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.