Coldest day temperature in the plains of India on Tuesday, 28th. Dec, was at Bhuj, where it was 12.7c as the maximum, 14c below normal !
New Year's Eve and New Year Day Forecast:
31st.Dec: Clear skies. Cool Northerly winds will pick up from late afternooon. At about 15 kmph, it will be breezy and cold in open places, with real feel temperature of about 18c in South Mumbai, and 16c in the suburbs around mid-night. Navi Mumbai and Panvel should be 2c cooler than the suburbs.
1st. Jan 2011: The minimum at dawn on New Years Day should be 16/17c at Colaba and 14/15c at S'Cruz. The day will be pleasant at 26c, with the North wind blowing in the day.
31st.Dec: Evening will be breezy with Northerly winds, which will retrun to "calm" conditions around mid-night. The minimum on 1st. morning should go down to 10/11c, so at mid-night, it should be around 14c.
Colder after the 1st of Jan.
Light rains in the day, keeping the day cold at 17c, and getting clear by evening. Night will be clear and cold. Would expect the minimum to be 8/9c on 1st. morning, but not much fog.
1st Jan: Day will be cold and windy, with the temperature rising to 20c, and the minimum would drop to 6c by 2nd. morning.