Delhi Air Quality Slips To Moderate Category
New Delhi: The air quality of the national capital is in moderate category with the AQI clocking at 149 at 7 am, as per SAFAR-India.
According to the Central Pollution Control Board, the Air Quality Index (AQI) was 149 at 7am on Thursday compared to 140 at 4pm a day earlier.
Notably, Delhi recorded its cleanest air day of the year on September 25 when the AQI fell to 52 (satisfactory). The haze again engulfed the city on Monday when the AQI was 100 (satisfactory). The AQI on Tuesday and Wednesday was 108 and 140 in the moderate category.
On the other hand, the maximum temperature on Thursday is expected to be 35 degrees Celsius and the minimum 24 degrees Celsius.
On Wednesday, a maximum temperature of 34.2 degrees Celsius and a minimum of 23.6 degrees were recorded.