The India Meteorological Department (IMD) had deduced thunderstorms and cloudy skies in many parts of the city, but rainfall was unlikely.
Till yesterday, the mercury reached a 62-year-high of 47.8 degrees celsius in certain parts of the national capital. Delhi experienced a hot morning and the minimum temperature settled three notches above the season's average at 30.5 degrees celsius.
Wednesday's maximum temperature settled four notches above the season's average at 43.6 degrees celsius, while the minimum temperature was recorded three notches above the season's average at 31.2 degrees celsius.
Delhi gets relief as heavy rainfall hits the capital pic.twitter.com/rsvPwzw7Aw— ANI (@ANI_news) June 14, 2014