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  • Bangladesh Weather

    More rain, nor'wester likely this week

    As the country has been experiencing rainfall over the last two days, Bangladesh Meteorological Department has forecast more showers or intermittent nor’westers at many places across the country including Dhaka, this week.

  • Heavy rain in Chattogram

    Heavy rainfall may trigger landslides in Chattogram

    Heavy rainfall due to active monsoon may trigger landslides over the hilly regions of Chattogram division, Bangladesh Meteorological Department says in a forecast.

  • Rain likely over the country today

    More rain likely

    Bangladesh Meteorological Department predicts increased rain activity at many places in the country in the next 24 hours ending at 9:00 am tomorrow.

  • Bangladesh Temperature Today

    Temperature to increase by 2 to 5 degree Celsius today: Met office

    With the influence of Cyclone Fani nearly at the end, Bangladesh Meteorological Department forecast a rise in overall temperature across the country.

  • Dhaka's weather today

    Heavy rain in Dhaka today

    Heavy rainfall is likely to continue over Dhaka throughout the day today due to influence of cyclonic storm Fani.

  • Cyclone Fani batters Bangladesh weakly

    Fani to stay over Bangladesh till afternoon: Met Office

    The severe cyclonic storm “Fani” will stay over Bangladesh for six more hours, with the cyclone eye currently located west of Dhaka, the Met Office says.

  • Met office tips on lightning strikes

    9 ways to save yourself from lightning strikes

    Measures taken timely can save many lives during a lightning storm. But it is very tough to recall the tips in the face of trouble therefore we need to drill ourselves to get familiar to these measures.

  • Rain throws city into chaos

    Torrential rainfall that inundated most parts of Dhaka and threw the city into chaos is likely to linger tomorrow and show signs of reducing the day after. But until then, heavy to very heavy rainfall is on the cards for Dhaka.

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    Bangladesh weather to turn deadly by century: Study

    Venturing outdoors may become deadly across wide swaths of Bangladesh, India and Pakistan by the end of the century as climate change drives heat and humidity to new extremes, according to a new study.

  • Signal 7 at maritime ports as Cyclone Mora nears

    Maritime ports of Chittagong and Cox's Bazar have been advised to hoist danger signal number seven while Mongla and Payra ports signal number five as cyclonic storm “Mora” heads towards Bangladesh’s coasts.

  • Bangladesh's Cold Temperature

    Mild heat wave sweeps over country

    A mild heat wave is sweeping over the regions of Rajshahi, Pabna, Dinajpur, Satkhira, Jessore and Kushtia and it may spread all over the country, says a press release of Met office.

  • Maritime ports asked to hoist signal 3

    The maritime ports of Chittagong, Cox's Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to hoist local cautionary signal 3 as steep pressure 'Gradient' lies over the North Bay.

  • Maritime ports asked to hoist signal 3

    Maritime ports of Chittagong, Cox's Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to keep hoisted local cautionary signal number three as the trough of low still lies over West Bengal and adjoining area which extends up to North Bay.

  • Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina

    PM for modernisation of weather services

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina hopes that the modernization of weather services and continuous development of an effective early warning system will help us reduce the losses of lives and property from natural disasters.

  • Rain on the cards, gloomy sky to persist today

    Rain or thunder showers, accompanied by temporary gusty or squally wind, are likely to occur throughout the country.

  • Temperature may dive to 8

    Meteorologists anticipate that the temperature across the country might dive to below eight degree centigrade within next two or three days.