Weather in Sri Lanka

Whether you wish to travel to Colombo, Sri Lanka (Latitude & Longitude: see map search field. Altitude: 7 m or 23 ft) on holiday, business or vacation, are interested in buying property there or are looking to migrate the following Sri Lanka climate, temperature and weather information should prove helpful:

  • The average temperature in Sri Lanka is 27.0 °C (81 °F)
  • The average temperature range is 2 °C
  • The highest monthly average high temperature is 31 °C (88 °F) in February, March, April & May
  • The lowest monthly average low temperature is 22 °C (72 °F) in January & February
  • Sri Lanka’s climate receives an average of 2397 mm (94.4 in) of rainfall per year, or 200 mm (7.9 in) per month.
  • On average there are 188 days per year with more than 0.1 mm (0.004 in) of rainfall (precipitation) or 16 days with a quantity of rain, sleet, snow etc. per month.
  • The driest weather is in January when an average of 88 mm (3.5 in) of rainfall (precipitation) occurrs across 8 days.
  • The wettest weather is in October when an average of 354 mm (13.9 in) of rainfall (precipitation) occurrs across 21 days.
  • The average annual relative humidity is 79.8% and average monthly relative humidity ranges from 75% in January to 83% in October.
  • There are an average of 0 days per year with frost in Sri Lanka and in January there are an average of 0 days with frost.

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