New Delhi, Jan 22 (Agencies): Delhiites woke up to a pleasant morning on Saturday morning, the trend continuing from the past few days with the lowest temperature rising by more than a degree to settle at normal level.

The minimum was recorded at 7.7 degree C, normal for this time of the season and up from yesterday's low of 6.1 degrees. The maximum yesterday was 23.5 degree Celsius, two degrees above normal.

A shallow fog cover was seen in the early hours but it gave way to a mild sun as the day progressed.
The weatherman has predicted mist or shallow fog in the morning tomorrow and the temperature could be between eight and 24 degree Celsius.

Delhi has experienced pleasant weather in the past few days. The mercury had risen to 24.3 degrees Celsius last week.

According to MeT statistics, the record for the highest maximum for the month of January was 32.5 degree Celsius recorded on the 28th of 2004. The record minimum is -0.6 degree Celsius recorded on 16th of the month in 1935.

In the last decade, only last year the minimum did not drop below five degree Celsius. In 2006, the minimum dropped to 0.2 degrees on January eight while two years later, the lowest minimum was 1.9 degrees on 2nd of the month.

The mean minimum for the month of January is 7.3 degree Celsius while the mean maximum is 21.1 degrees