Weather in Sri Lanka in august 2021

Below, check out the weather forecast for the month of august for most popular cities in Sri Lanka. These datas are probabilities for the month of august from weather reports for over 10 years. The percentage indicates the probability of having the weather mentioned.

Average weather in august in Colombo

tolerable weather

Weather at 6am
81°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
60% of time

Heavy rain

25%

Cloudy

9%

Partly Cloudy

6%

Weather at 12pm
85°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
50% of time

Heavy rain

29%

Clear/Sunny

12%

Partly Cloudy

9%

Weather at 6pm
81°F

Moderate rain at timesModerate rain at times
49% of time

Heavy rain

20%

Partly Cloudy

19%

Cloudy

11%

Weather at 3am
79°F

Cloudy

50%

Partly Cloudy

27%

Heavy rain

10%

Moderate rain at times

10%

More information about the weather in Colombo in august


Where to go in Sri Lanka in august?

Where to go in Sri Lanka in august: destination map

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Where should you go in Sri Lanka in august when it comes to the weather?

Remember:
The climate in Sri Lanka in august is tolerable across the board.

The climate throughout August in Sri Lanka is characterized by renewed rainfall throughout its territory. The monsoon is still present. All the localities see their climate influenced by the abundance of rain and this, in spite of a rather comfortable warmth because the temperatures continue to decrease progressively in the morning.

August in Colombo and the West Coast of the Island

The chances of having beautiful sunny days are smaller on the west coast in August. Compared to July, rains in August are more frequent and more intense. Sometimes the showers intensify even more during the day, especially towards the end of the month.

August in Jaffna and the Extreme North of the Island

Admittedly, Jaffna is experiencing a renewal of rain in August but its intensity and frequency are less important compared to those of Colombo. This allows one to enjoy the sun and warmth.

August in Trincomalee and the Northeast of the Island

The atmosphere is warmer in Trincomalee and its surroundings. Morning temperatures are around 24° C, but daytime environments are 10° C higher. The climate is drier, which favors a weather in Sri Lanka throughout August more comfortable, with more sun. Especially since the sea wind makes it possible to feel comfort.

August in Nuwara Eliya and the Central Plain

The August weather in Sri Lanka, in the Central Plain, is identical to that of July except that the rains have increased in intensity and frequency. Expect then to have rainy afternoons and evenings.



Climate in Sri Lanka in august

Climate in Colombo in august

In the month of august, maximum temperature is 85°F and minimum temperature is 81°F (for an average temperature of 83°F). The climate is burning there in the month of august. With 11.6in over 26 days, rain is to be feared throughout your vacations. Consider to pack clothes for rain.

August
Average temperature 83°F
Highest temperature 85°F
Lowest temperature 81°F
Sea temperature 81°F
Rainfall 11.6in
Number of days with rainfall 26 day(s)
(84%)
Humidity 87%
Daily sunshine hours 10
Cloud cover 57%
Length of day 12:20
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable
more information about the climate in Colombo in august

Climate in Jaffna in august

In the month of august, maximum temperature is 85°F and minimum temperature is 83°F (for an average temperature of 85°F). The climate is very hot in that locality in the month of august. With 1.5in over 7 days, rain may occur during your trip. But this is moderate and it is only of temporary showers.
With proper weather, the month of august is okay (but not good month) for traveling in this city in Sri Lanka.

August
Average temperature 85°F
Highest temperature 85°F
Lowest temperature 83°F
Sea temperature 85°F
Rainfall 1.5in
Number of days with rainfall 7 day(s)
(24%)
Humidity 81%
Daily sunshine hours 12
Cloud cover 32%
Length of day 12:26
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net perfect
more information about the climate in Jaffna in august

Climate in Anuradhapura in august

In the month of august, maximum temperature is 92°F and minimum temperature is 81°F (for an average temperature of 86°F). The climate is burning in this city in august. With 1.3in over 6 days, rainfall can happen throughout your vacations. But this is reasonably and you will not be too bothered by it.
With good weather conditions, the month of august is an advisable month to go in that area in Sri Lanka.

August
Average temperature 86°F
Highest temperature 92°F
Lowest temperature 81°F
Rainfall 1.3in
Number of days with rainfall 6 day(s)
(20%)
Humidity 79%
Daily sunshine hours 11
Cloud cover 45%
Length of day 12:23
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net good
more information about the climate in Anuradhapura in august

Climate in Arugam Bay in august

In the month of august, maximum temperature is 92°F and minimum temperature is 83°F (for an average temperature of 88°F). The climate is very hot here in this month. With 2.1in over 12 days, you risk getting wet slightly during your journey. But this is rather moderate and you will not be too bothered by it.
With a correct weather, august is okay (but not good month) for traveling in Arugam Bay.

August
Average temperature 88°F
Highest temperature 92°F
Lowest temperature 83°F
Rainfall 2.1in
Number of days with rainfall 12 day(s)
(39%)
Humidity 76%
Daily sunshine hours 13
Cloud cover 26%
Length of day 12:20
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net good
more information about the climate in Arugam Bay in august

Climate in Batticaloa in august

In august, the mean temperature in Batticaloa is 88°F (maximum temperature is 92°F and minimum temperature is 83°F). The climate is very hot there in this month. With 2.2in over 13 days, you will experience some showers during your vacations. But this is rather moderate and it will not be continuous.
With a correct climate, the month of august is okay (but not good time) for traveling in this city in Sri Lanka.

August
Average temperature 88°F
Highest temperature 92°F
Lowest temperature 83°F
Rainfall 2.2in
Number of days with rainfall 13 day(s)
(41%)
Humidity 76%
Daily sunshine hours 13
Cloud cover 27%
Length of day 12:22
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net good
more information about the climate in Batticaloa in august

All cities in Sri Lanka in august

Colombo in augusttolerable weather
Jaffna in augustperfect weather
Anuradhapura in augustgood weather
Arugam Bay in augustgood weather
Batticaloa in augustgood weather
Bentota in augusttolerable weather
Dambulla in augustgood weather
Ella in augusttolerable weather
Galle in augusttolerable weather
Hikkaduwa in augusttolerable weather
Kalutara in augusttolerable weather
Kandy in augusttolerable weather
Negombo in augusttolerable weather
Neluwa in augusttolerable weather
Nuwara Eliya in augusttolerable weather
Udawalawe National Park in augusttolerable weather
Wilpattu National Park in augustgood weather
Yala National Park in augustperfect weather
Puttalam in augustgood weather
Trincomalee in augustgood weather
Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia in augusttolerable weather
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Weather data for Sri Lanka in august:

Weather data for Sri Lanka in august is derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in Sri Lanka. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in Sri Lanka can vary slightly from year to year, but these predictions should limit surprises. So you can pack your bags and check when is the best time to go to Sri Lanka.


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