Sat. Feb 24th, 2024


The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted a “cold day” in Delhi on Friday with most temperature to hover round 13 diploma Celsius.

However, the town recorded minimal temperature of 9.4 diploma Celsius, two notches above the seasonal common.

The metropolis additionally witnessed dense to average fog affecting site visitors and rail motion.

“The dense fog was for a brief period of two hours and during this period, Palam recorded the lowest visibility of 150 m at 3:30 a.m., ” mentioned the weatherman.

At 8 a.m., the visibility at Palam and Safdarjung was at 400 m every.

According to Indian Railways, delays affecting 22 trains sure for Delhi stem from numerous elements, together with fog-related points within the northern area.

The highest delay reported in trains arriving in Delhi is 5 to 6 hours.

Meanwhile, the Air high quality continued to stay in ‘very poor’ class at a number of stations throughout the town.

At the Anand Vihar space, PM2.5 ranges have been recorded to be in ‘very poor’ class standing at 318 and PM10 reached 191 or ‘moderate’, in response to the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB).

The Air Quality Index (AQI) between zero and 50 is taken into account ‘good’; 51 and 100 ‘passable’; 101 and 200 ‘average’; 201 and 300 ‘poor’; 301 and 400 ‘very poor’; and 401 and 500 ‘extreme’.

The Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport T3 additionally witnessed PM2.5 ranges at 206, the ‘poor’ class whereas the PM10 was at 129, falling below the ‘average’ class, respectively.

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