It was a sunny Friday morning here with the minimum temperature recorded at 25 degree Celsius, average for the season, the Met office said.

"The sky will remain clear throughout the day," said an official of the India Meteorological Department (IMD).

The maximum temperature was likely to hover around 36 degree Celsius, the official said.

According to the weather office, the humidity at 8.30 a.m. was 80 per cent.

The maximum temperature on Thursday settled at 35.5 degrees Celsius, two notches above the season’s average, while the minimum temperature was recorded at 25.7 degrees Celsius, one notch above the season’s average.