Chandigarh, Jul 11 (PTI) Sultry weather conditions prevailed in Haryana and Punjab on Sunday, with maximum temperatures hovering above the normal limits at most places.
Hisar in Haryana recorded a high of 40.8 degrees Celsius, three notches above normal limits while Bhiwani recorded a high of 40.7 deg C, according to the Meteorological Department here.
Narnaul, Rohtak, Gurgaon and Ambala also recorded above normal maximums of 39.8 deg C, 38.8 deg C, 39.7 deg C and 37.6 deg C, respectively.
Chandigarh, the common capital of the two states, recorded a high of 37.5 deg C, up three degrees against normal limits.
In Punjab too, the temperatures hovered above normal at most places.
Patiala recorded a high of 38.2 deg C, up two degrees while Ludhiana's maximum settled at 36.1 deg C, up two notches.
Faridkot registered a high of 37 deg C.
However, Amritsar and Gurdaspur, which received rains, recorded respective below normal maximums of 34 deg C and 30.8 deg C respectively. PTI SUN TDS TDS