It was a partly cloudy morning here on Friday with the minimum temperature recorded at 26.4 degrees Celsius, one notch below the season's average, the Met Office said.

"The sky will continue to remain partly cloudy in the day. There is the possibility of thunder or lightening. The maximum temperature is likely to hover around 34 degrees Celsius," an official of the India Meteorological Department told. 

The humidity at 8.30 a.m. was 67 per cent.

Thursday's maximum temperature settled at 34.5 degrees Celsius, six notches below the season's average while the minimum temperature was recorded at 28.8 degrees Celsius, a notch above the season's average.