Delhi has actually taped 77 % less rains in September so far, according to weather workplace information (File)

New Delhi:

There has actually been no rain in the nationwide capital for a week even as monsoon is not over.

Lack of rain pressed the mercury even more up in Delhi on Wednesday. The optimum temperature level settled at 37.9 degrees Celsius, 4 notches above regular, the weather condition department stated.

The last time the Safdarjung Observatory, which offers representative information for the city, taped any rains (1.3 mm) was on August 8.

The nationwide capital has actually taped 77 percent less rains in September up until now, according to India Meteorological Department (IMD) information.

The Safdarjung Observatory has actually taped simply 20.9 mm rains versus the regular of 90.5 mm this month.

The Lodhi roadway weather condition station has actually determined just 18.5 mm rainfall versus the regular of 90.5 mm– a shortage of 80 percent.

The Palam weather condition station has actually taped 30.3 mm rain versus the 50-year average of 91.6 mm, according to IMD information.

Delhi taped 237 mm rains in August this year, the greatest for the month in 7 years.

Overall, the city has actually taped 576.5 mm rains versus the typical of 614.3 mm given that June 1, when the monsoon season begins.

The IMD has likewise stated that monsoon is most likely to remain longer in Delhi and begin withdrawing just in the “preliminary days of October”.(*) The wind system had actually reached Delhi on June 25, 2 days earlier than regular.(*)( Except for the heading, this story has actually not been modified by NDTV personnel and is released from a syndicated feed.)(*)