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Mild heat wave likely to spread

TBP Online
14 Apr 2024 16:24:25 | Update: 14 Apr 2024 17:00:24
Mild heat wave likely to spread
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Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) today predicted that the existing mild to moderate heat wave sweeping over Rajshahi, Dhaka, Khulna, Barishal, Chattogram and Sylhet divisions and the districts of Nilphamari and Netrokona may spread in the next 24 hours from 9am Sunday.

“Weather may remain mainly dry with temporary partly cloudy sky over the country. Day temperature may remain nearly unchanged and night temperature may rise slightly over the country,” the weather bulletin said.

Country’s maximum temperature on Saturday was recorded at 40 degrees Celsius at Rangamati and the minimum temperature today was 20.4 degrees Celsius at Tetulia.

The sun sets at 6:20pm on Sunday and rises at 5:37pm on Monday in the capital.