After nearly five days of gloomy skies with light showers, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) forecasts sunny skies over Mumbai in the coming week, which will also increase the temperature of the city by upto 36 degrees Celsius by Friday
On Sunday, IMD’s Santacruz observatory recorded a minimum temperature of 24.2 degrees Celsius and a maximum of 31.1 degrees Celsius, with 77% relative humidity.
While the Colaba observatory experienced a minimum temperature of 22.8 degrees Celsius and a maximum of 32.6 degrees Celsius, with 82% relative humidity.
On Monday, the temperature in Mumbai was 25.4 degrees Celsius while the humidity was 68%.
As per an IMD official, the forecast for the coming week shows mainly clear skies with the temperature also witnessing a steady rise. The maximum temperature of the city may go up to 36-37 degrees by Friday, he said.