Mild to moderate heat wave sweeping over country


DHAKA, May 20, 2021 (BSS) – Mild to moderate heat wave is sweeping over Rajshahi, Khulna and Barishal divisions and the districts of Madaripur, Gopalgonj, Chandpur, Noakhali and Feni and it may continue.

Rain or thunder showers accompanied by temporary gusty/squally wind is likely to occur at one or two places over Dhaka, Mymensingh, Rangpur, Rajshahi and Sylhet divisions and the regions of Kushtia and Cumilla.

Weather may remain mainly dry with temporary partly cloudy sky elsewhere over the country, said a met office release here today.

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

Country’s maximum temperature on Wednesday was recorded by 38.2 degree Celsius at Khulna and minimum temperature today was recorded by 24.0 degree Celsius at Sylhet. Maximum rainfall for the last twenty-four hours till 6:00am today was recorded by 14millimeters (mm) Sylhet.

Today’s sunset at Dhaka at 06-36 PM and Tomorrow’s sunrise at 05-13 AM.