Updated: Aug 5
Relief from the sweltering summer heat prevailing in most parts of the country.
The India Meteorological Department's (IMD) on Saturday also forecast "no heat wave conditions likely over any part of the country during the next five days".
As per the Met department, the conditions are favorable for further advancement of southwest monsoon into some more parts of Madhya Pradesh, remaining parts Chhattisgarh, Odisha, West Bengal, Jharkhand and Bihar, and some parts of eastern Uttar Pradesh during the next 24 hours.
Maximum temperature of more than 40-degree Celsius as on Saturday were recorded at most places in west Rajasthan; at many places in Haryana, Chandigarh and Delhi; and at a few places over east Rajasthan, Punjab, west Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat.
On Friday, the highest maximum temperature of 44.2-degree Celsius was reported in Ganganagar in west Rajasthan.
Maximum Temperature: -Maximum temperatures more than 40°C as on 19.06.2021 were recorded at isolated Places over west Rajasthan.
Yesterday, the highest maximum temperature of 41.3°C was reported at Ganganagar (West Rajasthan)
The latest report of the National Weather Forecasting Centre of the IMD received on Saturday evening predicted heavy rainfall over the next 24 hours at isolated places in Delhi, over the Gangetic West