As the mercury drops, there is some relief.

The days high temperature was 41.7 degrees, which was 2.2 degrees above usual . The minimum was 28.7 degrees, which is 5 degrees more than normal .

Ludhiana: The mercury fell on Monday, a day after the maximum temperature broke a nine-year record of 45.5 degrees Celsius.The day's high temperature was 41.7 degrees, which was 2.2 degrees above usual.The minimum was 28.7 degrees, which is 5 degrees more than normal.Met department officials said, There are chances of rain on Tuesday after which the weather is expected to remain mainly clear for around four to five days and the day temperature will rise.