cold in Delhi
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North, northwest and central India, including Delhi, are gripped by severe cold due to the cold winds blowing from the snow-capped Himalayas. The minimum temperature in the Ridge area of Delhi fell to 1.5 degrees Celsius on Saturday. However, Delhi recorded an average minimum temperature of 2.2 degrees Celsius, the lowest this season.
At the same time, the minimum temperature in UP, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana was 2 degrees Celsius or lower. Minimum para was recorded as two degrees in Kanpur and Churk or UP and 2.9 degrees in Bareilly. The severe cold is expected to continue, according to the Meteorological Service. In some parts of UP, Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, Jammu-Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, there will be dense and very dense fog in some places for two to three days. There is also a chance of rain and snowfall in many areas of Jammu and Kashmir in the second week of January.
The air is bad too… Noida’s AQI 433:
The Air Quality Index (AQI) in Delhi-NCR was 359 on Saturday, which is slightly better than Friday’s 400. According to SAFAR, the most toxic air was in Noida and the AQI reached 433 there.
severe cold red alert
Meteorologist RK Jenamani said a red alert has been issued for severe cold in several parts of northern India for 24 to 48 hours. The Meteorological Service has advised people not to leave the house unnecessarily.
32 trains seven hours late
Dense fog delayed 32 long-distance trains in northern India, including Delhi, by one to seven hours. Among them were Prayagraj-New Delhi Humsafar Express, Kathgodam-Jaisalmer Ranikhet, MGR Chennai Central-New Delhi Tamil Nadu Express.
where how much mercury
- UP: Minimum para 3 in Muzaffarnagar, 3.2 in Agra and Fatehpur and Etawah 3.8 degrees Celsius.
- Rajasthan: Zero in Churu, 0.6 in Pilani, 1.0 in Sikar, 1.2 in Karnauli, 1.7 in Banasthali.
- Haryana: 2-2 degrees in Hisar and Narnaul, Chhatarpur in Madhya Pradesh had a minimum temperature of 0.2 degrees on Friday night.
- Kashmir: minus 1.4 degrees in Srinagar, -2.6 degrees in Gulmarg.
34 domestic flights delayed
34 domestic flights were delayed from Indira Gandhi International Airport. 12 flights were late. There was a problem because visibility was 25-50 meters. Passengers are advised to check flight information before departing from home.