Met office forecasts rain in 4 divisions


Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) predicted that rain or thundershowers accompanied by temporary gusty wind is likely to occur at one or two places in Rajshahi, Dhaka, Khulna and Barishal divisions in the next 24 hours from 9am on Saturday.

“Weather may remain mainly dry with temporary partly cloudy sky elsewhere over the country,” a BMD bulletin said.

Day and night temperature may remain nearly unchanged over the country, it added.


Country’s maximum temperature on Friday was recorded 36.0 degrees Celsius at Chuadanga while the lowest temperature on Saturday was 15.5 degrees celsius at Tetulia.

The highest rainfall in the last 24 hours till 6am on Saturday was recorded 21mm in Khepupara.

The sun sets at 06:08pm on Saturday and rises at 06:05am on Sunday in the capital.