Light to moderate rain likely...

Dhaka, Wednesday   28 October 2020

Light to moderate rain likely

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 01:15 PM, 10 October 2020  

Representational Photo

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Bangladesh Meteorological Department on Saturday predicted light to moderate rain or thundershowers at few places over the country in the last 24 hours ending 9:00 am tomorrow. 

"Light to moderate rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at a few places over Sylhet division and at one or two places over Mymensingh, Dhaka, Khulna, Barishal and Chattogram divisions and weather may remain mainly dry with temporary partly cloudy sky elsewhere over the country," said a Met Office release issued this morning.  

Besides, day and night temperature may remain nearly unchanged over the country, the release added.

Meanwhile, the low over the North Andaman Sea and the adjoining area now lies over the East Central Bay and adjoining the North Andaman Sea as a well-marked low. It is likely to intensify further. Trough of low lies over Bihar to Assam across West Bengal and Bangladesh.

Country’s highest temperature 36.3 degree Celsius was recorded yesterday in Rangamati while the lowest one 22.6 degree Celsius was today at Tetulia. 

Monsoon is less active over Bangladesh and weak over the North Bay. Maximum rainfall for the last 24 hours till 6 am today was recorded by 51 millimeters (mm) in Chattogram. 

The sun sets at 5:36 pm today and rises at 5:54 am tomorrow in the capital.