Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka: Best time to go and average weather

Discover the best time to go to Anuradhapura in Sri Lanka from seasonal norms, below.

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When is the best time to go to Anuradhapura?

When is the best time to go to Anuradhapura? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • The best months for good weather in Anuradhapura are February, March, May, June, July, August and September
  • On average, the warmest months are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October
  • The rainiest months are October and November

For full information about the climate and weather in Anuradhapura a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

Month Our opinion View Details
tolerable weather Anuradhapura in january
good weather Anuradhapura in february
good weather Anuradhapura in march
tolerable weather Anuradhapura in april
good weather Anuradhapura in may
good weather Anuradhapura in june
good weather Anuradhapura in july
good weather Anuradhapura in august
good weather Anuradhapura in september
tolerable weather Anuradhapura in october
tolerable weather Anuradhapura in november
tolerable weather Anuradhapura in december

Weather and climate in Anuradhapura

  • In the month of january the climate is correct. The record temperature this month is 34°C and it rains about 37% of the time in january.
  • From february to march the climate is beautiful. At lunchtime, it's 35°C in average and, in march, 13 days of rain are expected.
  • In april the climate is correct. It is for example 35°C as maximum temperature in april and you can expect to have 209mm of rainfall/month during this period.
  • Between the months of may and september the climate is good. At lunchtime, it's 33°C in average.
  • From october to december the climate is just OK. At lunchtime, it's 30°C in average and, in december, 20 days of rain are expected.



Chart: temperature and rainfall in Anuradhapura

The chart below allows you to look at the following seasonal norms for the city of Anuradhapura: minimum and maximum temperatures, and the monthly volume of precipitation for each month of the year.

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