Delhi is hit by heavy rains, with a maximum temperature of 30.4 degrees Celsius.
The India Meteorological Department reported heavy rains drenched Delhi on Sunday, triggering flooding and traffic bottlenecks in numerous sections of the city, causing commuter misery. The highest temperature settled at 30.4 degrees Celsius, three degrees below average. The IMD blamed the unseasonably wet weather on a western disturbance.
The minimum temperature was 23.5 degrees Celsius, four degrees above average, with a relative humidity of 96 percent at 5.30 p.m., according to the report. Apart from Delhi, moderate to heavy rains were predicted for practically all surrounding areas in Uttar Pradesh and Haryana, as well as several others in the National Capital Region, on Sunday.
Loni Dehat, Hindon Air Force Station, Bahadurgarh, Ghaziabad, Indirapuram, Chhapraula, Dadri, Greater Noida, Gurgaon, Faridabad, Manesar, Ballabhgar, Sohana, Manesar, and Rewari were among the places where the IMD predicted moderate to heavy rainfall. On Monday, the weather forecast calls for a cloudy sky, light rain, and thunderstorms. The maximum temperature is forecast to be around 29 degrees Celsius, while the minimum temperature will be around 20 degrees Celsius.
According to the IMD, the city received 3 mm of rain in the last 24 hours.