Delhi recorded a minimal temperature of 6 levels Celsius and the utmost temperature dipped to 17 levels.
According to India Meteorological Department (IMD), visibility dropped to 50 meters at Palam from 4.30 a.m. to 9.30 a.m. The visibility remained between 50 and 100 meters at Safdarjung from 7 a.m. to 9.30 a.m.
This complete week, the nationwide capital will proceed to have foggy mornings and a most and minimal temperature that may hover round 16 and 6 levels Celsius, as per the IMD forecast.
The relative humidity at 8.30. a.m. was recorded at 97 per cent.
Meanwhile, Delhi’s Air Quality Index (AQI) deteriorated to the ‘very poor’ class this morning because it stood at 312, as per the System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting And Research’s (SAFAR) estimates.
The degree of each PM 2.5 and PM 10 pollution stood in the ‘very poor’ and ‘poor’ classes, respectively.
An AQI between zero and 50 is taken into account ‘good’, 51 and 100 ‘passable’, 101 and 200 ‘reasonable’, 201 and 300 ‘poor’, 301 and 400 ‘very poor’, then 401 and between 500 is taken into account ‘extreme.’
According to the air high quality and climate bulletin, “The air quality over Delhi-NCT is likely to deteriorate further to reach the upper end of the very poor category on January 15. The air quality is likely to remain in the very poor category on January 16. It is likely to remain largely in the very poor category, but is likely to improve from January 18 onwards.”
The winds are possible to stay comparatively gradual with poor air flow circumstances until January 18, it added.