Met department has forecast that monsoon will arrive in Delhi and adjoining areas later this month.
Heavy rains lashed Delhi and NCR Monday night and Tuesday morning, bringing relief from the scorching heat.
Met Department Director, B P Yadav said monsoon has covered most of the country and the parameters are favorable for the monsoon to reach Delhi on June 30.
He said that the rains will increase in Delhi NCR, Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh in the next couple of days.
The weather in Delhi has remained warm and humid during the last couple of days despite pre monsoon rains.
The maximum temperature in the national capital was recorded at 35 degrees Celsius, two notches below normal and the minimum was set at 25 degrees Celsius.