Met office predicts light to moderate rain over country

DHAKA Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) predicted light to moderate rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty wind over the country in the next 24 hours as of 9am tomorrow.

Light to moderate rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at most places over Chattogram and Barishal divisions, at many places over Dhaka, Mymensingh, Khulna and Sylhet divisions and a few places over Rajshahi and Rangpur divisions with moderately heavy to heavy falls at places over the country during the time, according to a Met office release.

Day temperature may fall slightly and night temperature may remain nearly unchanged over the country. The highest rainfall for the last twenty-four hours till 6am today was recorded at 90 millimeters (mm) at Khepupara followed by 78 mm at Teknaf.

Country's highest temperature on Wednesday was recorded at 34.0 degree Celsius at Srimangal while the lowest one today was recorded at 21.1 degree at Tetulia.

Today's sunset at the capital will be at 5.37pm and tomorrow's sunrise will be at 5.54am.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)