Delhi rains have now completely vanished from the city and Delhi and its adjoining regions have not received any rains for almost a month now. The last leg of Southwest Monsoon gave good rains over the city but since then, the weather is almost dry.
In general, both the Safdarjung and Palam Observatory do not record many good showers in the month of October. The average monthly rainfall for both the observatory stands at 14.3 mm and 13.7 mm respectively.
In the absence of rains, warm weather has taken over and the temperatures are gradually mounting 2-3 degrees above the normal. During the last 24 hours also, Delhi’s Safdarjung Observatory has recorded 36.4℃ which is 3 degrees beyond the normal. During the same time, the Palam Observatory recorded 36.8℃ which is 2 degrees above the normal range.