Mercury goes up in Himachal with a few inches ; Una hottest at 43 degrees
- by Dikshita-Tiwari
- Jun 06, 2019 11:44
Temperature rose by a few notches on Wednesday in Himachal Pradesh even as rain was received in isolated locations in the state. Chamba got 13 mm of rain, while Kalpa got 0.4 mm of rain from Tuesday night, Manmohan Singh, director of the MeT Center (Shimla), said.
The highest temperature in the state was recorded in Una at 43 degrees Celsius, whereas the lowest was recorded at 7.9 degrees Celsius in Keylong, he said.
Bilaspur recorded a high of 40.8 degrees Celsius followed by Hamirpur at 40.3 degrees, Kangra 39.6 degrees, Sundernagar 39.7 degrees and Mandi 36.2 degrees Celsius on Wednesday.
The maximum temperature in the hill state's capital Shimla was 29.2 degrees Celsius, the MeT said.
Similarly, the maximum temperature in the tourist place of Dalhousie was 23.1 degrees followed by Kalpa 24.3 degrees and Keylong 20.7 degrees Celsius, it added.