Met office forecasts rain over country


15 August, 2018 14:11 PM

Met office forecasts rain over country

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Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) predicts light to moderate rain or thundershowers throughout country in the next 24 hours as of 9 am tomorrow.

“Light to moderate rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at many places in Khulna, Barishal and Chattogram divisions and at a few places in Rajshahi, Rangpur, Dhaka, Mymensingh and Sylhet divisions with moderately heavy to heavy falls at some places over the country during the period,” a met office release said today.

Day and night temperature may remain nearly unchanged over the country, it added.

Country’s highest temperature on Tuesday was recorded by 36.3 degree Celsius at Dhaka and lowest temperature today was recorded by 25 degree celsius at Hatiya.

The highest rainfall for last 24 hours till 6 am today was recorded by 48 millimeters (mm) at Tangail.

The sunsets at 6.32 pm today and rises at 5.34am tomorrow in the capital.