Post Diwali haze in Delhi

Last Updated: Wed, Nov 14, 2012 13:50 hrs

New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) A day after Diwali, the capital witnessed a partly hazy Wednesday with maximum temperature recorded one notch above average at 27.5 degrees Celsius. The Met Office has forecast clear Thursday.

While the minimum temperature settled at 13 degrees Celsius - normal for this time of the season - the humidity wavered between a high of 91 and low of 42 percent.

"Thursday morning will be misty and foggy but the sky will get clear in the day," an official of the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said.

The maximum and minimum temperatures are likely to hover around 28 and 13 degrees Celsius respectively.

Being smog-laden for quite sometime, Delhi saw a slight improvement as the level of dust particles in the air came down and the visibility turned near normal Wednesday.

According to India Meteorological Department (IMD), the visibility level Wednesday morning was 1,000 metres.

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