New Delhi, May 1 (IANS) It was a sunny and clear morning in the national capital on Tuesday with the minimum temperature recorded at 26.5 degrees Celsius, two notches above the season's average, the weather office said.

"It will be a partly cloudy sky towards the afternoon/evening with a possibility of thundery development," an India Meteorological Department official (IMD) said.

The maximum temperature is expected to hover around 40 degrees Celsius.

The humidity at 8.30 a.m. was 62 per cent.

Monday's maximum temperature settled at 40 degrees Celsius, one notch above the season's average while the minimum temperature was recorded at 25 degrees Celsius, one notch above the season's average.

--IANS

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