Weather in Colombo in december 2022

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

Average weather throughout december

tolerable weather UV index: 7

Weather at 6am
81°F

Partly Cloudy

28%

Moderate rain at times

24%

Heavy rain

6%

Weather at 12pm
86°F

Clear/Sunny

31%

Heavy rain

20%

Partly Cloudy

14%

Weather at 6pm
81°F

Clear/Sunny

26%

Partly Cloudy

16%

Heavy rain

13%

Weather at 3am
77°F

Clear/Sunny

35%

Partly Cloudy

33%

Moderate rain at times

21%

Heavy rain

6%



Evolution of daily average temperature and precipitation in Colombo in december

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


The climate of Colombo in december is tolerable

The weather in december in Colombo is wet (with 9.8in of rainfall over 13 days). The weather is better from the previous month since in november it receives an average of 15.5in of rainfall over 18 days.

The climate quite comfortable in this location the month of december. The high seasonal norm is 88°F. The seasonal minimum is 81°F. Thus, the mean temperature average in december in Colombo is 85°F. Note that seasonal normals in contrast with those observed in Colombo in december with a maximum record of 95°F in 2015 and a minimum record of 74°F in 2020. You You can hope to have about 25 days with temperatures up to 86°F, or 81 of the month.

On average, in Colombo, the days of december last 11:44. The sun rises at 06:14 and sunset is at 17:58.

With proper weather, the month of december is okay (but not the best) to go in that area in Sri Lanka.



Colombo: another month?

If you can push back the dates of your trip, we advise you to go in january to Colombo. more information

December: another location in Sri Lanka?

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

In december, Mirissa, Tangalle, Anuradhapura, Arisimale Beach, Bentota and Chilaw have good weather.

more information about Sri Lanka's weather in december



Seasonal average climate and temperature of Colombo in december

Check below seasonal norms These datas are set from the weather statements earlier years of december.

December
Outside temperature
Average temperature 85°F
Highest temperature 88°F
Lowest temperature 81°F
Highest record temperature 95°F
(2015)
Lowest record temperature 74°F
(2020)
Number of days at +86°F 25 day(s)
(81%)
Number of days at +65°F 31 day(s)
(100%)
Sea temperature
Average sea temperature 83°F
Lowest sea temperature 81°F
Highest sea temperature 85°F
Wind
Wind speed 16km/h
Wind temperature 81°F
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 9.8in
Number of days with rainfall 13 day(s)
(43%)
Record daily rainfall 5.1in
(2017)
Other climate data
Humidity 81%
Visibility 9.26km
Cloud cover 35%
UV index 7
Daily sunshine hours 10
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 06:14
Time of sunset 17:58
Length of day 11:44
Our opinion about the weather in december
Our opinion at whereandwhen.net tolerable


How was the weather last december?

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

01-12-2021
Clear/Sunny
76°F to 88°F
02-12-2021
Patchy rain nearby
76°F to 86°F
03-12-2021
Clear/Sunny
76°F to 92°F
04-12-2021
Patchy rain nearby
77°F to 86°F
05-12-2021
Clear/Sunny
76°F to 92°F
06-12-2021
Patchy rain nearby
77°F to 90°F
07-12-2021
Partly Cloudy
76°F to 88°F
08-12-2021
Patchy rain nearby
76°F to 88°F
09-12-2021
Clear/Sunny
76°F to 92°F
10-12-2021
Clear/Sunny
76°F to 94°F
11-12-2021
Clear/Sunny
74°F to 92°F
12-12-2021
Patchy rain nearby
76°F to 86°F
13-12-2021
Patchy rain nearby
76°F to 88°F
14-12-2021
Light rain shower
76°F to 83°F
15-12-2021
Cloudy
76°F to 79°F
16-12-2021
Partly Cloudy
76°F to 88°F
17-12-2021
Patchy rain nearby
74°F to 83°F
18-12-2021
Patchy rain nearby
76°F to 88°F
19-12-2021
Patchy rain nearby
76°F to 88°F
20-12-2021
Clear/Sunny
74°F to 88°F
21-12-2021
Patchy rain nearby
74°F to 86°F
22-12-2021
Clear/Sunny
74°F to 90°F
23-12-2021
Clear/Sunny
72°F to 92°F
24-12-2021
Clear/Sunny
72°F to 92°F
25-12-2021
Clear/Sunny
72°F to 90°F
26-12-2021
Clear/Sunny
70°F to 88°F
27-12-2021
Clear/Sunny
70°F to 92°F
28-12-2021
Clear/Sunny
70°F to 92°F
29-12-2021
Clear/Sunny
72°F to 92°F
30-12-2021
Clear/Sunny
74°F to 94°F
31-12-2021
Clear/Sunny
74°F to 94°F

Map: other cities in Sri Lanka in december

Cities near Colombo:

Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia in decembertolerable weather
Panadura in decembergood weather
Negombo in decembergood weather
Kalutara in decembergood weather
Bentota in decembergood weather
Kuliyapitiya in decembergood weather
Chilaw in decembergood weather
Adam’s peak in decembertolerable weather
Ambalangoda in decembertolerable weather
Hatton in decembertolerable weather
Neluwa in decembertolerable weather
Gampola in decembertolerable weather
Sri Lanka in december: See full list of cities

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

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Weather data for Colombo in december:

Weather data for Colombo for december 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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