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CHANDIGARH
  • The maximum temperature on Saturday was 42.6C (104.7F) and the minimum 24.0C (77.4F).
    The maximum relative humidity was 51 per cent and the minimum 09 per cent.
  • Sunset: Sunday: 07.23
  • Sunrise: Monday: 05.20
  • OUTLOOK FOR  SUNDAY:  Partly cloudy.
 
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Extremes
Town Max (in Celsius) Min (in Celsius)

Ambala

43.2

22.8

Amritsar

44.3

23.0

Bhuntar

35.0

12.7

Hisar

45.9

28.5

Jammu

42.1

26.0

Karnal

42.7

23.5

Ludhiana

43.9

23.9

Patiala

43.4

23.6

Rohtak

27.9

Shimla

29.3

19.3

Srinagar

29.7

11.3

Sundernagar

39.0

18.0

 

 

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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

42

28

0

0

Allahabad

45

31

0

0

Bangalore

32

23

0

68

Bhopal

43

28

0

0

Bhubaneswar

42

29

tr

tr

Chennai

41

29

tr

1

Dehra Dun

23

15

0

0

Gangtok

23

15

0

7

Guwahati

33

25

0

7

Hyderabad

41

28

0

4

Jaipur

42

29

0

0

Jammu

41

26

0

0

Kolkata

38

30

0

0

Lucknow

44

30

0

0

Mumbai

34

28

0

1

Nagpur

47

32

0

1

New Delhi

43

29

0

0

Patna

45

28

0

0

Shimla

27

19

0

1

Sholapur

41

28

0

0

Srinagar

28

11

0

0

Thiruvananthapuram

32

25

0

10

Viskhapatnam

41

31

0

27

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Sriganganagar records 45.5C
Tribune News Service

New Delhi, June 4
Rainfall: Weather was mainly dry in the region.

Temperature: Past 24 hours change: The maximum temperatures changed little. Departure: They were appreciably above normal n east Uttar Pradesh, above normal in Himachal Pradesh, Rajasthan, west Uttar Pradesh and Uttaranchal and normal in the rest of the region. The highest maximum temperature in the region was 45.5C recorded at Sriganganagar (Rajasthan).

Forecast valid until the morning of June 6: Isolated rain/thundershowers are likely in Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir and Uttaranchal. Isolated duststorm/thunderstorm is likely in Haryana, Punjab, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh.

Forecast for Delhi and neighbourhood valid until the morning of June 6: Partly cloudy sky with dust haze. Duststorm/thunderstorm accompanied with squall is likely in some areas. The maximum temperature will be around 43C.

Farmers weather bulletin for Delhi forecast valid until the morning of June 6: Duststorm/thunderstorm is likely at a few places. Squall wth wind speed exceeding 65 kmph is likely at isolated places.

Outlook for the subsequent two days: No large change.

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Hisar hottest at 45.9C

Chandigarh, June 4
As blistering heat wave swept most parts of North India today, Hisar in Haryana turned out to be the hottest recording a high of 45.9C while people in Amritsar suffered under sweltering conditions as the mercury rose to 44.3C.

The heat wave which intensified at several places in the region during the past few days provided little respite to the residents of Chandigarh, where the maximum temperature today shot by three degrees above normal to record 42.6C, the Meteorological Department said here.

Ambala also braved some hot weather recording a two degrees above normal high at 43.2C. Karnal was also hot at 42.7C, which was three degrees above the normal range.

In Punjab, Ludhiana was the second hottest place after Amritsar recording a high of 43.9C, two degrees above normal. Patiala also recorded a near similar maximum at 43.4C, up by two degrees.

Many places in Himachal Pradesh also recorded some above normal maximum temperatures. PTI

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