Bangladesh weather | The Daily Star
  • 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.

  • heat-wave-global-warming

    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.

  • 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.