Weather in Colombo in august 2022

The weather in Colombo in the month of august comes from statistical datas on the last years. You can view the weather statistics the entire month, but also navigating through the tabs for the beginning, the middle and the end of the month.

Average weather throughout august

very bad weather UV index: 7

Weather at 6am
83°F

Heavy rain

26%

Cloudy

8%

Partly Cloudy

5%

Weather at 12pm
85°F

Heavy rain

28%

Clear/Sunny

12%

Partly Cloudy

8%

Weather at 6pm
81°F

Heavy rain

19%

Partly Cloudy

19%

Cloudy

10%

Weather at 3am
79°F

Moderate rain at times

44%

Heavy rain

41%

Cloudy

12%

Partly Cloudy

4%



Evolution of daily average temperature and precipitation in Colombo in august

These charts show the evolution of average minimum/maximum temperatures as well as average daily precipitation volume in Colombo in august.


The climate of Colombo in august is very bad

the weather in Colombo in august is wet (with 23.9in of precipitation over 23 days). The situation is deteriorating compared to the previous month since in july there is an average of 22.9in of rainfall over 24 days.

The climate quite good in this location august. The thermometer averaged maximum of 85°F. On average, the recorded minimum temperature is 83°F. Thus, the mean temperature average on this month of august in Colombo is 85°F. Note that these seasonal averages are in contrast with those observed in Colombo in august with a maximum record of 90°F in 2013 and a minimum record of 76°F in 2019. You can expect to have about 11 days with temperatures up to 86°F, or 35 of time.

Day length in Colombo in august is 12:20. The sun rises at 06:05 and sets at 18:25.



August: another location in Sri Lanka?

If you want to go to Sri Lanka in august, there are destinations with better weather than Colombo:

In august, Hambantota, Okanda and Yala National Park have perfect weather.

Furthermore, Jaffna, Mirissa, Tangalle, Akkaraipattu, Anuradhapura and Arisimale Beach have good weather.

Finally, Chilaw, Ella, Haputale, Horton Plains National Park, Negombo and Nuwara Eliya have a tolerable climate, but better than Colombo.

more information about Sri Lanka's weather in august



Seasonal average climate and temperature of Colombo in august

Check below seasonal norms These datas are set from the weather statements of the past years of the month of august.

August
Outside temperature
Average temperature 85°F
Highest temperature 85°F
Lowest temperature 83°F
Highest record temperature 90°F
(2013)
Lowest record temperature 76°F
(2019)
Number of days at +86°F 11 day(s)
(35%)
Number of days at +65°F 31 day(s)
(100%)
Sea temperature
Average sea temperature 81°F
Lowest sea temperature 79°F
Highest sea temperature 84°F
Wind
Wind speed 20km/h
Wind temperature 83°F
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 23.9in
Number of days with rainfall 23 day(s)
(75%)
Record daily rainfall 4.4in
(2019)
Other climate data
Humidity 83%
Visibility 8.51km
Cloud cover 56%
UV index 7
Daily sunshine hours 10
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 06:05
Time of sunset 18:25
Length of day 12:20
Our opinion about the weather in august
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net very bad


How was the weather last august?

Here is the day by day recorded weather in Colombo in august 2021:

01-08-2021
Patchy rain nearby
79°F to 83°F
02-08-2021
Light rain shower
79°F to 83°F
03-08-2021
Light rain shower
79°F to 83°F
04-08-2021
Light rain shower
81°F to 83°F
05-08-2021
Patchy rain nearby
81°F to 85°F
06-08-2021
Patchy rain nearby
79°F to 83°F
07-08-2021
Light rain shower
79°F to 83°F
08-08-2021
Moderate or heavy rain shower
79°F to 81°F
09-08-2021
Patchy rain nearby
79°F to 83°F
10-08-2021
Moderate or heavy rain shower
79°F to 81°F
11-08-2021
Moderate or heavy rain shower
79°F to 83°F
12-08-2021
Moderate or heavy rain shower
77°F to 77°F
13-08-2021
Light rain shower
79°F to 81°F
14-08-2021
Patchy rain nearby
79°F to 83°F
15-08-2021
Light rain shower
79°F to 81°F
16-08-2021
Light rain shower
79°F to 83°F
17-08-2021
Patchy rain nearby
79°F to 83°F
18-08-2021
Light rain shower
77°F to 83°F
19-08-2021
Light rain shower
76°F to 79°F
20-08-2021
Patchy rain nearby
77°F to 83°F
21-08-2021
Patchy rain nearby
79°F to 85°F
22-08-2021
Light rain shower
79°F to 83°F
23-08-2021
Light rain shower
79°F to 85°F
24-08-2021
Patchy rain nearby
79°F to 85°F
25-08-2021
Patchy rain nearby
79°F to 85°F
26-08-2021
Light rain shower
77°F to 83°F
27-08-2021
Light rain shower
79°F to 83°F
28-08-2021
Light rain shower
79°F to 85°F
29-08-2021
Light rain
77°F to 79°F
30-08-2021
Cloudy
76°F to 81°F
31-08-2021
Partly Cloudy
77°F to 85°F

Map: other cities in Sri Lanka in august

Cities near Colombo:

Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia in augustvery bad weather
Panadura in augustvery bad weather
Negombo in augusttolerable weather
Kalutara in augustvery bad weather
Bentota in augustvery bad weather
Kuliyapitiya in augusttolerable weather
Chilaw in augusttolerable weather
Adam’s peak in augustbad weather
Ambalangoda in augustvery bad weather
Hatton in augusttolerable weather
Neluwa in augustbad weather
Gampola in augustgood weather
Sri Lanka in august: See full list of cities

Click over cities on the map for information about the weather in august.

Legend: Colombo perfect weather good tolerable bad very bad


Weather data for Colombo in august:

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


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