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Located near the equator, Brunei Darussalam experiences the Equinox event twice a year, i.e. about the 20th March and 23rd September.

Equinox is an astronomical event in which the sun passes exactly above the equatorial line, resulting in an equal length of day and night across the globe. During the occurrence of Equinox, there is a possibility of slight increase in surface air temperature, however, the increase is not significant enough to cause heat wave.

Based on the temperature data observed by the BDMD, there has been no record of significant increase in surface air temperature during the Equinox event.

We shall continue to monitor the weather conditions and will issue weather advisory or warnings if necessary. We would also like to...

Negara Brunei Darussalam, berkedudukan berdekatan khatulistiwa, mengalami kejadian Ekuinoks sebanyak dua kali setahun, iaitu sekitar 20 Mac dan 23 September.
Ekuinoks adalah kejadian astronomi di mana matahari akan berada tepat di atas garis Khatuslitiwa dan menyebabkan jumlah masa bagi waktu siang dan waktu malam menjadi sama. Semasa ia berlaku, suhu udara permukaan berpotensi untuk meningkat sedikit, namun peningkatan berkenaan adalah tidak signifikan dan tidak akan menyebabkan gelombang haba.

Berdasarkan data suhu udara yang telah dicerap oleh Jabatan Kajicuaca Brunei Darussalam, tiada rekod peningkatan ketara pada suhu udara permukaan semasa kejadian Ekuinoks. Kami akan terus memantau keadaan cuaca dari masa ke semasa, dan akan mengeluarkan nasihat dan amaran...

Brunei Darussalam is currently still in the second phase of the Northeast Monsoon period. Based on Brunei Darussalam's climatology, March is known to be the driest month as compared to the other months, with the lowest amount of recorded rainfall.

Stable atmospheric conditions are expected to persist until the end of March, with minimal rainfall activity. The country is also expected to experience breezy conditions at times when the northeasterly winds strengthen over the region. During this relatively drier period, isolated showers or thundery showers can still possibly occur around the country especially during the early morning and evening.
Potential weather impacts during the second half of the Northeast Monsoon are:

• Drier conditions due...

KEMASKINI KEADAAN CUACA BAGI NEGARA BRUNEI DARUSSALAM
6 MAC 2019

Negara Brunei Darussalam kini masih berada di dalam fasa kedua musim Timur Laut. Mengikut klimatologi Negara Brunei Darussalam, bulan Mac adalah dikategorikan sebagai bulan terkering dengan jumlah turunan hujan yang terendah berbanding bulan-bulan lain.

Keadaan atmosfera yang agak stabil masih dijangka berterusan sehingga hujung bulan Mac, dengan aktiviti turunan hujan yang minimal. Negara juga sekali-sekala mengalami keadaan sedikit berangin semasa terjadinya peningkatkan luruan angin timur laut di rantau kita. Semasa tempoh yang agak kering ini, kejadian hujan atau hujan berpetir berasingan masih berpotensi berlaku di sekitar kawasan negara terutama pada waktu awal pagi dan lewat...

Brunei Darussalam is currently entering the second phase of the Northeast Monsoon period. Based on Brunei Darussalam's climatology, February and March are the driest months with lesser amount of rainfall recorded when compared to the other months.

The country is expected to experience stable atmospheric conditions until the end of March. Breezy conditions are also expected at times when the northeasterly winds strengthen over the region. During this relatively drier period, isolated showers or thundery showers can still potentially occur around the country especially during the early morning and evening. Potential weather impacts during the second half of the Northeast Monsoon are:

•Drier conditions due to reduce rainfall activity;
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