Delhi recorded a minimum temperature of 8 degrees Celsius, the lowest so far this season. The capital's AQI stood at 237 (Poor Category) on Wednesday. The air quality is predicted to deteriorate to very poor quality by Friday due to a likely drop in wind speed.  

   

At 8°C, Delhi records lowest minimum temperature of season so far; air quality 'poor'

WHAT?

Delhi recorded a minimum temperature of 8 degrees Celsius, the lowest so far this season.

It is the lowest temperature in the month since November 23, 2020 (6.2 degrees Celsius).

WHEN?

 The capital's AQI stood at 237 (Poor Category) on Wednesday. 

The air quality is predicted to deteriorate to very poor quality by Friday due to a likely drop in wind speed.

MORE

The maximum temperature is likely to settle at 26 degrees Celsius, the weather department said.

In view of the improvement in the air quality, the Centre's air quality panel directed authorities on November 14 to revoke the curbs enforced in Delhi-NCR under stage III of GRAP with immediate effect.