This report describes the historical weather record at the Indira Gandhi International Airport (New Delhi, India) during 1980. This station has records back to March 1975.
New Delhi has a hot semi-arid steppe climate. The area within 25 mi of this station is covered by croplands (87%) and built-up areas (9%)
Daylight saving time (DST) was not observed at New Delhi during 1980.
1980 was a leap year and thus has 366 days rather than the normal 365. Leap years occur every fourth year and the extra day is always February 29th. In 1980 February 29th falls on a Friday.
The summer and winter solstices and the spring and fall equinoxes mark the passing of the seasons. They fall on nearly the same day each year, with differences of a day or two depending on the year. In 1980 they occurred on:
|Spring Equinox||Thursday, 20 March 1980.|
|Summer Solstice||Saturday, 21 June 1980.|
|Fall Equinox||Monday, 22 September 1980.|
|Winter Solstice||Sunday, 21 December 1980.|
This station did not reliably report air temperature during1980.
This station did not reliably report the cloud coverage during1980.
Either snow is exceptionally rare at this location or this station did not reliably report it during 1980.
This station did not reliably report relative humidity during 1980.
This station did not reliably report the dew point during 1980.
This station did not reliably report the wind speed or direction during 1980.
This station did not reliably report the visibility during 1980.
This station did not reliably report the cloud ceiling during 1980.