It was a sunny and pleasant morning in the capital Wednesday as the minimum temperature settled at 11.9 degrees Celsius, average for this time of the season. The met office has forecast a warm and clear day ahead.
According to the India Meteorological Department (IMD), the skies will remain clear and the day is likely to get warmer.
"The maximum temperature is expected to hover around 27 degrees Celsius," the IMD official added.
Humidity at 8.30 a.m. was 80 percent.
Tuesday's maximum temperature was 26.4 degrees and the minimum was 12.5 degrees -- both a notch above average for the season.