heat wave

Heat wave may ease a little today

The intensity of the heat wave, which currently sweeping across different regions of the country, may come down today at some places, according to a weather forecast.

July 20, 2019
July 20, 2019

Heat wave gripping eastern, central US to intensify

A massive heat wave that has enveloped the US Midwest pushed into the Northeast, ushering in temperatures that could top 100 degrees Fahrenheit (38 degrees C) in Washington and prompting utilities...

May 13, 2019
May 13, 2019

Heat wave may ease a little today

The intensity of the heat wave, which currently sweeping across different regions of the country, may come down today at some places, according to a weather forecast.

May 11, 2019
May 11, 2019

Heat wave likely to continue till tomorrow

The mild to moderate heat wave which is sweeping over Dhaka, Rajshahi and Khulna divisions and the regions of Noakhali and Dinajpur may continue till tomorrow, a met official says.

May 10, 2019
May 10, 2019

Heat wave may continue

The ongoing mild to moderate heat wave sweeping over Dhaka, Rajshahi and Khulna divisions may continue in the next 24 hours as of 9:00am tomorrow, says a met office bulletin issued in Dhaka.

May 7, 2019
May 7, 2019

Heat wave may continue and spread over country

Mild heat wave is sweeping over Rajshahi and Khulna divisions and the regions of Tangail, Dinajpur and Sayedpur and it may continue and spread, says a met office release.

April 20, 2019
April 20, 2019

Diarrhoea cases on sharp rise

With the arrival of summer, the number of diarrhoea patients in and around the capital has gone up steeply this month compared to last month.

August 20, 2018
August 20, 2018

Heat wave for couple of days

Mild to moderate heat wave is sweeping over Rangpur, Rajshahi and Sylhet divisions and a part of Tangail, which may continue at places for a couple of days.

June 20, 2017
June 20, 2017

Heat waves become more common due to climate change

Deadly heat waves are going to be a much bigger problem in the coming decades, becoming more frequent and occurring over a much greater portion of the planet because of climate change.

April 27, 2017
April 27, 2017

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.

May 1, 2016
May 1, 2016

Rain respite amid sweltering heat

A much needed rain accompanied by heavy thunderstorm swept most parts of the country, including capital Dhaka, after weeks of sweltering heat. The good news is, more rain is yet to come.