Rain likely across country


DHAKA, Aug 13, 2019 (BSS) – Bangladesh Meteorological Department today
predicted rainfall at many places across the country in the next 24 hours
commencing at 9am today.

“Light to moderate rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty
or squally wind is likely to occur at most places over Khulna, Barishal,
Chattogram, Dhaka, Rajshahi, Rangpur, Mymensingh and Sylhet divisions with
moderately heavy to heavy falls at places over the country,” said a Met
office bulletin issued here today.

Mild heat wave is sweeping over Sylhet and Rangpur divisions and the
regions of Rajshahi and Bogura and it may abate, it added.

Day temperature may fall by (1-4) degree Celsius while night temperature
may fall slightly over the country.

The highest temperature on Monday was recorded 38.4 degree Celsius in
Dinajpur of Rangpur while today’s minimum temperature was 24.8 degree Celsius
in Sylhet.

The sun sets at 6:34 pm today and rises at 5:33 am tomorrow in the