Rain, thundershowers likely in Barishal, Chattogram


DHAKA, April 3, 2018 (BSS)- Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) today predicted rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at one or two places over Barishal and Chattogram divisions in 24 hours ending at 9 am tomorrow.

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

Seasonal low lies over South Bay, it said, adding that trough of low lies over Gangetic West Bengal and adjoining area.

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

The maximum temperature was recorded 34.5 degrees Celsius yesterday at Rangamati in Chattogram division and today’s minimum temperature 18 .5 degrees Celsius at Tetulia in Rangpur division.

The sunsets at 6:15 pm today and rises at 5.48 am tomorrow in the capital city.