Light to moderate rain likely today


Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) on Wednesday predicted light to moderate rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty wind at many places over the country , reports BSS.

“Light to moderate rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at many places over Khulna, Barishal, Chattogram and Sylhet divisions and at a few places over Rangpur, Dhaka and Mymensingh divisions and at one or two places over Rajshahi division with moderately heavy falls at places over the country,” said a BMD press release in a 24 hours weather forecast commencing from 9 am on Thursday. Day and night temperature may remain nearly unchanged over the country during the period, the release added.

The maximum temperature in the country was recorded 34.3 degrees Celsius yesterday at Rajshahi in Rajshahi division and minimum temperature was 25.0 degrees Celsius on Thursday at Teknaf in Chattogram division.

The sun set at 6.13 pm on Thursday and rises at 5.42 am today in the capital.