New Delhi, May 20 (PTI) It was sunny and cloudy in

patches in the national capital with the mercury today

settling within levels normal for this time of the year.

The MeT office, however, has forecast rains and

thunderstorm for tomorrow.

The Safdarjung observatory, whose recording is considered

official for the city, registered a maximum temperature of

38.7 degrees Celsius, a notch below the average.

Areas under Palam, Lodhi Road, Ridge and Ayanagar

observatories recorded maximum temperatures of 39.6, 36.8,

39 and 38.7 degrees Celsius, respectively, said a MeT

department official.

The minimum temperature settled at 28.4 degrees

Celsius, two notches below the normal, the official said.

The humidity level oscillated between 46 and 28 per


The MeT office has predicted overcast conditions along

with rain and thunder storm for tomorrow.

“Maximum and minimum temperatures are likely to hover

around 38 and 29 degrees Celsius, respectively,” the

weatherman said.

This is published unedited from the PTI feed.