Rain likely, temperature may rise over country...

Rain likely, temperature may rise over country

 Staff Correspondent   daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 01:00 PM, 23 May 2022  

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Bangladesh Meteorological Department on Monday predicted rain or thunder showers with intense lightning flashes and temporary gusty wind at seven divisions of the country during next 24 hours beginning 9:00 am today. 

"Rain or thunder showers with lightning flashes and temporary gusty or squally wind is likely to occur at a few places over Chattogram and Sylhet divisions and at one or two places over Rangpur, Rajshahi, Mymensingh, Dhaka and Barishal divisions," said a Met Office bulletin issued this morning.

However, weather may remain mainly dry with temporary partly cloudy sky elsewhere over the country, it added. 

Meanwhile, day and night temperature may rise slightly over the country. 

Country's maximum temperature on Sunday was recorded by 34.8 degrees Celsius at Chandpur in the Chattogram division and minimum temperature today was recorded by 21.8 degrees Celsius at Tetulia in the Rangpur division. 

The sun sets at 6:37 pm today and rises at 5:13 am tomorrow in the capital.