Met office forecasts rain over country until Thursday

Sun Online Desk

14th August, 2019 04:19:37 printer

Met office forecasts rain over country until Thursday

Bangladesh Meteorological Department on Wednesday predicted light to moderate rain at many places across the country in the next 24 hours commencing at 9am today.

“Light to moderate rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty or squally wind is likely to occur at most places over Khulna, Barishal, Dhaka and Chattogram divisions and at many places over Rajshahi, Rangpur, Mymensingh and Sylhet divisions with moderately heavy to heavy falls at places over the country” said a Met office bulletin issued here today.

“Monsoon is active over Bangladesh and moderate to strong over North Bay”, it added.

However, the day and night temperature may remain nearly unchanged over the country.

The highest temperature on Tuesday was recorded 35.3 degree Celsius in Sylhet while today’s minimum temperature was 24.5 degree Celsius in Rangamati of Chattogram division.

The sun sets at 6:33 pm today and rises at 5:34 am tomorrow in the capital.