Chandigarh, Sep 13 (PTI) With the monsoon remaining subdued for most part of September in Haryana and Punjab, the maximum temperatures maintained an upward trend in the region on Sunday, hovering 3-4 notches above the normal limits.
Bhiwani in Haryana was the hottest place in the state, recording a maximum of 38 degrees Celsius.
Narnaul and Hisar also experienced sultry weather, registering respective maximums of 37.3 degrees Celsius and 37.2 degrees Celsius, according to the Meteorological Department here.
Ambala recorded a high of 35.1 degrees Celsius while Karnal's maximum settled at 35 degrees Celsius.
Chandigarh, the common capital of the two states, recorded a high of 35.3 degrees Celsius.
In Punjab, Amritsar recorded a high of 36.4 degrees Celsius while Patiala registered a maximum of 36 degrees Celsius. Ludhiana's maximum settled at 35.2 degrees Celsius.
Mainly dry weather has been forecast in the two states until Tuesday, according to the MeT Department. PTI SUN CK