Mercury will soar high and hot conditions to prevail in the next five days according to Agro Climatic Centre of the TNAU.
Panneerselvam, Head of the center said that mercury would soar to 30- 33 centigrade in the next five days and brief showers would be experienced in the few places in the district.
The onset of summer is bit early in Coimbatore city and it would set in mid-February and last through April he said.
The South East and North West monsoons have brought 665mm rainfall which is copious by any standards.
“If summer precipitation is 132 mm as expected, the city denizens could escape from dry spells and hot weather”.