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Mercury continues to rise in Rajasthan, mercury crosses 46 in eight cities

Jaipur, May 19 (HS). The heat is continuously oppressing the state. On Sunday, the temperature in eight cities of the state was recorded above 46 degrees. The night temperature in 11 cities remained above 30. The day of Sri Ganganagar and the night of Jodhpur were the hottest. The weather changed in many cities on Sunday. In Nagaur, Sawai Madhopur, Pilani and Jaipur, the weather changed in the afternoon and there were dense clouds. Light to moderate rain accompanied with strong winds. This provided relief to the people of these cities from the scorching heat. According to the Meteorological Department, light to moderate rain was recorded at some places in Jaipur, Bikaner, Jodhpur and Bharatpur divisions on Sunday.

According to the Meteorological Department, the day of Sri Ganganagar with 46.7 degrees and the night of Jodhpur with 33.1 degrees were the hottest in the state. The scorching heat has made life difficult for the common people. Amidst the increasing heat, even AC-coolers are now seen dying. Apart from Sriganganagar, the day temperature in Pilani, Kota, Dholpur, Baran, Jalore, Fatehpur and Karauli was recorded above 46. Whereas in Jaipur, Ajmer, Alwar Kota, Barmer, Jaisalmer, Jodhpur, Phalodi, Bikaner, Dungarpur and Jalore, the night temperature has been recorded above 30. The Meteorological Department has issued an alert that the heat wave will continue with intense heat in the coming days.

Jaipur's mercury dropped by 3 degrees due to rain, reached near 46

There were light and scattered clouds in Jaipur since morning. Cloudy in the afternoon: Suddenly the weather changed and there were dark dense clouds. After this there was light rain with strong winds. Due to rain the day's mercury dropped by three degrees. This gave people relief from the intense heat. However, an increase in day and night mercury was recorded in Jaipur. People were seen looking for shade to escape the intense heat. In Jaipur, the day temperature increased by more than one degree and the night temperature increased by about one degree. The day temperature in Jaipur reached near 46 degrees. The maximum temperature of Jaipur was recorded at 45.9 degrees and the minimum temperature was 31.6 degrees. The maximum temperature of Jaipur was recorded at 44.4 degrees on Saturday and the minimum temperature was 30.9 degrees on Friday.

Temperature of major cities

Sriganganagar 46.7

Baran 46.7

Dholpur 46.5

Jalore 46.5

quota 46.2

Fatehpur 46.2

Pilani 46.1

Karauli 46.1

Phalodi 45.8

Barmer 45.8

Alwar 45.6

Churu 45.6

Jaisalmer 45.5