Mild to moderate heatwave is sweeping over the Bangladesh and it may continue, said a met office forecast for the next 24 hours commencing 9am on Wednesday.
“Mild to moderate heatwave is sweeping over the country and it may continue,” said the release.
Weather may remain mainly dry with temporary partly cloudy sky over the country, having chances of light rain or thundershowers at one or two places over Chittagong division.
Day and night temperature may rise slightly over the country.
Country’s maximum temperature on Tuesday was recorded by 38.6°C at Rajshahi while the lowest temperature on Wednesday was recorded by 23.3°C at Tetulia.
The sun sets at 6.42pm on Wednesday and rises at 5.11am on Thursday in the capital.