After recording the third-highest maximum day temperature in Mumbai in April over the last ten years on Wednesday (38.8°C), warm conditions have continued in the city.
Mumbai's temperature on Sunday morning is 28°C, while the humidity is 70%.
As per IMD's district-wise forecast, dry weather conditions are likely in Mumbai, Thane and Palghar on April 23.
The IMD said that the city would witness mainly clear sky towards afternoon or evening on Saturday. The weather agency said maximum and minimum temperatures are likely to be around 33°C & 24°C.
As per the System of Air Quality and Weather Forecasting and Research (SAFAR), the AQI in Mumbai is currently in the 'satisfactory' category, with a reading of 62.
For context, an AQI between 0 and 50 is considered ‘good’, 51 to 100 is ‘satisfactory’, 101 to 200 is ‘moderate’, 201 to 300 ‘poor’, 301 to 400 ‘very poor’, and 401 to 500 ‘severe’.
SAFAR has also advised people with respiratory issues to reduce prolonged or heavy exertion outdoors, and to take more breaks and do less intense activities. People are also advised to wear a mask when going out, as the AQI can worsen due to dust and particulate matter.
AQI of different areas in Mumbai
Colaba · 59 AQI Satisfactory
Mazgaon · 47 AQI Good
Malad · 65 AQI Satisfactory
Borivali· 66 AQI Satisfactory
Andheri: 53 AQI Satisfactory
Navi Mumbai · 104 AQI Moderate