Rain likely


Bangladesh Meteorological Department on Friday predicted that rain accompanied by temporary gusty or squally wind may occur at many places over the country, reports BSS.

“Rain or thunder showers accompanied by temporary gusty or squally wind is likely to occur at many places over Rajshahi, Dhaka and Mymensingh divisions; at a few places over Khulna and Rangpur division and at one or two places over Chattogram, Barishal and Sylhet divisions.

. with hails at isolated places,” says a Met office bulletin. Day temperature may fall by one or two degree Celsius and night temperature may remain nearly unchanged over the country, the bulletin said.

The highest temperature on Thursday was recorded 31.1 degree Celsius in Sitakunda and Rangamati, while Friday’s minimum temperature was 17 degree Celsius in Rangpur. The sun sets at 6:04 pm on Friday and rises at 6:15 am today (Saturday) in the capital.