Light to moderate rain likely over country


DHAKA, Sept 29, 2020 (BSS) – Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) today predicted light to moderate rain or thundershowers in many places over the country in the next 24 hours commencing at 9am today.

“Light to moderate rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at a few places over Khulna, Barishal, Chattogram and Rangpur divisions and at one or two places over Rajshahi, Dhaka, Mymensingh and Sylhet divisions with moderately heavy falls at isolated places over the country,” said a BMD bulletin issued here today.

As an outlook for the next 72 hours the bulletin predicted that the rainfall activity may increase at the end period.

Day and night temperature may remain nearly unchanged over the country, said the bulletin.

Country’s highest temperature on Monday was recorded 35.1 degrees Celsius at Rajshahi and today’s lowest temperature 24.5 degrees Celsius at Tetulia.

The sun sets at 5.47 pm today and rises at 5.50 am tomorrow in the capital.