According to meteorologists, cold air is the main reason behind the chilling factor.
Today the chilling factor has increased in the weather of Varanasi amidst the scorching sun. Its effect can be seen in the form of severe cold from Friday itself. Although the wind is still normal, but according to IMD, the wind will blow very strong in Varanasi for the next 4 days from today. In the language of science, it is called Strong Surface Wind. Their speed will be so high that you will feel shivering even in strong sunlight.
Today the average temperature of Varanasi is 8 °C. On Friday, minimum 7°C and maximum 21°C were recorded. Humidity in the air today remains at 91 percent. Today it is completely sunny in Varanasi. There was no fog at all today. c Despite this, the cold is quite disturbing. Since three days, the phase of thawing and vibration is not stopping.
Cold Air Behind Chilling Factor
According to meteorologists, cold air is the main reason behind the chilling factor. Sometimes it goes on and sometimes it stops. On the other hand, Sky Weather has told that there will be cold day like weather in many areas of Uttar Pradesh. Professor Manoj Kumar Srivastava, meteorologist of Banaras Hindu University (BHU), said that the snowy air of the Himalayas is coming to the plains with western disturbance to a large extent. Because of this, the absolutely mountainous cold is now being felt in the plains as well. He said that there is heavy snowfall and rain in the valleys of Uttarakhand and Himachal and on the Himalayan peaks.
Varanasi’s AQI at 98
The Air Quality Index (AQI) of Varanasi has come down to 98 points this morning. The air of Varanasi is now in the category of satisfactory. Today the least polluted area was BHU (AQI-84) and Bhelupur the most polluted (AQI-82). Whereas, the figure of Maldahiya could not be ascertained today due to technical fault. Apart from this, the AQI of orderly market air was recorded at 98 points.