Rain likely over the country till early Sunday


9 February, 2019 14:13 PM

Rain likely over the country till early Sunday

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Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) today predicted rain or thundershowers accompanied by the temporary gusty wind at a few
places over Dhaka, Rajshahi, Rangpur, Mymensingh and Sylhet divisions in 24-hours as of 9 is tomorrow.

Moreover, one or two places over Khulna, Barishal and Chattogram divisions may see rain in the next 24 hours commencing 9 am today, a BMD bulletin said here.

Light to moderate fog may occur at some places over the country during tomorrow morning while night and day temperature may fall by (1-3) of over the country.

A trough of westerly low lies over West Bengal and adjoining Northwestern part of Bangladesh, the bulletin said, adding that seasonal low lies over South Bay.

The maximum temperature in the country was recorded at 32.8 degrees Celsius yesterday at Sitakunda in Chattogram and today’s minimum temperature 12.0 degrees Celsius at Ishurdi in Rajshahi.

The highest rainfall in the last 24-hours as of 6 am today was recorded 12 mm at Tetulia in Rangpur.

The sun sets at 5:50 pm today and rises at 6:35 am tomorrow in the capital.