Warm Monday for Delhi, mercury to rise further

New Delhi, March 18 (IANS) It was a warm Monday for the capital with maximum temperature at 30.5 degrees, a notch above average. The met department has forecast rise in mercury Tuesday.

The minimum temperature settled a notch above average at 16.8 degrees, while the humidity wavered between a high and low 82 and 42 percent.
Tuesday will have a misty morning but it will be clear in the day, said a met official.
“The maximum and minimum temperatures are likely to hover around 32 and 17 degrees respectively,” said an official of India Meteorological Department.