Met office predicts rainfall with thundershowers
Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) forecast light to moderate rain or thundershowers for many parts of the country in the next 24 hours commencing at 9am on Thursday.
“Light to moderate rain or thunder showers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at most places over Barishal, Chattogram, Sylhet, Rangpur and Mymensingh divisions and at many places over Dhaka, Khulna and Rajshahi divisions with moderately heavy to heavy falls at places over the country,” said a Met office bulletin.
Day and night temperature may remain nearly unchanged over the country, it added.
Country’s highest temperature on Wednesday was recorded 33.0 degrees Celsius at Chuadanga and today’s lowest temperature 23.0 degrees Celsius at Tetulia.
The highest rainfall for the last 24 hours till 6am today was recorded 179 millimeters (mm) at Tetulia.
The sun sets at 5.52 pm today and rises at 5.49 am tomorrow in the capital.