Light to moderate rain likely


Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) on Thursday predicted light to moderate rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty wind at different places over the country by 9 am tomorrow.

“Light to moderate rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at many places over Rangpur division, few places over Khulna, Chattogram and Rajshahi divisions and at one or two places over Dhaka, Mymensingh, Barishal and Sylhet divisions with moderately heavy falls at places over the country,” a BMD press release said in a 24 hours weather forecast commencing from 9 am.

Day temperature may fall slightly over north western part and it may remain nearly unchanged elsewhere over the country while night temperature may remain nearly unchanged over the country during the period. The maximum temperature in the country was recorded 36.2 degrees Celsius on Wednesday at Sayedpur in Rangpur division and minimum temperature was 25.0 degrees Celsius on Thursday at Nikli in Dhaka division and at Teknaf in Chattogram division.