The City received scattered rain on Sunday with experts predicting partly cloudy weather and dust raising winds during the next 24 hours.

Rains, overcast conditions and winds caused considerable decrease in the mercury level, making weather pleasant.

People come out of their houses in the evening to enjoy somewhat pleasant conditions. Major parks and picnic spots attracted a large number of people including women and children. Huge rush was witnessed at Bagh-e-Jinnah, Jilani Park, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Jallo Park, Lahore Zoo and other picnic spots in the City. Traffic jams were witnessed on roads in the close vicinity of these picnic spots.

On Sunday, maximum and minimum temperature in the City was recorded 33 degree Celsius and 21 C respectively. Relative humidity in the morning was recorded 58 per cent which decreased to 47 per cent in the evening.

According to the experts, a trough of westerly wave lies over Kashmir and adjoining areas.

Local meteorological department has forecast mainly hot & dry weather for most parts of the country. However rain/ thundershower is expected at isolated places of upper Khyber PK, Rawalpindi division, Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan.