Light to moderate rain likely

Bangladesh Meteorological Department on Thursday forecast that light to moderate rain may occur in different parts of the country during most of Friday.


“Light to moderate rain/thunder showers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at most places over Rangpur, Rajshahi, Mymensingh & Sylhet divisions and at a few places over Dhaka, Khulna, Barishal & Chattogram divisions with moderately heavy to very heavy falls at places over northern part of the country,” said a met office bulletin issued in the evening.


Day and night temperatures may remain nearly unchanged over the country, the bulletin said, which is to say there won’t be any significant fluctuations from what is normal during this time of year.


Monsoon is fairly active over Bangladesh and moderate over North Bay.


Rainfall activity is likely to increase in the next five days.


Today’s highest temperature was recorded as 36.6 degrees Celsius in Chuadanga, while minimum temperature was 25.0 degree Celsius in Teknaf.


The sun sets at 6.50 pm today and rises at 5.16 am on Friday in the capital.


Source: United News of Bangladesh