September sees downpour, highest maximum temperature, wildfire


Three weeks ago, Brunei Darussalam was hit by an unprecedented heavy downpour which broke the record for the highest ever daily rainfall in Brunei at 275mm, initially held by a daily rainfall log of 252mm in September 1983. This was outlined by Permanent Secretary (Energy) at the Ministry of Energy, Manpower and Industry (MEMI) Haji Azhar bin Haji Yahya during the opening ceremony of the Brunei National Climate Drafting Committee Workshop at the Institute for Leadership, Innovation and Advancement (ILIA) Building, Universiti Brunei Darussalam on Monday. More details in Tuesday’s Borneo Bulletin.