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||Average temp.||Rainfall||Our opinion||View Details|
|January||24°C/30°C||74mm||tolerable weather||Anuradhapura in january|
|February||24°C/32°C||75mm||good weather||Anuradhapura in february|
|March||26°C/35°C||117mm||good weather||Anuradhapura in march|
|April||27°C/35°C||209mm||tolerable weather||Anuradhapura in april|
|May||27°C/34°C||144mm||good weather||Anuradhapura in may|
|June||27°C/33°C||37mm||good weather||Anuradhapura in june|
|July||28°C/33°C||47mm||good weather||Anuradhapura in july|
|August||27°C/33°C||77mm||good weather||Anuradhapura in august|
|September||27°C/34°C||131mm||good weather||Anuradhapura in september|
|October||26°C/33°C||256mm||tolerable weather||Anuradhapura in october|
|November||26°C/31°C||284mm||tolerable weather||Anuradhapura in november|
|December||25°C/30°C||194mm||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.
Map of Sri Lanka
Anuradhapura appears on the map below with a blue icon. The other cities or locations in Sri Lanka appear on the map with a black icon. Click for information about the climate.