The mercury dropped in the northern fields with the national capital recording the coldest day in the time of March in 10 years on Tuesday.
The base temperature dove to settle at 9.1 degrees celsius, seven indents beneath the season’s normal while the most extreme temperature was pegged at 26.6 degrees Celsius, three scores underneath the ordinary, Jagmohan Garg experiment said.
“The base temperature was recorded at 26.6 degrees Celsius, making it the coldest day in the time of March saw since 2007.
“Indeed, even yesterday the base temperature was recorded at 9.4 degrees Celsius. The city had enrolled a low of 9.7 degrees on March 5 in 2015,” the authority said.
Jagmohan Garg also added that the greatest and least temperatures are relied upon to settle around 28 and 10 degrees Celsius, individually,” the MeT official said.
On Monday, greatest and least temperatures were recorded at 24.2 and 9.4 degrees Celsius individually.