The Met office in Dhaka on Thursday predicted rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty or squally wind likely to occur at some places over the country.
“Rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty or squally wind is likely to occur at one or two places over Rajshahi, Rangpur, Dhaka, Mymensingh and Sylhet divisions and the regions of Kushtia and Cumilla,” said a Met office bulletin issued on Tuesday at 9am.The weather may remain mainly dry with temporary partly cloudy sky elsewhere over the country, it added.
Mild to moderate heatwave is sweeping over Rajshahi, Khulna, Barishal and Dhaka divisions and the regions of Rangamati, Sitakunda, Cumilla, Feni, Noakhali, Srimangal and Dinajpur and it may abate from some places, said the Met office.
Day temperature may fall slightly and night temperature may remain nearly unchanged over the country.
The maximum temperature was recorded 39.3 degrees Celsius on Wednesday at Rajshahi while Dhaka experienced 37.1 degrees Celsius.