Light to moderate rain likely...

Light to moderate rain likely

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 01:04 PM, 6 June 2022  

Bangladesh Meteorological Department on Monday predicted light to moderate rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty wind in different parts of the country in the next 24 hours as of 9:00 am tomorrow. 

"Light to moderate rain or thunder showers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at many places over Rangpur, Mymensingh and Sylhet divisions; at a few places over Dhaka and Chattogram divisions and at one or two places over Rajshahi, Khulna and Barishal divisions with moderately heavy to heavy falls at places over northern part of the country," said a met office bulletin issued this morning. 

Besides, day temperature may rise slightly and night temperature may remain nearly unchanged over the country, it added. 

Country's maximum temperature on Sunday was recorded 36.4 degrees Celsius at Jashore in Khulna division and minimum temperature today was 22.5 degrees Celsius jointly at Srimangal in Sylhet division.

The highest rainfall in the last 24 hours till 6:00 am today was recorded 113 mm at Rajarhat in the Rangpur division.

The sun sets at 6:44 pm today and rises at 5:10 am tomorrow in the capital.