Puneites are used to normal October heat which starts after the rainy season. Generally it starts from September end and is there in the whole month of the October. But this year due to increased humidity and maximum temperature in daytime it is becoming difficult for citizens to cope up with it.
As per the India Meteorological Department (IMD), there is increase in the humidity in city because of deficiency of moisture from the ocean. It also led to increased temperature in daytime. So people are experiencing scorching heat in daytime but at night time temperature falls making nights cooler. As per the IMD forecast, there may be further decrease in night’s temperature in coming days and skies will be clear so daytime temperature will be more. On Tuesday, city experienced around two degrees rise in temperature than normal temperature.
So while going out, to protect yourself from the sun, do not forget to carry your belongings such as caps, sunglasses. Let’s hope that this spell will be over soon and we can enjoy cool and pleasant days ahead.