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Updated December 21st, 2023 at 16:19 IST

Max temp in Delhi settles at 22 degrees Celsius; air quality continues to be ‘poor’

The minimum temperature in the national capital was recorded at 6.2 degrees Celsius.

Reported by: Nishtha Narayan
AQI
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New Delhi: Maximum temperature in the national capital settled at 22.2 degrees Celsius while the Air Quality Index continues to be in ‘poor’ quality on Thursday. While the minimum temperature in the national capital was recorded at 6.2 degrees Celsius. 

On a scale of 0 to 500, the air quality index was 285 on Wednesday compared to 286 the day before.

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While the maximum temperature recorded on Wednesday was 22.2 degrees Celsius, which was the second lowest of this season so far. 

The temperature was 22°C on November 28. Tuesday saw highs of up to 23.5 degrees Celsius during the day.

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The lowest temperature on Wednesday was 6.2 degrees Celsius. A day earlier, it was 7.8.

Minimum temperature likely to rise by 2-3 degree Celsius in Northern India in next three days, said India Meteorological Department on Wednesday. 

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The IMD stated that there is no significant weather is likely over the country in next five days. 

Minimum temperatures are in the range of 4-8°C over most parts of Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh-Delhi, north Rajasthan and West Uttar Pradesh and 8-12°C over most parts of East Uttar Pradesh, south Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Bihar, said the IMD. 

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“Yesterday’s Cyclonic Circulation over Lakshadweep now lies over southeast Arabian Sea and extends upto middle tropospheric levels. • A fresh Western Disturbance as a trough in middle tropospheric westerlies runs roughly along Long. 50°E to the north of Lat. 30°N,” IMD stated. 

 

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Published December 21st, 2023 at 07:19 IST

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