With the drop in the temperature of Delhi-NCR, the cold has increased. The fog has engulfed many surrounding areas including the capital. Along with the increasing cold and fog, the air of the capital Delhi has also remained stifling. The air health of Delhi-NCR is continuously deteriorating. The minimum temperature of the national capital Delhi remained at 6 degree Celsius. Dense fog was observed in many areas of Delhi-NCR today (Monday), the morning of 19th December. Other areas of NCR including Delhi, Noida, Ghaziabad, Faridabad were also seen wrapped in the blanket of fog.
With the drop in temperature, the increasing pollution has started suffocating. The Air Quality Index (AQI) in the national capital has been recorded in the ‘very poor’ category. The pictures are from near Delhi airport. The weather is not conducive to reducing pollution with the drop in temperature. In such a situation, people need to take care of their health.
Cold wave conditions will increase over Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, parts of Haryana and North Rajasthan. Due to this, there is a possibility of further drop in temperature. Along with this, the chill will also increase. Delhi recorded a minimum temperature of 6 degrees Celsius on December 18. Delhi, Rajasthan, Haryana, Punjab, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh are recording a steady drop in temperature. Because of this the chill is increasing.
According to the Meteorological Department, with the decrease in temperature, the process of fog has started. Although there is some heat during the day because the weather is clear, the wind is blowing and the sun is coming out, but in the mornings and evenings, the winter is starting to appear.
Yesterday also in the morning there was mist and fog in Delhi, Noida, Ghaziabad, Faridabad and other areas of NCR. Along with the drop in temperature, air pollution is also increasing in Delhi. Due to the cold wave, there is a possibility of a drop in temperature by three to four degrees in the states of North India. Talking about today’s weather, there is dense fog in the states of North India including Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Punjab. Due to this, the speed of vehicles on the roads has also slowed down.