Rains continued to lash Delhi for the third consecutive day on Saturday inflicting visitors snarls at some locations within the morning, even because the minimal temperature settled a notch above the conventional for the season.
Town acquired 15 mm of rainfall from 8.30 am on Friday to eight.30 am on Saturday, in response to knowledge shared by the India Meteorological Division (IMD).
In the meantime, the IMD stated typically cloudy sky with mild rainfall is anticipated within the nationwide capital within the subsequent two days. Average to heavy rainfall continued in elements of Delhi, and the Safdarjung Observatory, the town’s major climate station, gauged 6 mm of rainfall after 8:30 am on Saturday. With incessant rainfall, Delhi witnessed a pointy drop in mercury, as the utmost temperature settled at 27.2 levels Celsius, seven notches beneath the conventional. The minimal temperature settled at 22.6 levels Celsius, one notch above the conventional. Based on the climate division, mild to reasonable depth rain occurred over and within the adjoining areas of total Delhi and NCR (Hindon AF Station, Ghaziabad, Indirapuram, Chhapraula, Noida, Dadri, Better Noida, Gurugram, Faridabad, Manesar, Ballabhgarh).
The relative humidity at 5:30 pm was recorded at 100 per cent, in response to the IMD knowledge. Delhi’s air high quality index (AQI) was recorded within the ‘good’ (41) class round 7 pm, the Central Air pollution Management Board knowledge confirmed.
An AQI between zero and 50 is taken into account ‘good’, 51 and 100 ‘passable’, 101 and 200 ‘reasonable’, 201 and 300 ‘poor’, 301 and 400 ‘very poor’, and 401 and 500 ‘extreme’.