Rain likely at some places


Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD)on Monday  predicted rain at some places over the country.

“Rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty or squally wind is likely to occur at a few places over Rangpur, Mymensingh and Sylhet divisions and at one or two places over Dhaka, Rajshahi, Khulna, Barishal and Chattogram divisions with hails at isolated places over the country”, said a met office bulletin.

However, the mild heat wave which is currently sweeping over Khulna division and the regions of Tangail, Rangamati, Noakhali, Rajshahi and Pabna may abate at some places, it said.

The day and night temperature may fall over the country.

The highest temperature on Sunday was recorded 37.6 degrees Celsius in Rajshahi and Monday’s minimum temperature 21.3 degrees Celsius in Sylhet.

The sun sets at 06:33pm ton Monday and rises at 05:17am today (Thursday) in the capital.