Mumbai & Veraval both shared title of hottest place in India today at 41C!
Map by Vagarian Tejas & Data by Vagarian Abhijit
Mumbai SCZ records max temp of 41.0°C today which is hottest March day in last 6 yrs !
As previously record was of 41.3C in March 2011.
Also it is a extreme heatwave as temperature was above normal by 8°C for this time of year!! And today max temp saw sharp rise of 7.8°C in just 24 hrs from yesterday's max of 33.2C!
Santacruz highest all time record for March is 41.7C on 28 March 1956
While Colaba at south tip of Mumbai saw max temp of 38°C today ! Which is also above normal temp by 6c & saw sharp rise by 6.5c in just 24 hrs from yesterday's max of 31.5C !