DAY(MAXIMUM) TEMPERATURE IN IMPORTANT CITIES OF UP & BIHAR TODAY...
LUCKNOW: 15.8 C (-6)
ALLAHABAD: 15.3°C (-8)
MEERUT: 13.9°C (-8)
VARANASI: 15.0°C (-8)
GORAKHPUR: 16.2°C (-7)
MORADABAD: 13.5°C (-7)
BAREILLY: 15.6°C (-5)
KANPUR: 15.6°C (-7)
AGRA: 13.5°C (-9)
ALIGARH: 11.8°C (-8)
GAYA: 15.1°C (-8)
PATNA: 14.8°C (-8)
BHAGALPUR: 15.2°C (-9)
PURNEA: 15.9°C (-8)
FORBESGANJ: 15.8°C (-7)
Delhi-NCR saw a steep fall in day temperatures with all places recording maximum below 18°C.
PIC TAKEN BY RK CHAUDHARY AT GREATER NOIDA AROUND 2PM)
LODHI ROAD: 16.0°C
Haryana & few parts of Punjab also engulfed under dense fog today. Hisar recorded a maximum of 17.0°C, also recorded a minimum of 3.5°C(lowest in the plains), three notches below normal. Amritsar on the other hand saw a sunny day with maximum settling at 20.4°C today. Also minimum at 5.6°C,two notches above normal. Capital Chandigarh saw a minimum of 8.8°C today.
In the mountains, Leh recorded minimum of -12.0°C, Pahalgam: -6.4°C, Gulmarg: -7.6°C, Srinagar: 1.5°C, Katra; 8.7°C & Jammu: 7.7°C.
Shimla at 2.2°C, Manali: 2.0°C, Kullu: 4.5°C, Dharamsala: 5.4°C, Solan: 3.4°C & Una at 4.4°C.
Few places in both the states recorded light rain/snow in the past 24 hours.
Mussorie & Nainital at 3.1°C & 5.9°C, Dehradun at 7.3°C & Tehri at 3.0°C.
Also Kolkata in East India saw cold day conditions with day temperatures dropping below normal by 6-8°C in parts of the city. Dumdum recorded a maximum of 18.6°C, six notches below normal.
PIC TAKEN BY SANTOSH SUBRAMANIAN AT KOLKATA TODAY)