Light to moderate rain likely over country: Met office

Bangladesh Meteorological Department on Saturday forecast light to moderate rain in many places over the country.


“Light to moderate rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at many places over Rajshahi, Rangpur, Mymensingh, Sylhet, Dhaka, Khulna, Barishal and Chattogram divisions with moderately heavy to heavy falls at places over the country,” according to a met office forecast starting from 9am today.


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


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


Country’s highest temperature 33.5 degree Celsius on Friday and today’s lowest temperature 23.5 degree Celsius were recorded in Tangail respectively.


The maximum rainfall for the last 24 hours till 6am today was recorded by 118 millimeters (mm) at Tetulia.


Source: United News of Bangladesh