New Delhi: It was a warm and sunny Sunday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature recorded at 28.8 degrees Celsius, two notches above the season’s average.

“The sky will remain clear but dust/haze is very likely to occur on Sunday evening and Monday morning,” said an official of Indian Meteorological Department (IMD).

The maximum temperature is likely to hover around 41 degrees Celsius.

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Humidity at 8.30 a.m. was 62 percent.

Saturday’s maximum temperature settled at 41.6 degrees Celsius, two notches above the average while minimum temperature was recorded at 30.7 degrees Celsius, four notches above the season’s average.

In recent times, heat wave conditions continued across the country in recent times resulted in the deaths and havoc.

India recorded its highest-ever temperature on Thursday when the heat in the town of Phalodi, in the western state of Rajasthan, reached a burning 51 degrees Celsius.