When is the best time to go to Galle?
When is the best time to go to Galle? Here's some information to help you in your decision:
- The best months for good weather in Galle are January and February
- On average, it is hot all year round
- The rainiest months are May, June, August and September
- The sea temperature is suitable for swimming all year round
For full information about the climate and weather in Galle a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:
|Month||Average temp.||Rainfall||Our opinion||View Details|
|January||27°C/32°C||96mm||good weather||Galle in january|
|February||27°C/33°C||103mm||good weather||Galle in february|
|March||28°C/33°C||138mm||tolerable weather||Galle in march|
|April||29°C/33°C||239mm||tolerable weather||Galle in april|
|May||29°C/32°C||568mm||tolerable weather||Galle in may|
|June||28°C/31°C||535mm||tolerable weather||Galle in june|
|July||28°C/31°C||413mm||tolerable weather||Galle in july|
|August||28°C/31°C||533mm||tolerable weather||Galle in august|
|September||28°C/31°C||459mm||tolerable weather||Galle in september|
|October||28°C/32°C||286mm||tolerable weather||Galle in october|
|November||28°C/32°C||300mm||tolerable weather||Galle in november|
|December||28°C/32°C||216mm||tolerable weather||Galle in december|
Weather and climate in Galle
- Between the months of january and february the climate is beautiful. the thermometer goes up to 33°C°C and, in february, 15 days of rain are expected.
- Between the months of march and april the climate is not good, but still OK. The record temperature this month is 37°C and it rains about 83% of the time in april.
- Between the months of may and september the climate is the worst possible. In average, on the morning it is 27°C and you can expect to have 459mm of rainfall/month during this period.
- Between the months of october and december the climate is correct. The record temperature this month is 36°C and you can expect to have 216mm of rainfall/month during this period.
Chart: temperature and rainfall in Galle
The chart below allows you to look at the following seasonal norms for the city of Galle: minimum and maximum temperatures, and the monthly volume of precipitation for each month of the year.
Map of Sri Lanka
Galle 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.