Pleasant weather greets Delhiites, air however ‘poor’

New Delhi, Oct 19 (UNI) National capital on Friday woke up to a pleasant morning on Dussehra ,with minimum temperature settling at 17.8 degrees C, normal for the season here.

Relative humidity was 75 per cent at 0830 hours , said the weatherman.

‘ The sky will be partly cloudy , while maximum is likely to hover around 33 degrees C’, the Met official said.

However, air quality in the city was ‘poor’ , with an index value of 258 at around 1200 hours , according to the Central Pollution Control Board.

Maximum temperature on Thursday settled at 33.7 degrees C, a notch above normal for the season, as per the Met office.