Met office predicts rain across country


Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) on Sunday predicted light to moderate rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty wind at many places throughout the country, reports BSS.

“Light to moderate rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at many places over Chattogram division and at a few places over Dhaka, Khulna and Barishal,” said a BMD press release. 

Moderately heavy falls may occur at one or two places over Rangpur, Rajshahi, Mymensingh and Sylhet divisions in the country during the time, it added. 

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

The maximum temperature was recorded 35.4 degrees Celsius on Saturday at Jashore in Khulna division while is minimum temperature 25.0 degrees Celsius at Teknaf in Chattogram division on Sunday.

The highest rainfall in the last 24 hours as of 6:00 am on Sunday was recorded 34 mm at Sitakunda in Chattogram division. The sun sets at 6:40 pm on Sunday and rises at 5:29 am today (Monday) in the capital.