Rain likely to hit Lahore today


Scattered thunderstorm and rain with isolated showers are likely to hit Lahore, Zhob, Kalat, Dera Ghazi Khan, Dera Ismail Khan, Sargodha and Bannu today (Tuesday). Thunderstorm and rain might hit Peshawar and Gilgit-Baltistan. A widespread thunderstorm with rain and isolated showers might hit Hazara, Malakand, Kohistan, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala and Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK). Rain might also hit southern Sindh while hot and humid weather is expected in other parts of the country.
The humidity level was 81 percent on Monday morning in Lahore while it dropped to 52 percent in the evening. The maximum temperature reached 37 degrees Celsius whereas the minimum temperature was 26 degrees Celsius in the city. The maximum temperature in the country was recorded at Turbat, 46 degrees Celsius. The Met Office said that the weather remained hot and humid in most parts of the country but isolated rain, dust and thundershowers hit Malakand, Hazara, Rawalpindi, Gujranwala and AJK on Monday.