Rain or thunder showers likely...

Rain or thunder showers likely

 Staff Correspondent   daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 01:26 PM, 28 June 2022   Updated: 03:52 PM, 28 June 2022

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

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

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

As an outlook for next 72 hours, the BMD predicted : "Rainfall activity may increase." 

Country's maximum temperature on Monday was recorded by 36.5 degrees Celsius at Chuadanga in Khulna division and minimum temperature today was recorded by 24.5 degrees celsius at Tetulia in the Rangpur division. 

Highest rainfall for the last twenty-four hours till 6:00 am today was recorded by 131 millimeters(mm) at Mongla in the Khulna division. 

The sun sets at 6:50 pm today and rises at 5:14 am tomorrow in the capital.