Light to moderate rain likely in parts of country

Published : 02 Oct 2023 09:54 PM

Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) predicted moderate rain at many places over north, south and north-eastern region and at a few places over north and central region including the capital.

According to the met office bulletin issued on Monday, light to moderate rain or thunder showers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at many places over Rangpur, Khulna, Barishal, Chattogram and Sylhet divisions and at a few places over Rajshahi, Dhaka and Mymensingh divisions with moderately heavy to heavy falls at places over the country. Day and night temperature may fall slightly over the country, says the bulletin. The country’s maximum temperature on Sunday recorded 35.3 degree celsius at Syhet and minimum temperature on Monday was recorded 24.0 degree celsius at Bandarban.

Country’s maximum rainfall for the last twenty-four hours was recorded 95 millimeters (mm) at Sylhet.

The Well-marked low over Bihar and adjoining area and low lies over Gangetic West Bengal and adjoining area. The axis of monsoon trough runs through East Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, the center of the well-marked low to Assam across central part of Bangladesh. Monsoon is fairly active over Bangladesh and moderate over North Bay.

Monday’s sunset at Dhaka at 05-45 PM and Tuesday’s sunrise at 05-51 AM.