Delhi recorded a maximum temperature of 33.7 degrees Celsius on Sunday while minimum temperature settled at 25.5 degrees Celsius.
Some parts of the national capital on Tuesday witnessed rain in the latter part of the day, leading to waterlogging and traffic snarls in central Delhi and Lutyens’ Delhi.
The minimum temperature settled at 24 degrees Celsius, two notches below normal while relative humidity recorded at 8.30 am was 100 per cent.
The roads of the national capital on Wednesday turned into rivers and the flyovers into waterfalls thanks to incessant rains that have been lashing the city since Tuesday.
Capital records 188.6 mm rainfall, surpassing the normal of 129.8 mm for the month
Delhi and other areas in northwest India are currently witnessing a partial 'break monsoon' phase, weather experts said.
The city recorded a minimum temperature of 26.2 degrees Celsius and the maximum temperature is expected to hover around 35 degrees Celsius, the weather department said.
Meanwhile, the residents of Delhi witnessed heavy rains along with thunderstorms on Saturday as IMD issued an orange alert for the city.
The Minto Bridge, a hotspot of waterlogging in the city, had not witnessed any issues during the previous spells this year and the officials patted their backs saying their efforts succeeded.
Delhi recorded 11 mm rainfall till 5.30 pm Friday, August 20, 2021, with humidity ranging from 70-97%.
The city received traces of rainfall till 8:30 AM as recorded at Safdarjung Observatory, according to the IMD.
Despite the monsoon embracing Delhi only on July 13, making it the most-delayed in 19 years, the capital recorded 16 rainy days in the month, the maximum in the last four years.
The Safdarjung Observatory, which provides representative data for the city, recorded 100 mm rainfall in just three hours on Tuesday morning, according to the India Meteorological Department.
India Metrological Department data shows the good spells of rain in Delhi over the last few days have nearly covered the city's rainfall deficit.
Several parts of the city received light to moderate rains on Sunday as the maximum temperature settled at 36.4 degrees Celsius.