A mild cold current is flowing in 2 divisions and 5 districts of the country. In addition, the temperature is low in the whole country, including the capital Dhaka, on Monday. The minimum temperature was recorded at 12.5 degrees Celsius in the capital on Monday morning.
Meteorologist of the Meteorological Office. Omar Farooq told Independent Digital that the districts of Rangpur and Rajshahi divisions are experiencing a mild winter. Besides, mild cold current is also flowing in Tangail, Madaripur, Jessore, Chuadanga and Kushtia.
Omar Farooq said that the temperature will be low tomorrow on Tuesday. After that, the temperature will gradually increase again from next Wednesday.
When asked about the reason for the severe cold in the capital Dhaka, meteorologist Omar Farooq said that the temperature is low in the whole country today.
The minimum temperature in Dhaka was 12.5 degrees Celsius at 6 am on Monday. The minimum temperature of the day will drop to 12.3 degrees, said the Meteorological Office.
Besides, the minimum temperature was recorded at 9.7 degrees Celsius in Chuadanga at 6 am on Monday. Severe cold is felt as the temperature drops down.
Chuadanga Meteorological Office observer Tahmina Nacharin said that the temperature in Chuadanga has dropped further and a mild cold wave has started. It has been foggy since midnight. This condition may remain for a few more days.
Earlier, the lowest temperature recorded in the last 24 hours was 8.1 degree Celsius in Naogaon. According to the Meteorological Department, mild cold current is flowing in Kishoreganj, Rajshahi, Pabna, Naogaon, Panchagarh and Kurigram and it may continue. Besides, the organization also said that the night temperature may decrease slightly in the North-North-Eastern part of the country.
The weather forecast for the next 24 hours from 9 am today, Monday, says that the sky may remain cloudy temporarily. However, the weather throughout the country will remain mainly dry. Moderate to dense fog is likely to prevail over the country from midnight to morning and may persist till afternoon at some places.
Apart from this, in Tuesday’s forecast, the Meteorological Office said that Dhaka, Khulna, Barisal and Chittagong divisions may receive light or drizzle rain.