On Saturday, the Kathmandu Valley had its coldest day of the year, with temperatures as low as 2.6 degrees Celsius.
On Friday, the Valley’s minimum temperature was 3.4 degrees Celsius.
Pratibha Manandhar, a meteorologist at the Department of Hydrology and Meteorology, said the temperature in the valley is dropping day by day and would continue to fluctuate in the coming days.
Manandhar went on to say that if the sky is foggy at night, the temperature rises during the day, and if the sky is clear during the day, the temperature drops.
According to the most recent information from the Meteorological Forecasting Division, the minimum temperature in Kathmandu Valley today was 2.6 degrees Celsius, with a maximum temperature of 19.0 degrees Celsius.
Today, the lowest minimum temperature was minus five degrees Celsius in Jumla, while the maximum was 28.1 degrees Celsius in Bhairahawa.