Minimum temperature in city to fall to 9.0 degrees in next few days.
Although the mercury continued to drop further in almost all eleven districts in Vidarbha, the minimum temperatures still continued to be few degrees above normal. As per met office no large change is likely in minimum temperatures over Vidarbha in next 24 hours but thereafter there will be a fall of 2.0 to 4.0 degrees. Maximum temperatures too dropped in the region. Fog was observed over many places in the region.
Nagpur recorded a minimum of 13.7 degrees on Friday (1.7 degrees above normal) which is fall of 1.4 degrees from Thursday. The maximum temperature in the city dropped to 18.6 degrees on Thursday. There was a difference of just 4.9 between the maximum and minimum temperatures. Met office has forecasted the following minimum temperatures in city in next few days—
January 7 : 12.0 degrees
January 8 : 10.0 degrees
January 9 : 9.0 degrees
January 10 : 9.0 degrees
January 11:10.0 degrees
January 12 : 11.0 degrees.
Chandrapur was the warmest in region at 16.2 degrees (3.1 degrees above normal) while Gondia was coldest at 11.8 degrees (1.0 degrees below normal).
The minimum temperatures recorded in other Vidarbha cities in decreasing order are as follows
Akola : 16.0 degrees (2.6 degrees above normal)
Buldhana : 15.0 degrees (1.3 degrees above normal)
Wardha : 14.2 degrees (1.9 degrees above normal)
Washim : 14.0 degrees
Gadchiroli : 13.4 degrees
Amravati : 13.1 degrees (0.6 degrees below normal).
Yavatmal : 13.0 degrees (1.2 degrees below normal)