Jaffna in august: average weather and climate

You plan to go to Jaffna in Sri Lanka in august : check the weather and seasonal norms on this page.

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Weather in Jaffna in august 2019

The weather in Jaffna in the month of august comes from statistical datas on the last years. You can view the weather statistics for the whole month, but also by clicking on the tabs for the beginning, the middle and the end of the month.

Average weather throughout august

Weather at 7am

Temperature: 28°C

Partly CloudyPartly Cloudy
30% of time

Moderate rain at times29%

Clear/Sunny23%

Heavy rain14%

Weather at 1pm

Temperature: 31°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
49% of time

Partly Cloudy30%

Moderate rain at times13%

Heavy rain8%

Weather at 7pm

Temperature: 32°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
59% of time

Partly Cloudy29%

Moderate rain at times9%

Moderate or heavy rain in area with thunder2%

Average weather 1-10 august

Weather at 7am

Temperature: 29°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
34% of time

Moderate rain at times28%

Partly Cloudy26%

Heavy rain6%

Weather at 1pm

Temperature: 31°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
60% of time

Partly Cloudy29%

Moderate rain at times7%

Heavy rain3%

Weather at 7pm

Temperature: 32°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
65% of time

Partly Cloudy23%

Moderate rain at times5%

Cloudy3%

Average weather 11-20 august

Weather at 7am

Temperature: 28°C

Partly CloudyPartly Cloudy
33% of time

Moderate rain at times31%

Heavy rain20%

Clear/Sunny14%

Weather at 1pm

Temperature: 31°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
37% of time

Partly Cloudy30%

Moderate rain at times20%

Heavy rain11%

Weather at 7pm

Temperature: 32°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
47% of time

Partly Cloudy37%

Moderate rain at times12%

Cloudy2%

Average weather 21-31 august

Weather at 7am

Temperature: 28°C

Partly CloudyPartly Cloudy
31% of time

Moderate rain at times26%

Clear/Sunny21%

Heavy rain15%

Weather at 1pm

Temperature: 31°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
49% of time

Partly Cloudy30%

Moderate rain at times10%

Heavy rain10%

Weather at 7pm

Temperature: 32°C

Clear/SunnyClear/Sunny
64% of time

Partly Cloudy27%

Moderate rain at times8%

Moderate or heavy rain in area with thunder2%




Climate of Jaffna in august

The climate of Jaffna in august is tolerable

the weather in Jaffna in august is wet (with 121mm of rainfall over 16 days). The weather is worst than the previous month since in july there is an average of 53mm of precipitation over 12 days.

The climate quite good in that area august. The thermometer averaged maximum of 32°C. In the morning the temperature drops to 30°C. Thus, the mean temperature average in august in Jaffna is 31°C. These temperatures are far removed from those records observed in Jaffna in august with a maximum record of 36°C in 2013 and a minimum record of 10°C in 2018. You You can hope to have about 25 days with temperatures up to 30°C, or 81 of the month.

On this month of august, day length in Jaffna is generally 12:26. Sunrise is at 06:01 and sunset is at 18:27.

With a correct weather, august is okay (but not the best) to go in Jaffna.

August: another location in Sri Lanka?

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

In august, Anuradhapura, Dambulla, Trincomalee and Wilpattu National Park have good weather.

more information about Sri Lanka's weather in august


Seasonal average climate and temperature of Jaffna in august

Check below seasonal norms These statistics are generated from the weather statements earlier years of august.

August
Outside temperature
Average temperature 31°C
Highest temperature 32°C
Lowest temperature 30°C
Highest record temperature 36°C
(2013)
Lowest record temperature 10°C
(2018)
Number of days at +30°C 25 day(s)
(81%)
Number of days at +18°C 31 day(s)
(100%)
Average sea temperature 28.9°C
Lowest sea temperature 27.5°C
Highest sea temperature 30.2°C
Wind
Wind speed 31km/h
Wind temperature 30°C
Precipitation (rainfall)
Rainfall 121mm
Number of days with rainfall 16 day(s)
(51%)
Record daily rainfall 82mm
(2010)
Other climate data
Humidity 78%
Visibility 9.73km
Cloud cover 30%
Sunrise and sunset
Time of sunrise 06:01
Time of sunset 18:27
Length of day 12:26
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 Jaffna in august 2018:

01-08-2018
Partly Cloudy
10°C to 29°C
02-08-2018
Partly Cloudy
28°C to 28°C
03-08-2018
Moderate rain at times
28°C to 28°C
04-08-2018
Partly Cloudy
28°C to 29°C
05-08-2018
Partly Cloudy
28°C to 30°C
06-08-2018
Partly Cloudy
28°C to 30°C
07-08-2018
Partly Cloudy
27°C to 29°C
08-08-2018
Partly Cloudy
28°C to 29°C
09-08-2018
Partly Cloudy
28°C to 30°C
10-08-2018
Partly Cloudy
28°C to 30°C
11-08-2018
Partly Cloudy
29°C to 30°C
12-08-2018
Partly Cloudy
29°C to 30°C
13-08-2018
Partly Cloudy
28°C to 29°C
14-08-2018
Partly Cloudy
27°C to 30°C
15-08-2018
Cloudy
26°C to 28°C
16-08-2018
Patchy rain nearby
27°C to 28°C
17-08-2018
Partly Cloudy
27°C to 29°C
18-08-2018
Partly Cloudy
27°C to 30°C
19-08-2018
Partly Cloudy
28°C to 29°C
20-08-2018
Partly Cloudy
28°C to 30°C
21-08-2018
Partly Cloudy
27°C to 29°C
22-08-2018
Partly Cloudy
28°C to 30°C
23-08-2018
Partly Cloudy
29°C to 30°C
24-08-2018
Partly Cloudy
29°C to 31°C
25-08-2018
Partly Cloudy
28°C to 30°C
26-08-2018
Partly Cloudy
28°C to 30°C
27-08-2018
Partly Cloudy
28°C to 30°C
28-08-2018
Partly Cloudy
28°C to 30°C
29-08-2018
Partly Cloudy
28°C to 30°C
30-08-2018
Partly Cloudy
28°C to 31°C
31-08-2018
Partly Cloudy
28°C to 30°C

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Map: other cities in Sri Lanka in august

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

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Cities near Jaffna:

Wilpattu National Park in augustgood weather
Anuradhapura in augustgood weather
Trincomalee in augustgood weather
Puttalam in augusttolerable weather
Dambulla in augustgood weather
Kuliyapitiya in augusttolerable weather

Sri Lanka in august: See full list of cities


Weather data for Jaffna in august:

Weather data for Jaffna for august are derived from an average of the weather forecast since 2009 in Jaffna. There is a margin of error and these forecasts are to be considered as general information only. The weather in Jaffna 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 Jaffna.

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