News Desk: Due to the decrease in rainfall, the temperature has already risen and it has started getting hot in different parts of the country including Dhaka. The situation is likely to continue for the next few days, the Meteorological Department said.
The meteorological department said that the daytime temperature may rise a little on Monday (May 18) as the rains further decrease.
There was light rain in all parts of the country except the north on Sunday. The highest rainfall of 92 mm has been recorded in Tentulia of Panchagarh in the last 24 hours from 8 am to 8 am on Monday. There was no rain in Rajshahi, Barisal, Mymensingh and Dhaka divisions at that time.
Rajshahi, Ishwardi, Khulna and Madaripur recorded the highest temperature of 35.5 degrees Celsius on Sunday. The maximum temperature recorded in Dhaka at this time was 34.6 degrees Celsius.
The meteorologist Md. Highlighting the weather forecast for the next 24 hours from 9 am on Monday. Shahinur Islam said that in many places of Rangpur, Mymensingh and Sylhet divisions, some parts of Chittagong division and a couple of places in Rajshahi and Dhaka divisions there may be temporary gusts of wind or thundershowers.
The meteorologist said there could be moderate to heavy rainfall in some parts of the northern part of the country. Elsewhere in the country, the weather will be mostly dry with partly cloudy skies. During this time, daytime temperatures may rise slightly across the country and nighttime temperatures may remain almost unchanged.
The weather forecast for the inland river ports of the country till 6 pm on Monday said that there may be temporary gusts of wind or rain with thunderstorms at 45 to 60 kmph from the west or north-west over Rangpur, Dinajpur, Tangail, Mymensingh and Sylhet regions. The river ports in these areas have been asked to display the number one warning signal.