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 Burma 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: Burma 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 Extremes Lowest point: Indian Ocean 0 m
Highest point: Keokradong 1,230 m