Official Name:People’s Republic of Bangladesh
Geographic Coordinates:24 00 N, 90 00 E
Geographic Location:Latitude between 20o34′ and 26o38′ North
Longitude between 88o01′ and 92o41′ East
Location:Southern Asia, bordering the Bay of Bengal, between Myanmar and India
Boundaries:North – India (West Bengal and Meghalaya),
West – India (West Bengal)
East – India ( Assam) and Myanmar,
South Bay of 4,246 km
Border Countries: Myanmar 193 km, India 4,053 km
Standard Time:GMT 6+ Hours
Average Climate Condition:Tropical; Mild winter (October to March);
Hot, Humid summer (March to June);
Humid, Warm Rainy Monsoon (June to October)
Rainfall:1100 mm to 3400mm (June – August)
Humidity:Highest 99% (July)
Lowest 36% (December & January)
Climate Variation:Winter 11o C – 20o C (October – February)
Summer 21o C – 38o C (March – September)
Terrain:Mostly flat alluvial plain; hilly in southeast
Elevation ExtremesLowest point: Indian Ocean 0 m
Highest point: Keokradong 1,230 m