Weather in Colombo in august 2020

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.



Evolution of daily average temperature and precipitation in Colombo in august 2020

These charts show the evolution of average minimum/maximum temperatures as well as average daily precipitation volume in Colombo in august 2020.


Climate of Colombo in august

The climate of Colombo in august is tolerable

the weather in Colombo in august is wet (with 16.5in of precipitation over 28 days). The situation is deteriorating compared to the previous month since in july there is an average of 15.6in of rainfall over 29 days.

The climate quite good in this location august. The thermometer averaged maximum of 86°F. On average, the recorded minimum temperature is 81°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 97°F in 2013 and a minimum record of 77°F in 2009. You can expect to have about 9 days with temperatures up to 86°F, or 29 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, Jaffna, Anuradhapura, Arugam Bay, Batticaloa, Dambulla and Puttalam have good weather.

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 86°F
Lowest temperature 81°F
Highest record temperature 97°F
(2013)
Lowest record temperature 77°F
(2009)
Number of days at +86°F 9 day(s)
(29%)
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 81°F
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 16.5in
Number of days with rainfall 28 day(s)
(90%)
Record daily rainfall 4.1in
(2019)
Other climate data
Humidity 84%
Visibility 8.93km
Cloud cover 55%
UV index 7
Daily sunshine hours 9
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 tolerable

How was the weather last august?

Here is the day by day recorded weather in Colombo in august 2019:

01-08-2019
Light rain shower
79°F to 85°F
02-08-2019
Patchy rain nearby
81°F to 86°F
03-08-2019
Patchy rain nearby
79°F to 86°F
04-08-2019
Patchy rain nearby
79°F to 86°F
05-08-2019
Moderate rain at times
79°F to 85°F
06-08-2019
Light rain shower
79°F to 85°F
07-08-2019
Moderate or heavy rain shower
74°F to 85°F
08-08-2019
Heavy rain at times
67°F to 81°F
09-08-2019
Partly Cloudy
77°F to 85°F
10-08-2019
Moderate or heavy rain shower
77°F to 83°F
11-08-2019
Moderate or heavy rain shower
77°F to 83°F
12-08-2019
Moderate or heavy rain shower
72°F to 81°F
13-08-2019
Torrential rain shower
67°F to 81°F
14-08-2019
Light rain shower
79°F to 81°F
15-08-2019
Partly Cloudy
79°F to 85°F
16-08-2019
Light rain shower
77°F to 85°F
17-08-2019
Moderate or heavy rain shower
81°F to 83°F
18-08-2019
Patchy rain nearby
79°F to 85°F
19-08-2019
Partly Cloudy
79°F to 85°F
20-08-2019
Patchy rain nearby
79°F to 85°F
21-08-2019
Moderate or heavy rain shower
79°F to 83°F
22-08-2019
Moderate or heavy rain shower
79°F to 83°F
23-08-2019
Light rain shower
79°F to 81°F
24-08-2019
Patchy rain nearby
77°F to 83°F
25-08-2019
Moderate or heavy rain shower
77°F to 83°F
26-08-2019
Patchy rain nearby
65°F to 81°F
27-08-2019
Patchy rain nearby
77°F to 83°F
28-08-2019
Moderate or heavy rain shower
79°F to 83°F
29-08-2019
Moderate or heavy rain shower
79°F to 83°F
30-08-2019
Patchy rain nearby
79°F to 83°F
31-08-2019
Moderate or heavy rain shower
79°F to 83°F

Map: other cities in Sri Lanka in august

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

Legend: Colombo perfect weather good tolerable bad very bad

Cities near Colombo:

Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia in augusttolerable weather
Panadura in augusttolerable weather
Negombo in augusttolerable weather
Kalutara in augusttolerable weather
Bentota in augusttolerable weather
Kuliyapitiya in augusttolerable weather
Hatton in augusttolerable weather
Neluwa in augusttolerable weather
Gampola in augusttolerable weather
Kurunegala in augustgood weather
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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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