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Dhaka, Sunday   20 June 2021

Met office predicts rain or thundershowers

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 12:32 PM, 5 May 2021  

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Bangladesh Meteorological Department on Wednesday predicted rain or thunder showers with temporary gusty or squally wind at many places over all eight divisions in the next 24 hours commencing at 9:00 am today.  

"Rain or thunder showers accompanied by temporary gusty or squally wind is likely to occur at a few places over Rangpur, Rajshahi, Mymensingh and Sylhet divisions and at one or two places over Dhaka, Khulna, Barishal and Chattogram divisions with hails at isolated places," BMD said in a bulletin issued this morning.   

Meanwhile, day temperature may rise slightly and night temperature may remain nearly unchanged over the country, the bulletin said.

Country’s maximum temperature was recorded yesterday by 36.0 degrees Celsius at Chandpur and minimum temperature today was recorded by 20.0 degrees Celsius at Rajarhat. Maximum rainfall for 24 hours till 6:00 am today was recorded by 51 millimeters (mm) at Srimangal.

Today’s sunset at Dhaka at 06:29 pm and tomorrow’s sunrise at 05:21 am.