Now the day’s mercury is coming down rapidly in Varanasi. The current average temperature is 15°C. At the same time, yesterday i.e. on Tuesday, the maximum temperature in Banaras was 28 °C, while the minimum was recorded at 12 °C. The day’s temperature is coming down by 1°C every day. As soon as 5 o’clock in the evening, the whole atmosphere of mist becomes dark. The illumination of street lights is also getting less and less. At the same time, the chill also increases at that time. At this time, riding a bike in the evening, it seems that it is cold like December.
At present, till now the wind is not blowing in Kashi, till then the cold wave will not start. The air in Banaras is very calm for the past several days. It is a matter of relief that today Varanasi has again got the title of cleanest air in UP. Today the Air Quality Index (AQI) stood at 228 points, which is the lowest in UP.
the glow of the sun’s rays faded
Today, there was a lot of mist in Varanasi in the morning, due to which the brightness of the rays of the sun is still faded. The weather is a bit pleasant, but due to the cold now people are hesitant to come out without full sunshine. At night, now people are burning their hands and feet by burning fire. The atmospheric visibility of Banaras remains 1 km due to haze. At the same time, the humidity in the air was recorded up to 91%. The Meteorological Department has expressed hope that the day temperature will come down by 1 °C daily like this. The outbreak of cold will increase during the day.
Moderate air in BHU
The air of Varanasi is the cleanest in the state today. The Air Quality Index was recorded at 228 points this morning. On the other hand, Lucknow with 232 points in second place and Agra with 242 points in third place. Despite being the best in the state, the air of Varanasi is included in the category of Poor.
Maldahiya remained the most polluted area of Varanasi today. The AQI here went up to 277 points. On the other hand, Bhelupur and Orderly Bazar were joint second with 250 points. After this the AQI of BHU stood at 135 marks. The air in every area in Varanasi is bad but the air around BHU is in the category of Moderate. In Varanasi today PM2.5 went up to a maximum of 398 points and PM10 to a maximum of 332 points. This figure was from Maldahiya area.
Second cities of UP in terms of pollution