Bhopal: Nine districts of Madhya Pradesh, including capital Bhopal and Jabalpur, are likely to witness cold wave conditions till Tuesday morning, after which it will start easing, a senior India Meteorological Department official said on Monday.
Betul, Khandwa and Khargone witnessed cold wave conditions during the day, while districts of Indore, Shahdol and Hoshangabad divisions recorded minimum temperatures below normal, said IMD Bhopal's senior meteorologist PK Saha.
"Maximum temperatures in MP started rising marginally today. The minimum temperatures too are expected to go up marginally from Tuesday. The maximum temperature in Bhopal rose from 24.3 degrees Celsius on Sunday to 26 degrees Celsius on Monday," he said.
The lowest minimum temperature in the state was recorded at 5 degrees Celsius in Raisen and Umaria districts. He said cold wave conditions will start easing from Tuesday onwards.