Night temp likely to fall by 1-3°C...

Dhaka, Wednesday   19 January 2022

Night temp likely to fall by 1-3°C

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 02:26 PM, 15 January 2022  

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The night temperature may fall by (1-3)°C and the day temperature may remain nearly unchanged over the country in the next 24 hours ending tomorrow at 9 am, forecasted Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) in a weather bulletin on Saturday.

Accroding to the country’s Met office, signed by BMD’s deputy director Meteorologist Dr. Muhammad Abul Kalam Mallik, the weather may remain mainly dry with “partly cloudy to the cloudy sky” over the country having chances of light rain or drizzle at one or two places over Khulna, Barishal, Chattogram, Dhaka and Sylhet divisions.

Besides, moderate to thick fog may occur over the river basins and light to moderate fog may occur elsewhere over the country from midnight to morning.

“Rainfall activity may decrease and night temperature may fall,” the country’s meteorological department said in an outlook for the next 72 hours or within three days.

Meanwhile, Meteorologist Dr. Muhammad Abul Kalam Mallik said a trough of westerly low is being lied over Sub-Himalayan West Bengal and adjoining areas. “A ridge of Sub-continental has extended up to Bihar and adjoining area. As a result, the seasonal low has lied over South Bay,” he also said, adding the seasonal low has extended its trough to Northeast Bay.

The country’s maximum temperature was recorded at 30.0°C yesterday at Teknaf in the Chattogram division while today’s minimum temperature was recorded at 8.9°C at Tetulia in the Rangpur division.

Today’s sunset will be at 5:33 pm and tomorrow’s sunrise will be at 6:44 am.