Heavy rain swept Delhi on Sunday, causing waterlogging and traffic jams in several parts of the city causing inconvenience to passengers, said the Indian Meteorological Department, while the maximum temperature stabilized at 30.4 degrees Celsius, three degrees lower than normal. . The International Institute for Democracy (IMD) attributed the sudden downpours to the western disturbances.
The minimum temperature stabilized at 23.5 degrees Celsius, four degrees above normal, while the relative humidity recorded at 5.30 pm was 96 percent. Besides Delhi, moderate to heavy rain is expected for Sunday in almost all neighboring districts of Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and many other areas under the National Capital Region.
IMD forecast moderate to heavy rain in Loni Dehat, Hindon Air Station, Bahadurgarh, Ghaziabad, Indirapuram, Chhapraula, Dadri, Greater Noida, Gurgaon, Faridabad, Manesar, Ballabhgar, Sohana, Manesar, Rewari, among others. The Weatherman predicted overcast skies in general, light rain and thunderstorms on Monday. The maximum temperature is expected to be around 29°C while the minimum temperature is expected to be around 20°C respectively.
IMD said the city has received 3mm of rain in the past 24 hours.