Chandigarh sees 31 mm of rainfall, mercury dips

Chandigarh sees 31 mm of rainfall, mercury dips

A waterlogged road in Chandigarh on Thursday. Tribune Photo: Pradeep Tewari

Tribune News Service

Chandigarh, September 23

The maximum temperature in the city today dropped by over five degrees owing to 31 mm of rainfall.

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Yesterday, the maximum temperature was 30.4 °C, which dropped to 25°C today. It was eight degrees below normal. The minimum temperature dropped from 24.8°C yesterday to 24°C today. It was, however, still three degrees above normal.

According to the weatherman, no rain is expected for the next three days. Despite good rain in the past few days, the monsoon deficit is still 31 per cent so far.

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