Soaring humidity at night? Blame it on the urban heat island phenomenon

2024 • 3min • National


Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Bengaluru, Kolkata, and Hyderabad are increasingly fighting 'heat stress' because of soaring relative humidity, says a study by the Centre for Science and Environment . This is being blamed on a phenomenon called Urban Heat Islands. How are urban heat islands making us sweat? News9 Decodes.