There is a possibility of partly cloudy sky in the city during the day.

New Delhi:

Delhi and the National Capital Region (NCR) are likely to witness a cold wave next week and the minimum temperature may drop to around three degrees Celsius.

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) gave this information on Saturday.

The Meteorological Department said the minimum temperature in the national capital on Saturday was recorded at 10.2 degrees Celsius, three notches above normal.

According to the officials of the Meteorological Department, Delhi may remain partly cloudy during the day.

The IMD said that at 8:30 in the morning, the humidity level in the air was recorded at 88 percent.

IMD said that cold wave will prevail in Delhi-NCR between January 16 and January 18.

The minimum temperature can remain up to three degrees Celsius on Tuesday and Wednesday in Ayanagar and Ridge areas.

The Meteorological Department said that the maximum temperature is likely to be 21 degree Celsius.

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According to the Meteorological Department, there is a possibility of partly cloudy sky in the city during the day.

From January 15, there is a possibility of cold wave conditions again in different parts of Delhi and its neighboring states.

According to the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) data, the air quality index (AQI) was recorded at 374 (very poor) at 9 am.

An AQI between 0 and 50 is considered 'good', 51 and 100 'satisfactory', 101 and 200 'moderate', 201 and 300 'poor', 301 and 400 'very poor' and 401 and 500 'very poor'. Considered 'serious'.

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