News Desk, Amar Ujala, New Delhi
Updated Mon, 30 Nov 2020 10:37 PM IST
Winter increased in Delhi
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According to the Meteorological Department, the reason for this is the low global temperature, the interval of western disturbance is more, comparatively northwest winds are moving more. This has happened due to the mixed effect of these three. Looking at IMD data, the average minimum temperature was recorded at 9.6 degrees in November 1938, nine degrees in 1931 and 8.9 degrees in 1930. Generally, the average temperature in November is recorded at 12.9 ° C.
The average minimum temperature in November last year was 15 ° C, while in the year 2018 it was 13.4 ° C, in 2017 and 2016 it was 12.8 ° C. This time there were four cold spells in November, including three November, 20 November, 23 November and 24 November. In the plains, when the minimum temperature goes below 10 ° C or below, or is four to five degrees below normal temperature for two days, a cold wave is declared. The minimum temperature in Delhi was 6.9 degrees Celsius, three degrees below normal on Monday. This is the eighth time in November when the minimum temperature was less than 10 degrees. The maximum temperature was recorded at 26.8 degrees Celsius. According to the Meteorological Department, the minimum temperature in Delhi on November 23 was 6.3 degrees Celsius, which was the lowest since 2003. In the year 2003, the minimum temperature was recorded at 6.1 degrees. October was also the coldest in 58 years. The average temperature in October was 17.2, the lowest since 1962.