A nor'wester accompanied by rain and gusty wind swept the capital today.
"The nor'wester was blowing with wind speed of 78kph in Dhaka. It was 83kph in the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport area," said Md Aftab Uddin, a meteorologist of Dhaka Met Office.
The Met Office recorded 63mm rain the last 24 hours, he said adding that the sky in Dhaka will remain cloudy during the day.
The day temperature may fall by 1-2 degree c over the area, he added.