may 25, 2013. In the Metropolitan region of India continues to hold the record for the spring season heat that hit Delhi last Saturday. According to weather forecasts, the peak heat will be held on Friday, may 24, and to decrease the temperature will be only next week.
Since may 26, the air masses reaching the Indian capital from West to displace the ruling over the region of the anticyclone and will temper the intensity of the horizontal movement of hot air, reducing the maximum temperature of about two degrees. In the regional meteorological centre, new Delhi also explained that the lack of Western currents of air masses from temperate latitudes and strong hot North-westerly winds were to blame subsidence hot air masses of high or prolonged heat.
With regard to temperature records, this Wednesday, may 22, in Delhi, the maximum temperature recorded at 44.9 degrees, five degrees above normal, and the minimum – 30.3 degrees, four degrees above normal.