"The maximum temperatures are likely to be above normal by 2 to 4 degrees Celsius. The mercury is expected to be above 42 degrees Celsius at isolated places in North Telangana and above 40 degrees Celsius at many places in the state on Tuesday and Wednesday," an IMD report said.
Mahabubnagar recorded the highest temperature of 44.5 degrees Celsius in the state on Monday, according to the MeT department.
Adilabad sizzled at 44 degrees Celsius, followed by Medak 43.3, Hyderabad 43 and Nalgonda 42.6. Khammam and Ramagundam recorded 42.4 degrees Celsius each.