Lucknow, Apr 5 (PTI) Even as light rain and thunder showers occurred at isolated place in the state today, some parts witnessed heat wave conditions.
Temperatures were above normal at Allahabad, Varanasi, Jhansi, Faizabad, Kanpur, Lucknow, Bareilly and Agra among others, the MeT office said.
Places like Meerut, Gorakhpur and Moradabad witnessed a fall in day temperatures, it said.
Banda recording 44.4 degrees Celsius was the hottest place in the state and Churk with 18.8 degrees Celsius was the coolest, the MeT said.
Lucknow recorded a maximum of 35.5 degrees Celsius and a minimum of 24.1 degrees Celsius.
Meerut witnessed rain and was slightly cooler with a maximum temperature of 29.7 degrees Celsius and a minimum of 19.8 degrees Celsius .
The MeT forecast that rain and thundershowers are very likely at isolated places in the state.
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