Drizzle likely, monsoon less active over Bangladesh...

Dhaka, Tuesday   26 October 2021

Drizzle likely, monsoon less active over Bangladesh

 Staff Correspondent   daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 01:10 PM, 6 October 2021  

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The axis of monsoon trough runs through Rajsthan, Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal to Assam across central part of Bangladesh, said the Bangladesh Meteorological Department on Wednesday adding that monsoon is less active over Bangladesh and weak to moderate over North Bay. 

The Met Office also predicted light to moderate rain or thunder showers at many places over the country in the next 24 hours commencing at 9:00 am today. 

"Light to moderate rain or thunder showers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at a few places over Rangpur and Chattogram divisions and at one or two places over Rajshahi, Dhaka, Mymensingh, Sylhet, Khulna and Barishal divisions," said a Met Office release issued this morning.

Besides, Day and night temperature may remain nearly unchanged over the country.  

Country's maximum temperature on Tuesday was recorded 35.0 degrees Celsius at Jashore in Khulna division and minimum temperature today was 24.0 degrees Celsius at Dimla in Rangpur division. 

Maximum rainfall for the last 24 hours till 6:00 am today was recorded 71 millimeters (mm) at Dinajpur in Rangpur. 

Today's sunset at 5:41 pm and tomorrow's sunrise at 5:53 am at Dhaka.  

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