The city has received 43 mm rainfall in the last nine hours. "The sky would remain cloudy throughout the day. Moderate rainfall and thunder showers were likely to occur in many places," an official of the India Meteorological Department said.

The maximum temperature of the day is likely to hover around 30 degrees Celsius, the official said. According to the weather office, the humidity at 8.30 am yesterday was recorded at 100 percent.

Friday's minimum temperature was recorded at 26 degrees Celsius, one notch below the season's average while maximum temperature settled at 32.7 degree Celsius, two notches below the season's average.

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