People suffering from the heat in the capital can get relief from Friday. The Meteorological Department has issued an orange alert for the next 24 hours. In such a situation, there is a possibility of heavy rain in Delhi with wind speed of 30 to 40 kilometers per hour. Also, the rainy season will continue for the next five days.
According to Rajendra Jenamani, senior scientist of the Meteorological Department, there was no heat wave at any place in the country on Thursday. In such a situation, it can be said that Lu has returned. According to Jenamani, the heat wave started in North-West India from June 3, while Northeast India witnessed the heat wave from June 10, which ended on June 15. However, there is no heat wave for the next five days.
While issuing a yellow alert for Thursday, the Meteorological Department had expressed the possibility of rain, but on the contrary, it was sunny throughout the day and people were troubled by the sultry heat. However, people took respite from the scorching heat of the air due to no heat wave. The maximum temperature was 40.2 degrees Celsius above normal and the minimum temperature was four below normal at 23.8 degrees Celsius. The humidity level in the air was recorded in the range of 36 to 84 per cent. Mungeshpur on the outskirts of Delhi recorded 42.5 degree Celsius mercury. Apart from this, mercury was 42.1 in Najafgarh and 40.9 degree Celsius in Zafarpur.
According to the Meteorological Department, there is a possibility of heavy rain with wind speed of 30 to 40 kilometers per hour in the next 24 hours. The department has issued an orange alert regarding this. In such a situation, there is a possibility of rain till afternoon. With the decrease in maximum temperature, it can be recorded up to 37 and minimum temperature up to 26 degree Celsius. The department has forecast that it will be cloudy for the next five days and the rain will continue. For this the department has issued a yellow alert.
Maximum temperature – 37 °C
Minimum temperature- 26 degree Celsius
Sunset time: 7:21 pm
Sunrise time: 5:24 pm
It will be cloudy throughout the day and winds will blow at a speed of 30 to 40 kilometers per hour. The department’s orange alert is on. There is a possibility of heavy rain.