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Dholpur records 44.6c

Mercury rises in north-west region


 

CHANDIGARH
  • The maximum temperature on Wednesday was 40.6C (106.1F) and the minimum 24.0C (75.2F).
    The maximum relative humidity was  40 per cent and the minimum 05  per cent.
  • Sunset: Thursday: 7.17
  • Sunrise: Friday: 5.22
  • OUTLOOK FOR  THURSDAY:  Partly cloudy.
 
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REGION

Extremes

Town

Max (in Celsius)

Min (in Celsius)

Ambala

41.7

23.5

Amritsar

41.6

22.0

Bhuntar

12.3

Hisar

42.8

26.8

Jammu

39.4

Karnal

40.6

21.7

Ludhiana

41.7

23.1

Patiala

41.8

22.5

Shimla

27.2

15.9

Srinagar

21.7

10.6

Sundernagar

16.0

 

 

NATION

Read under headings Max (maximum temperature), Min (minimum temperature), R (rainfall in past 24 hours) and TR (total rainfall):

Station

Max

Min

R

TR

Ahmedabad

44

29

0

1

Bangalore

34

23

1

159

Bhopal

43

28

0

16

Bhubaneswar

39

29

0

171

Chennai

39

28

0

217

Dehra Dun

37

21

0

84

Gangtok

18

16

11

804

Guwahati

31

24

44

522

Hyderabad

43

28

0

65

Jaipur

42

26

0

38

Jammu

39

26

0

175

Kolkata

34

27

0

309

Lucknow

43

24

0

46

Mumbai

34

27

0

0

New Delhi

42

24

0

43

Panjim

34

27

0

45

Patna

38

26

0

20

Ranchi

42

27

0

17

Thiruvananthapuram

33

26

0

353

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Dholpur records 44.6c
Tribune News Service

New Delhi, May 25
Rainfall: Rain/thundershowers have occurred at isolated places in east Rajasthan. Weather was mainly dry in the rest of the region.

Temperature: Past 24 hours change: The maximum temperatures rose in Jammu and Kashmir and changed little elsewhere. Departure: They were above normal in Himachal Pradesh, east Rajasthan and east Uttar Pradesh, below normal in Jammu and Kashmir and normal in the rest of the region. The highest maximum temperature in the region was 44.6C recorded at Dholpur (Rajasthan).

Forecast valid until the morning of May 27: Rain/thundershowers are likely at isolated places in Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir and Uttaranchal. Isolated duststorm/thunderstorm is likely in Rajasthan. Weather will be mainly dry in the rest of the region.

Forecast for Delhi and neighbourhood valid until the morning of May 27: Partly cloudy sky. The maximum temperature will be around 42C.

Farmers weather bulletin for Delhi forecast valid until the morning of May 27: Sky will be partly cloudy.

Outlook for the subsequent two days: No large change.

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Mercury rises in north-west region

Chandigarh, May 25
People sizzled under intense heat as the mercury rose in the north-west region today, touching 42.8C at Hisar and 41.8C at Patiala, turning them the hottest places in Haryana and Punjab, respectively.

The temperature stayed one to three degrees above normal in the region in the wake of the scorching heat persisting in most parts of Haryana, Punjab and Chandigarh.

Ludhiana with 41.7C turned out to be the second hottest place in Punjab, followed by Amritsar recording 41.6C, three degrees above normal.

The mercury stayed one degree above normal at Ambala and Karnal in Haryana, respectively, recording 41.7C and 40.6C.

People groaned under hot weather conditions in Chandigarh with the mercury soaring to 40.6C, two degrees above normal.

In Himachal Pradesh, the temperature rose to 27.2C, three degrees above normal, at the capital town Shimla. Other towns in the state, including Sundernagar, also showed rise in the temperature.

The weather office has predicted rain or thundershowers at a few places in Himachal Pradesh and Punjab and duststorm at isolated places in Haryana during the next 24 hours. UNI

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