Rain, thundershower likely


DHAKA, Aug 17, 2017 (BSS) – Light to moderate rain or thunder showers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at many places over Khulna, Barisal, Sylhet and Chittagong divisions in 24 hours to 9 am tomorrow.

The Met Office press release said this today adding that moderately heavy to heavy falls is likely to occur at a few places over the country including Rangpur, Rajshahi, Dhaka and Mymensingh divisions.

Besides, day temperature may rise by (1-2) o C and night temperature may remain nearly unchanged over the country.

Country’s highest temperature on Wednesday was recorded 34.6 degree Celsius at Rajshahi and minimum temperature was recorded 23.9 degree Celsius at Rangamati. The highest rainfall was recorded 145 millimeter at Maijdee Court.

The sun set at 6.30pm today and will rise at 5.35am tomorrow in the capital city Dhaka.