Light to moderate rain likely


Bangladesh Meteorological Department on Friday predicted that rain may occur at many parts of the country, reports BSS.

“Light to moderate rain or thunder showers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at a few places over Khulna, Rajshahi, Rangpur and Sylhet divisions, and at one or two places over Dhaka, Mymensingh, Barishal and Chattogram divisions with moderately heavy falls at places over the country,” said a Met office bulletin.

Day temperature may remain unchanged and night temperature may fall slightly over the country, the bulletin said.

The highest temperature on Thursday was recorded 34.8 degree Celsius in Jashore, while Friday’s minimum temperature was 23.3 degree Celsius in Faridpur. The sun sets at 5:43 pm on Friday and rises at 5:51 am today (Saturday) in the capital.