

New Delhi: The temperature is expected to fall below 18-degree Celsius on Tuesday with heavy showers. The mercury dipped in the national capital with several areas receiving light showers on Monday.

 

The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) had predicted light drizzle in the capital for the day which is likely to continue for a couple of days with moderate showers at some places.

The minimum temperature was recorded at 11.5 degrees Celsius, four notches above the season’s average while the maximum temperature was 22.6 degrees Celsius, a notch above the season’s average.

 

The IMD predicted hailstorm at isolated places over Jammu division, lower reaches of Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand, north Rajasthan, Punjab.